Iranian scientists managed to build the first indigenous tactile tumor detector robot for breast cancer as they took another giant scientific step.
The smart robot built for the first time in Iran is used for three-dimensional detection of breast tumor.It is developed by Iranian Polytechnic Amir Kabir University.
The device designed based on syntactic touch does not impose any damage to the patient's texture, including assembly of X-ray in the body or damages due to biopsy.
The robot is able to differentiate between malignant and benign cancers with 95/5 percent.
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