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Robot could become the 'weapon' of choice for detecting and treating prostate cancer

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A robot could become the 'weapon' of choice for detecting and treating the most common cancer in men, improving results and reducing side effects.

Period4 Oct 2018 → 5 Oct 2018

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TitleResearchers and scientists from the University of Portsmouth have been developing a robot as the new ‘weapon of choice’ to detect and treat the most common cancer in men.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletEngineering and Technology
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/10/18
DescriptionThe £3.3m project, involving computer experts from the University of Portsmouth, has been described as a “potentially game-changing” way of improving the accuracy of prostate cancer biopsies and brachytherapy, a treatment for some forms of the disease.
Producer/AuthorSiobhan Doyle
URLhttps://eandt.theiet.org/content/articles/2018/10/scientists-developing-robot-to-help-detect-and-treat-prostate-cancer/
PersonsAshraf Labib, Dylan Jones
TitleA robot could become the 'weapon' of choice for detecting and treating the most common cancer in men, improving results and reducing side effects.
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletNews Medical Life Sciences
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/10/18
Producer/AuthorJames Ives
URLhttps://www.news-medical.net/news/20181004/Robot-could-become-the-weapon-of-choice-for-detecting-and-treating-prostate-cancer.aspx
PersonsAshraf Labib, Dylan Jones

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