Futurama, the robot surgeon that attacks tumors without surgery04/11/2015
It has two mechanical arms and is called Futura the first robot programmed to fight tumors 'without fail', primarily those of the kidney and liver, without needles nor scalpels and without harming healthy cells. And 'the result of the project funded by the European Commission with three million and coordinated by Italy, with the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna of Pisa.
Future (short for 'Focused Ultrasound Therapy Using Robotic Approaches') is a robot surgeon who replaced the scalpel with ultrasound: with the help of ultrasound, identifies the diseased tissue and targets with beams of focused ultrasound high intensity (Hifu), killing cancer cells while leaving healthy cells intact around them. It 'also a robot' intelligent ', able to learn from experience and thereby making interventions more precise.