This ingestible origami 'robot' is made of meat and unfolds in your stomach


Publication Title
The Verge
Publication Date
May 13 2016
Creators/Contributors
Daniela Rus (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Researchers from MIT have designed a new ingestible "robot" that could one day be used to patch internal wounds, deliver medicine, or remove accidentally swallowed objects from the stomach.
HCI Platform
Ingestible
Location on Body
Abdomen
Technology Keywords
Robotics

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How to cite this entry
Daniela Rus. (May 13 2016). "This ingestible origami 'robot' is made of meat and unfolds in your stomach". The Verge. Fabric of Digital Life. http://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1722