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


Publication Title
The Verge
Publication/Creation Date
May 13 2016
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
Stomach
Technology Keywords
Robotics, Robots

Date archived
June 23 2016
Last edited
November 26 2018
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. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1722