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Doctor stitches a grape back together using robotics

The da Vinci Surgical System is used in this promotional video to stitch a grape back together.

The technology is designed to help perform delicate, minimally invasive surgery by enabling surgeons to perform delicate and complex operations through a few small incisions. 

The system was developed by the American company Intuitive Surgical and is used in some 200,000 surgeries around the world, most commonly for hysterectomies and prostate removals.

H/T Twisted Sifter

Bill Condie

Bill Condie

Bill Condie is a science journalist based in Adelaide, Australia.

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