robots

picture of senior citizen reaching out to touch robot
November 17, 2020

The idea of robot companions for older adults is considered "unseemly and unthinkable," says Nancy Jecker, a professor of bioethics and humanities at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

November 17, 2020

Social isolation is worsening and detrimental to health. A bioethicist sees an opportunity: robot companions for seniors.

May 18, 2018

Robots can now create human mini-organs from stem cells.

May 17, 2018

A robotic approach to mass-producing organoids could accelerate regenerative medicine research and drug discovery.

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