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Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain’s blood vessels

August 28, 2019

Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain’s blood vessels

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Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office

MIT engineers have developed a magnetically steerable, thread-like robot that can actively glide through narrow, winding pathways, such as the labrynthine vasculature of the brain.

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IBM gives artificial intelligence computing at MIT a lift

August 26, 2019

IBM gives artificial intelligence computing at MIT a lift

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Kim Martineau | MIT Quest for Intelligence

IBM designed Summit, the fastest supercomputer on Earth, to run the calculation-intensive models that power modern artificial intelligence (AI). Now MIT is about to get a slice. 

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