Teleflex – Robotics for flexible endoscopic surgery

The Teleflex project is a cooperation of the Meander Medical Centre (Amersfoort), DEMCON advanced mechatronics (Oldenzaal) and four departments of the UT:

 

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Technical Medicine

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Control Engineering

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Mechanical Automation and Mechatronics

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Design, Production and Management

The project aims at improving the quality of minimal invasive surgical operations. Teleflex develops a tele-manipulation system for intuitive control and optimal ergonomics to control flexible endoscopes and their instruments.