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  • The Logibody team at the award ceremony.

    Research team mentored by MSB-PI Hendrik Dietz receives m4 Award

    Developing a nanoswitch for antibodies

    25 Oct 2019 | A research team mentored by MSB-PI Hendrik Dietz has received a m4 Award. They have developed a nanoswitch made from DNA that will allow immunotherapies against cancer to target tumors more specifically.

  • Humanoid robot covered with artificial skin encounters a human.

    Biologically-inspired artificial skin improves sensory ability of robots

    Sensitive robots are safer

    22 Oct 2019 | Sensitive synthetic skin enables robots to sense their own bodies and surroundings: A team led by MSB-PI Gordon Cheng has created the first autonomous humanoid robot with full-body artificial skin.

  • An intra-operative augmented reality system concept.  (Image: Marc Lazarovici and Alexander Winkler

    TV feature on medical augmented reality

    The documentary W wie Wissen produced by German public television ARD shows MSB-PI Nassir Navab’s work in the field of medical augmented reality.

  • The summer school participants in the BrainLab auditorium

    Living out interdisciplinary science

    The Graduate School of BioEngineering (GSB) summer school brings together doctoral candidates from various departments at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). The scientists work in the fields of medical physics, medical informatics and robotics.