This Tiny Robot Could Someday Go Through Our Body Carrying Drugs

Milli-Bot

Milli-Bot

By: Anson Zhong

An advancement to medicine and soft robotics come from the millirobot recently created from the City University Of Hong Kong.

A team of researchers from the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) have created a tiny soft robotic millipede that could one day carrying medicine to patients.

The milli-bot structure is measures in thickness 0.15 mm, each leg measure to 0.65 mm, 0.6 mm apart from each leg and milli-bot is also light as a feather.

https://interestingengineering.com/this-millipede-like-soft-robot-could-one-day-deliver-drugs-inside-your-body

This related to engineering because of biomedical engineering this robot can one day help us in our body medically.

And the robot is light, so that it can glide throughout the body to help deliver medicine in our bodies.