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TU Delft research brings significant improvement in genetic analysis of tumours

16 April 2014

Every tumour is unique and requires specific treatment. A thorough and complete analysis of the genetic activity in the tumour cells is necessary to determine the appropriate treatment. Researchers at TU Delft, in collaboration with researchers from Columbia University and the Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital have achieved significant improvements in this type of analysis. The results were...Continue

 

Delft training system for keyhole surgery provides greater insight into forces

31 March 2014

Keyhole surgery is particularly difficult, so good training for surgeons is essential. Tim Horeman has improved several aspects of this training. He has demonstrated that force and motion measurements give an objective assessment of a surgeon’s skills, and that direct feedback on the force applied enhances the learning effect. On Tuesday 1 April, Horeman has been awarded his PhD at TU Delft for...Continue

 
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