Progress in robotics for combating infectious diseases

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Science Robotics  31 Mar 2021:
Vol. 6, Issue 52, eabf1462
DOI: 10.1126/scirobotics.abf1462

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vol. 6 no. 52

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  • Received October 22, 2020
  • Accepted March 9, 2021
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  1. Anzhu Gao1,2,
  2. Robin R. Murphy3,
  3. Weidong Chen1,2,
  4. Giulio Dagnino4,5,
  5. Peer Fischer6,7,
  6. Maximiliano G. Gutierrez8,
  7. Dennis Kundrat4,
  8. Bradley J. Nelson9,
  9. Naveen Shamsudhin9,
  10. Hao Su10,
  11. Jingen Xia11,12,13,14,
  12. Ajmal Zemmar15,16,
  13. Dandan Zhang4,
  14. Chen Wang11,12,13,14,17 and
  15. Guang-Zhong Yang1,*
  1. 1Institute of Medical Robotics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 200240 Shanghai, China.
  2. 2Department of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 200240 Shanghai, China.
  3. 3Humanitarian Robotics and AI Laboratory, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA.
  4. 4Hamlyn Centre for Robotic Surgery, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK.
  5. 5University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands.
  6. 6Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany.
  7. 7Micro, Nano, and Molecular Systems Laboratory, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Stuttgart, Germany.
  8. 8Francis Crick Institute, 1 Midland Road, London NW1 1AT, UK.
  9. 9Multi-Scale Robotics Lab, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
  10. 10Biomechatronics and Intelligent Robotics Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, City University of New York, City College, New York, NY 10031, USA.
  11. 11Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Center of Respiratory Medicine, China-Japan Friendship Hospital, 100029 Beijing, China.
  12. 12National Center for Respiratory Medicine, 100029 Beijing, China.
  13. 13Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, 100029 Beijing, China.
  14. 14National Clinical Research Center for Respiratory Diseases, 100029 Beijing, China.
  15. 15Department of Neurosurgery, Henan Provincial People’s Hospital, Henan University People’s Hospital, Henan University School of Medicine, 7 Weiwu Road, 450000 Zhengzhou, China.
  16. 16Department of Neurosurgery, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, 200 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202, USA.
  17. 17Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, 100730 Beijing, China.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: guang-zhong.yang{at}


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