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A surgical robot used to perform an increasingly broad palette of surgical—e.g., mitral valve repair—and laparoscopic—e.g., cholecystectomy and gastric ulcer repair—procedures

da Vinci

Surgery A surgical robot for performing certain surgeries–eg, mitral valve repair and laparoscopic procedures–eg, cholecystectomy and gastric ulcer repair. See Laparoscopic surgery, Robotics, Surgical robot.
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"Leonardo da Vinci is undoubtedly one of the most renowned and influential artists in history, having left a major impact within the disciples of both art and science.
It is one of 12 simultaneous exhibitions, each displaying 12 drawings, in Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Derby, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, Southampton and Sunderland, to commemorate the 500th anniversary of da Vinci's death.
Visitors to Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery will see the intricacy of da Vinci's output through 12 works never displayed in the city before.
Now Da Vinci is looking to select an architectural firm that will complete the design.
Convinced of their common interests, the Ministry of the Interior and the Leonardo da Vinci Pole decided to develop their relations with the aim of fostering mutual knowledge and the establishment of lasting relationships.
Leonardo da Vinci (15 April 1452 - 2 May 1519) was born to Piero da Vinci (a notary) and Caterina (a peasant) in Florence.
The painting is one of fewer than 20 da Vinci paintings still in existence.
Duterte recounted a story about how Leonardo da Vinci inadvertently used the same model to depict Jesus Christ and his traitorous disciple Judas Iscariot in 'The Last Supper,' one of his greatest masterpieces.
The artwork, one of fewer than 20 paintings by Da Vinci known still to exist, was sold by Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev, who bought it in 2013 for PS96.7million.
British intelligence is waiting for him and requests that he help find Da Vinci's cave before the Russians or Iranian intelligence can find it.
The roving robot's visit to Trichy and Madurai is a part of the 20 city tour of the da Vinci Surgical robot.
The documentary, which took over two years to make, follows Tremblay as he explores Leonardo Da Vinci's life from his birth in Tuscany to his death at the Chateau du Close Luce.