Tactile Imaging Sensor Can Assist Doctors With Early Identification of Tumors, Temple University Study  
1/24/2012 7:33:22 AM

A key part of a medical patient's physical examination is performed through touch, but the doctor can only glean so much information from what he feels. That's why Temple University researchers have created a prototype device that will not only emulate human tactile sensation, but quantify it as well.