‘Meet the Robot’: LewisGale’s new tool in lung cancer detection

Roanoke Valley News

SALEM, Va. (WFXR) — At the Salem Civic Center on Wednesday, LewisGale showcased their newest technology in the early detection of lung cancer – a robot.

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Lung cancer makes up 25 percent of cancer deaths.

Using a minimally invasive procedure, the robot takes biopsies in the lung to help with early detection of lung cancer.

During a live demonstration at the Salem Civic Center on Wednesday, Nov. 10, those in attendance were able to see the robot in action with a model lung.

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