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Deregulation at heart of Japan’s new robotics revolution

curated by | November 19, 2014

TOKYO, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Neurosurgeon Tetsuya Goto had justbegun testing a robot to perform brain surgery when hediscovered Japan was moving to tighten regulations that wouldshut down his seven-year


I think more factors are needed to stimulate entrepreneurship in Japan but I’m excited by the large initiatives receiving funding under Japan’s new robotics ‘revolution’.

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