The Operating Room X (OR-X) is an open-access center for surgical research and training. As a national research infrastructure, OR-X combines a highly realistic surgical environment with cutting-edge technology. At the heart of OR-X is a fully equipped operating room, designed for tomorrow's surgical research and training.More about OR-X
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What makes OR-X different?
OR-X – for Surgical Excellence
Our mission is to improve tomorrow's surgery by creating and implementing innovative and disruptive technologies that transform the standard of care and ultimately benefit patients.
A word from the initiator
Today, most surgical research and education takes place in a real operating room. Practical skills are taught on patients. As a technologically advanced research and education infrastructure, OR-X is an ideal environment for surgical training using real instruments and the latest surgical technologies, without compromising patient care. It is also a platform for developing surgical innovations that can be quickly and safely translated into clinical practice.
Facts and figures
- 18.2 0 Surgical data in gigabytes
- 0 0 Scientific articles
- 92 0 Trained medical professionals
- 42 0 R&D experiments
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OR-X officially opened
The OR-X Translational Center for Surgery is officially opened.
OR-X goes online
The Translational Center for Surgery OR-X has a new online presence.
Recognized as a national research infrastructure
OR-X has been included by the Swiss Federation in the list of national research infrastructures.