Researcher of Fraunhofer Institute in Germany has developed a unique and tiny camera. The size of the camera is no longer than a grain of salt. This “Microcamera” invention is considered a revolution in medical history as it can take images inside a human body.
Size of this camera is 1 cubic meter (Shown above next to the syringe) almost equals to 1 grain of salt.The camera resolution is 0.06 megapixel and can do all the tasks it was designed for. After every medical procedure the camera get disposed of.
The camera is considered to be a replacement of expensive endoscopic procedures. After every procedure the endoscopic equipment need to be sterilized while this camera is disposable and can’t be reused. It is considered more safe for endoscopic treatments.