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June 23rd, 2011
01:45 PM ET

Today's Big I – Endoscope Capsules

In today's BIG I we looked at the world's first self-propelled, remote-controlled endoscope capsule.

That's right, a tiny pill that you can swallow that will take pictures inside your stomach - up to two per second.

Researchers hope the invention will one day pave the way for doctors to view the digestive from esophagus to colon, including the small intestine, which traditionally has been difficult to shoot.

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