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MEDICA MECINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE

MEDICA MECINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE

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Cardiology in the cloud – Interview with Cardiomatics Sp. z o.o.

MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM

Physiotherapy

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Olympic champion Heike Henkel at MEDICA 2021

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Relax at the touch of a button – Interview with Magic Horizons GmbH

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Improving rehab devices with experience – Interview with Enraf-Nonius B.V.

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Telemedicine at MEDICA 2021 - Boom through Corona?

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Clear signals in uncertain times – Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH

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Focus on patients and caregivers – Interview Völker GmbH

Photo: disposable mechanical ventilator Life Control ReSt; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

The Corona pandemic is also reflected in the products of many exhibitors: Egemen International, for example, present their disposable mechanical ventilator Life Control ReSt at MEDICA 2021, which can also be used in COVID 19 emergencies. Oxygen delivery from 50 to 100 percent can be easily adjusted with just one switch.

Egemen International TMT Tibbi Medikal Malz. San. ve Tic. A.S

Hall 7 / Stand B35 – B37

Photo: colorful disposable containers on a white wall; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

MA-COM d.o.o. offers its customers optimal equipment for the operating room, laboratory and hospital. As safety is the most important thing in the medical field, the company ensures that its production facilities go beyond the requirements. Using the latest techniques, MA-COM d.o.o. produces high-quality devices, equipment and accessories for the medical field.

MA-COM d.o.o.

Hall 7a / Stand C05

Photo: Soap dispenser in different colors, mounted on a white wall; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

A clean business for 50 years: For Hagleitner Global Hygiene GmbH, the focus is on innovative hygiene solutions that also appeal through their design. The company manufactures soap and paper dispensers as well as dosing systems at its Austrian headquarters. The chemical-technical production is among the most modern in Europe.

Hagleitner Global Hygiene GmbH

Hall 5 / Stand D11

Photo: a man is sitting at the stand of Carine Europe GmbH and sews some white textiles; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

High quality equipment is fundamental for work in the hospital. Carine Europe GmbH offers its customers an extensive range of hospital clothing products, with different types of garments and textiles enabling the company to respond flexibly to a changing market. From the initial design to the delivery of the product – Carine Europe GmbH offers a comprehensive service.

Carine Europe GmbH

Hall 5 / Stand K11

Photo: different models of human muscles and bones; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Getting to know the human being as accurately as possible – to make this possible, the Coburg Training Center produces muscle models that look deceptively real. They are used in various education and training programs and are created in close cooperation with renowned experts – thus a high scientific standard can be achieved.

Coburger Lehrmittelanstalt Inh. Hans Sommer e.K.

Hall 5 / Stand C56

Photo: Various shoes for medical professionals; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Medical staff often set distance records in their daily work – between treatment rooms, laboratory departments and hospital corridors. This makes good footwear all the more important. The Polish company Eldan offers textiles for medical professionals, including a wide range of designs for comfortable and durable leather footwear.

Eldan Sp. z o.o. Sp.K.

Hall 16 / Stand B42

Photo: Centrifuge from ELEKTRO-MAG A.S; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

A product so new that there isn't even a product name yet, let alone a brochure or product page for it – that's what ELEKTRO-MAG S.A offers at MEDICA 2021. This centrifuge is equipped with interchangeable rotors – and also with a sensor that detects when the maximum number of rotations has been reached.

ELEKTRO-MAG A.S

Hall 11 / Stand E25

Photo: Exoskeleton from MEBSTER s.r.o.; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

This exoskeleton gives back some mobility and independence to people who are paralyzed from the waist down. An additional walking aid is needed for stabilization. The exoskeleton is characterized by the fact that it is comparatively handy and light as well as foldable and thus transportable. It also has a Bluetooth connection that allows medical personnel to access and evaluate the movement data.

MEBSTER s.r.o.

Hall 15 / Stand H 32

Photo: Several colorful stones and figures as well as a model container on green artificial lawn; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

To all fans of Tetris: Heads up! Medical products not only need to be manufactured, sold and used, they also have to be transported. To make transportation more efficient, there is software for logistics departments that helps to optimize the utilization of loading space – to be seen at EasyCargo at MEDICA 2021.

EasyCargo – Load efficiently

Hall 15 / Stand H32

Photo: Medical thermometer in animal form from PolyGreen Germany; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Temperature measurement is not always well received by children, even if it is actually harmless and pain-free. With a little story about Penguin Penny, Frog Freddie or Dolphin Diana, it is possible to overcome the resistance of these young patients. The animal-shaped medical thermometers from PolyGreen Germany are ideally suited for this purpose.

PolyGreen Germany GmbH

Hall 11 / Stand E47

Photo: Flowmeters from HERSILL, S.L.; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

In medicine, more than in almost any other discipline, precision matters. Flowmeters like these from Spanish manufacturer Hersill compensate for pressure fluctuations in the supply line, ensuring a steady flow of gas to the patient, precisely according to the selected volume settings.

HERSILL, S.L.

Hall 11 / Stand D24

Photo: Demonstration of a video endoscopy; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

I-depth look in miniature format! At MEDICA 2021, MPI is presenting a flexible video endoscope with a lens diameter of just 2.3 millimeters. According to MPI, this device is thus unique in its tininess and helps to examine even the tiniest newborns endoscopically.

MPI Inc.

Hall 10 / Stand G22

Photo: Caducy application for contactless measurement of vital signs on a smartphone; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Sit relaxed, take a selfie for 30 seconds, get results – that's how easy non-contact measurement of vital signs works with Caducy. The system from I-Virtual SAS works with a simple camera and enables real-time assessment of vital signs. Caducy can be used with any device with a camera (PC, smartphone, tablet).

I-Virtual SAS

Hall 15 / Stand E10

Photo: Bone implants from Narang Medical Ltd.; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Break a leg? We would hope not. But when a fracture does happen, these orthopedic implants from Narang Medical Ltd. in India come in handy. The variety of shapes corresponds to the multitude of bones, joints and places in the human body where the implants stabilize broken parts.

Narang Medical Ltd.

Hall 10 / Stand F62

Photo: Disinfection device in the design of a ladybug; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

This adorable ladybug buzzes through the hallways and rooms of pediatric practices and pediatric departments in clinics. The portable air disinfector of the Nocotech series from OXY'PHARM is not only cute to look at, but also kills pathogens with biodegradable and well-tolerated disinfectants.

OXY’PHARM SAS

Hall 10 / Stand F70

Photo: Plexiglas hands with several finger pulse oximeters from Yuwell; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

No, these are not fashion accessories and one per person is enough. You don't need to specify a ring size for the small handy finger pulse oximeters from Yuwell in China, they still reliably measure the pulse rate and the oxygen content in the blood.

Yuwell

Hall 11 / Stand A42

Photo: Several wire baskets from C.B.M. S.r.l.; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Where there's cutting, there's blood. That is true at least for surgery. All the more important is the careful and complete sterilization of surgical instruments. For this purpose, C.B.M. is presenting wire baskets of various sizes and formats at MEDICA 2021.

C.B.M. S.r.l.

Hall 11 / Stand A60

Photo: TUGI applicators in pink and blue lie together with syringes in a box; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Confidence and safety for administering medication from pre-filled syringes: High-quality medical-grade silicone, patent-protected design, thoughtful ergonomics and a cheerful look take away stress, worry and anxiety. TUGI has a velvety feel and gives users the confidence and reassurance they need for safe medication use. The global product launch took place at MEDICA 2021.

PROMOTON s.r.o.

Hall 15 / Stand H32

Photo: CuratOR LX3240-MR monitor; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

EIZO GmbH introduces its first 32-inch 8-megapixel medical color monitor for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) at MEDICA 2021. The CuratOR LX3240-MR is specifically suited for operation in a medical environment and is tailored for image display near a strong magnetic field such as that of an MRI machine. The monitor can be mounted on an equipment cart or on a ceiling mount.

EIZO GmbH

Hall 10/ Stand H41

Photo: Enjoyourspace / Médicascreen employee in front of a product banner; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Médicascreen aims to provide both caregivers and patients with the best possible comfort in everyday hospital life, thanks to sustainable partitioning solutions adapted to the conditions of clinics. Ergonomic, hygienic and aesthetic, Médicascreen medical partitions and boxes help fight nosocomial infections and respect the dignity and well-being of the patient, while simplifying the work of professional staff.

Enjoyourspace / Médicascreen

Hall 17 / Stand B73

Photo: A medication filing system, as well as a printer for labels and a monitor next to which empty blister packs are kept; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

The biggest source of mistakes in pharmacies, hospitals or care centers is incorrect medication dosage. With the FARMA Z80C, this is a thing of the past. The robot from the company FARMADOSIS, S.L. produces individualized medication blisters in under one minute so that treatments adherence is ensured. This saves costs and time.

FARMADOSIS, S.L.

Hall 12 / Stand B20

Photo: High-tone frequency therapy unit from WeWoThom GmbH; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

High-tone frequency therapy against pain: For back and joint pain, muscle tension and menstrual cramps, WeWoThom MP helps to combat the pain and its causes. The miniature medical technology application can be used at work, on the go or even at night.

WeWoThom GmbH

Hall 15 / Stand H22

Photo: LED device laying together with a KATARI® brochure on a table; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Light on – goodbye germs, bacteria and viruses. The KATARI® LED lamp emits ultraviolet UV-C light and thus kills pathogens including SARS-CoV2. The device was developed by simaco Elettromeccanica, based in Corte Palasio, northern Italy.

Simaco Elettromeccanica Srl

Hall 11 / Stand A41

Photo: Measurement of corneal thickness with the pachymeter; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

For British start-up Occuity Ltd., the eye is the window into health. With their handheld, non-contacting optical pachymeter, presented for the first time at MEDICA, corneal thickness can be measured in just a few seconds, thus facilitating a possible glaucoma diagnosis. In addition, the MM1 MultiMeter also prvides the additional sets as of a pupillometry for measuring visual acuity.

Occuity Ltd. / ABHI UK Pavillon

Hall 16 / Stand J42

Photo: SYREN Move by LINAUS SRL; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Completely showered in seven minutes: SYREN Move makes it possible to shower people in need of care directly in bed. The water stream is very soft and yet highly focused, so that the punctual application can always be carried out precisely, even for individual parts of the body.

LINAUS SRL

Hall 17 / Stand D18

Photo: UVD robot from Blue Ocean Robotics ApS; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

UVD robot against viruses and bacteria: The mobile, fully autonomous robot can disinfect not only surfaces but also the air with UVC light. This comprehensive infection control and prevention solution enables hospitals to reduce disease transmission by deactivating more than 99.99 percent of bacteria and microorganisms within about ten minutes in a patient room.

Blue Ocean Robotics ApS

Hall 11 / Stand C61

Photo: Cooling vest from INUTEQ; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

The cooling vests, originally developed for the Dutch team at the Tokyo Olympics, were adapted by INUTEQ International B.V with the onset of the COVID 19 pandemic and optimized for use in COVID care to help hospital staff cool down under protective clothing.

INUTEQ International B.V.

Hall 4 / Stand F59

Photo: Device from the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft for stem cell process technology; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

With stem cells to new drugs? The Fraunhofer Project Center for Stem Cell Process Technology SPT is working on processes for the mass production of stem cells. Novel materials are being used to enable the cells to be produced industrially to high quality standards in the future. The aim is to develop drugs against previously incurable diseases such as Alzheimer's.

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V.

Hall 3 / Stand E74

Photo: Aktiia wristband for blood pressure measurement; Copyright: beta-web/Wichtrup

Aktiia SA is the world's first company to offer continuous blood pressure measurement on the wrist. The wearable is a quantum leap in medical care, providing accurate long-term monitoring, diagnosis and treatment of hypertension in a very convenient way.

Aktiia SA

Hall 12 / Stand D21

Photo: Movesense wearable sensors; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Wearable all-rounder: The open sensor development platform Movesense makes it possible to develop a wearable quickly and cost-effectively. The sensors can be used to monitor basically anything that moves - be it in the field of sports, health or research. Movesense was founded by Finnish sports watch brand Suunto.

Movesense Oy

Hall 12 / Stand D21

Photo: Device for rapid testing of multi-resistant germs; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Rapid test for multidrug-resistant pathogens: For the method – developed by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques IPM in collaboration with LMU Munich – a single DNA molecule is already sufficient for pathogen detection. Future field of application: point-of-care diagnostics in hospital wards or doctors' offices.

Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques IPM / LMU Munich

hall 3 / stand E74

Photo: Digital positioning aid STX-FIX stands next to a laptop showing how it works on the monitor; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

High-precision radiation therapy for brain tumors: The STX-FIX digital positioning aid can be used to locate exactly where the head is in the linear accelerator. Three displays show the exact positioning so that the radiation can hit the tumor in a precisely targeted manner.

Research for the future c/o Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg Transfer- u. Gründerzentrum

hall 3 / stand D94

News from the exhibitors at MEDICA and COMPAMED

Fodeco Food Development Company hits the mark at MEDICA 2021
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Somnics Inc.’s iNAP Wins Another Taiwan Excellence Award for New Oral Interface Accessory
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UK HealthTech Industry Looks Forward to Reuniting at MEDICA 2021
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UK MedTech firm, Occuity, to showcase first device at MEDICA 2021 after successfully raising over £2m
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Prima 320 Advance anaesthetic machine now available with anaesthetic gas monitoring
The Penlon Prima 320 Advance anaesthetic machine is now available with Masimo® anaesthetic gas monitoring option. Penlon Limited announces the immediate launch of the updated Penlon Prima 320...
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Sandvik acquires Polyfil
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World’s first handheld, non-contacting optical pachymeter showcased at MEDICA 2021
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TriMedika showcases pioneering hospital non-contact thermometer at MEDICA 2021
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News from the editors of MEDICA-tradefair.com

New algorithm could save lives: Predicts COVID-related intensive care unit resource use
A new algorithm can predict how many patients will need intensive COVID-related healthcare. This is valuable knowledge when it comes to prioritising caregivers and ventilators in individual hospitals. The innovation could save lives, according to the UCPH.
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New PET imaging-based tool detects liver inflammation from fatty liver disease
A UC Davis Health team has developed a first-of-its-kind positron emission tomography (PET) scan imaging-based tool to detect liver inflammation in patients affected with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
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Compact CRISPR system enables portable COVID-19 testing
A new form of CRISPR technology that takes advantage of a compact RNA-editing protein could lead to improved diagnostic tests for COVID-19.The platform, developed by bioengineer Magdy Mahfouz and his KAUST colleagues, relies on a miniature form of the Cas13 protein that some microbes use to defend themselves from viruses.
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New NHS imaging resource assists AI in the COVID-19 fight
Published in the Open-Access, Open-Data journal GigaScience is the National COVID-19 Chest Imaging Database (NCCID), a centralised database containing chest X-rays, Computed Tomography (CT) and MRI scans from patients across the UK.
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X-ray image throws light on neurodegenerative disease
Researchers at the University of Göttingen and University Medical Center Göttingen have now found a new technique to measure and quantify neuronal tissue architecture in three dimensions and at high resolution, which enabled them to identify changes in neurons in Alzheimer's.
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Wearable device can detect and reverse opioid overdose
A research team at the University of Washington has developed a wearable device to detect and reverse an opioid overdose. The device, worn on the stomach like an insulin pump, senses when a person stops breathing and moving, and injects naloxone, a lifesaving antidote that can restore respiration.
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USZ deploys new UV-C disinfection robot
To further increase patient safety, an ultraviolet C disinfection robot has recently been deployed at the University Hospital Zurich (USZ). It is the first of its kind in a Swiss hospital and cleans patient rooms with UV-C rays that kill pathogens.
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AI helps to correct distortions in in vivo photoacoustic images of humans
Obtaining an accurate speed of sound (SoS) inside the body leads to improved resolution of ultrasound or photoacoustic (PA) images. However, it is difficult to accurately predict the SoS since it differs from person to person, depending on the random distribution of muscle, bone, and fat in each individual.
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Better images for science
In order to detect and research diseases, it is important to look inside the body. For this purpose, there are various imaging methods – from ultrasound examinations to X-rays and computer tomography. Molecular imaging provides a particularly precise insight, showing biological processes and organ functions "live".
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Common wearable fitness tracker helps clinicians assess at-home recovery after kids' surgery
A recent study from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago found that using a consumer-grade wearable device to track a child's heart rate and physical activity after surgery could help clinicians decide if at-home recovery is going as expected or if an emergency department (ED) visit is needed to address possible complications.
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Fighting blood diseases with artificial intelligence
How can we better diagnose blood diseases? A research group aims to answer this question with artificial intelligence (AI). Their goal is to facilitate the time-consuming analysis of bone marrow cells under the microscope. The researchers developed the largest open-source database on microscopic images of bone marrow cells to date.
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New imaging technology may reduce need for skin biopsies
Instead of surgically removing a sample of skin, sending it to a lab and waiting several days for results, your dermatologist takes pictures of a suspicious-looking lesion and quickly produces a detailed, microscopic image of the skin.
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New method makes masked proteins in nerve cells visible
An international team of scientists developed a new method and visualized specific receptor proteins in nerve cells that are important for learning. The results were published in the renowned journal Nature Communications.
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Serious mental illness? There's an app for that
People with a serious mental illness often have dysfunctional beliefs that spiral them downward. They feel stigmatized. They may believe people are out to get them. They might think they will never get better. Wanting to address these dysfunctional beliefs, researchers created a smartphone app with daily game-like exercises to help people with a serious mental illness reassess their beliefs.
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Gutenberg Gait Database published
Gait disorders manifest themselves in various ways: One walks with small tripping steps, another drags a leg while walking. In one case, a foot does not roll over the sole of the foot, and in another, a foot is not lifted sufficiently but is rather dragged across the floor.
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AI and genomic surveillance combine to detect health care infectious disease outbreaks
By coupling machine learning with whole genome sequencing, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Carnegie Mellon University scientists greatly improved the quick detection of infectious disease outbreaks within a hospital setting over traditional methods for tracking outbreaks.
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Deep learning for extremity radiographs confounded by labels
According to an open-access Editor's Choice article in ARRS' American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), convolutional neural networks (CNN) trained to identify abnormalities on upper extremity radiographs are susceptible to a ubiquitous confounding image feature that could limit their clinical utility: radiograph labels.
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Artificial intelligence–based method predicts risk of atrial fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation—an irregular and often rapid heart rate—is a common condition that often leads to the formation of clots in the heart that can travel to the brain to cause a stroke. A researchers team has developed an artificial intelligence–based method for identifying patients who are at risk for developing atrial fibrillation and could therefore benefit from preventative measures.
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Doctors can use CT scans with less radiation to diagnose appendicitis
A new paper in the British Journal of Surgery, published by Oxford University Press, indicates it's now possible to diagnose appendicitis using low-dose CT scans, decreasing the radiation exposure, which is of significant clinical importance especially in young patients.
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Simple and cheap urine test can detect urothelial cancers in Lynch Syndrome patients
Researchers have shown for the first time that it is possible to detect signs of urothelial cancer using a simple, postal, urine test in Lynch Syndrome (LS) patients who are at high risk of developing tumours.
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Progress in the imaging of metabolic processes
A research team in Kiel has developed new contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging in order to be able to make biochemical processes visible.
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Diabetes retinal screening through deep learning
Diabetic retinopathy (DR), a complication of the retina brought about by diabetes, is one of the most frequent reasons for vision loss in European adults between 25 and 60 years of age. When detected early, treatment can effectively reduce or prevent vision loss. To date however, national screening programs have been available in only a few countries and even then, they are costly.
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Development of artificial intelligence technology for producing CT images based on MRI
Transcranial focused ultrasound can be used to treat degenerative movement disorders, intractable pain, and mental disorders by delivering ultrasound energy to a specific area of the brain without opening the skull. This treatment must be performed with an image-based technology that can locate the brain lesions. Doctors typically use CT to obtain information about a patient's skull.
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Supercomputers joined the fight against antibiotic resistance
The development of antibiotics is one of the most significant breakthroughs in medicine. However, pathogens develop resistance mechanisms that thwart the effectiveness of antibiotics. Around 700,000 people die every year because of such resistant bacteria. Thanks to simulation strategies, supercomputers can help speed up the much-needed development of new antibiotic variants.
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A new pandemic simulator helps predict the evolution of pandemics
Researchers from the Universitat Politècnica de València, belonging to the ALFA group of the Valencian Institute of Artificial Intelligence (VRAIN), have participated in the development and validation of a new pandemic simulator that helps to predict the evolution of pandemics in different epidemiological scenarios.
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Industry News

Fodeco Food Development Company hits the mark at MEDICA 2021
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Read more
Somnics Debuts Omni9 Home Sleep Testing Device at MEDICA 2021
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Read more
Fodeco launches Mango and Maracuja Fruttino: a delicious dessert for people with dysphagia.
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Somnics, Inc. Showcases iNAP Lab+ Remote OSA Therapy Services at MEDICA 2021
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UK HealthTech Industry Looks Forward to Reuniting at MEDICA 2021
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Tianlong’s mobile laboratory has greatly enhanced the testing capability in Xiamen
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Tianlong’s anti-epidemic star product——PANA9600S Automatic Nucleic Acid Workstation has contributed to global epidemic prevention and control
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All Norwegian health trusts are now using CheckWare within mental health and addiction
CheckWare's digital solution for specialist health services is now being used by all health trusts in Norway within mental health and addiction. For the vast majority of health trusts, it has taken...
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On Display at MEDICA 2021 for the First Time: Dotz Nano’s End-to-End Mega-Diagnostic Platform for En-Masse, Rapid and Precise Diagnosis of COVID-19
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Medten USA Inc. Opens Irvine, CA warehouse
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Wincomm Powerful Medical AI Panel PC Extend to 24 Inch WMP-24K - Ready for Medical Edge AI Applications
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Bulbitech closes € 2 million grant with Norwegian Research Council
Bulbitech announces it has been granted 20.2 MNOK from the Norwegian Research Council for the further validation, commercialization and development of its technology. Funds will be used in a project...
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DDC Dolphin showcases next-generation eco-friendly medical pulp macerator at MEDICA 2021
DDC Dolphin – a specialist sluice/dirty utility room equipment manufacturer and global supplier – will be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021 (15 – 18 November 2021) to showcase their...
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Ground-breaking medical saws enhancing patient safety showcased at MEDICA 2021
British manufacturer Medezine – who develop high quality medical equipment, primarily focused on medical saws, scissors and instruments – will be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021 (15 – 18...
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Revolutionary non-invasive technology supporting early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease showcased at MEDICA 2021
Manus Neurodynamica Limited (“Manus”), who develop and market products and technologies for neuromotor assessment, will be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021 (15 – 18 November 2021) to launch...
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Pioneering prostate biopsy device showcased at MEDICA 2021
UK manufacturer JEB Technologies Ltd, a specialist product development company for the medical device industry, will be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021 on the (15 – 18 November 2021) to &#...
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