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Medtech Hotspot Tübingen: Where Tradition Meets High Tech

By Thomas Klein -
In the region surrounding the old university town of Tübingen, high-tech start-ups benefit from proximity to universities, clinics and established medtech companies.
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New Software Enhances the Diagnosis of Cancer

By Thomas Klein -
Researchers have developed software that might facilitate the diagnosis of cancer. The program is able to identify cancer cells in tissue sections and demonstrate the presence of specific biomarkers on cells based on algorithms.
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Is Siemens Selling Its Health IT Business?

By Thomas Klein -
According to a Bloomberg report, Siemens is contemplating to sell its Healthcare IT business. The article quotes anonymous “people familiar with the plans” that Siemens might sell the unit that could be worth more than one billion Euro.
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Is Siemens Selling Its Health IT Business?

By Thomas Klein -
According to a Bloomberg report, Siemens is contemplating to sell its Healthcare IT business. The article quotes anonymous “people familiar with the plans” that Siemens might sell the unit that could be worth more than one billion Euro.
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Why Philips Healthcare Chief Had to Leave

By Thomas Klein -
Philips CEO Frans van Houten will take over the company’s medical device business. The disappointing performance of the division has cost the former department head Deborah Di Sanzo her job.
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Bioprinting Takes the Next Big Hurdle

By Ute Eppinger -
Australian & US researchers found a new way to support the vascularization of bio-printed tissues.
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Device Combines Five Imaging Techniques

By Ute Eppinger -
Biomedical researchers can now conduct five different imaging studies in one scan with a state-of-the-art preclinical molecular imaging system.
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A Luminous Fabric for Treating New-Born Jaundice

By Bernard Banga -
NeoMedLight is currently developing a luminous sleeping bag for treating new-born jaundice. The device is at the crossroads of weaving, optic fibres and phototherapy.
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How to Win Tenders

By Thomas Klein -
Since tenders are becoming more important, it is crucial for Medtech companies to systematically gather as much information as possible on tendering processes, stakeholders, and competitors in order to make the right decisions.
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Sleep Apnoea Patients Get Rid of the Mask

By Ute Eppinger -
Central sleep apnoea (CSA) is a dangerous comorbidity in approximately 35% of heart failure patients and doubles the risk of death. A new implantable device treats central sleep apnoea.
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