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Active implants: tiny, but big comfort for patients

Interview with Michael Fink, President Sales & Marketing at Micro Systems Technologies Management AG

The trend towards miniaturization is progressing in medical technology. This in turn also means that electronics must be adapted to size relations, for example of implants. Smaller structures and components are in demand as never before. Thus, the demands on the technology and production simultaneously grow.

30/10/2015

Photo: Michael Fink

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