11/04/2018The transport of clinical samples requires the reliable protection of both the shipped sample and its environment. The right packaging plays a crucial role. We have visited the Versapak Company, which makes –among many other items- protective bags used for the safe transportation of clinical samples.
25/01/2018State-of-the-art medical technology requires miniaturized devices offering additional and more complex functionalities. Which technologies will meet these requirements in the future? We are visiting Heraeus in Hanau, where the CerMet technology has been developed - particularly for miniaturized medical implants and sensors.
21/12/20173D printing brings with it many design possibilities, and thus many different applications that are also of interest to medicine. At the BiomaTiCS research centre at the Mainz University Medical Center, Germany, we took a closer look at two different applications of 3D printing: the production of patient-specific models and bioprinting for regenerative medicine.