14. September 2021
Logopedic Tools for the examination of the frenulum and the vertical positioning of the tongue. Originally created at APO Zdrowie to care for the health of every patient.
We have created a multidisciplinary collaboration of selected professionals. Their skills allow to correctly diagnose dysfunctions of not only the masticatory organ, but the whole body. We specialize mainly in dentistry.
13. September 2021
Thanks to our many years of experience and expertise, our worldwide network of relationships and our proven services, we offer our customers real added value.
For the design and analysis of medical devices, the ability to model multiphysics is especially important.
Visit our booth in Hall 2 Nr F 2181 to get an overview of several multiphysics modeling scenarios related to medical devices.
10. September 2021
Suction and irrigation pump dedicated to laparoscopic surgeries. The optimum adjustment of pressure and flow parameters allows for effective tissue rinsing and effective aspiration of fluid during laparoscopic procedures.
A medical fluid pump designed to deliver fluid under a given pressure to an operating area. Devices dedicated to arthroscopic, hysteroscopic and urologic surgeries. Controlled by a control unit panel or a remote controller. Used with disposable and day-use tubing sets.
9. September 2021
Novocure’s Optune is a portable medical device that treats glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer. The combination of Optune and post-surgical chemotherapy has been found to increase survival rates over post-surgical chemotherapy alone.
The website eu-mdr.eu is intended to help companies from different sectors and with different products to reach the safe haven of MDR conformity in an efficient way.
Applying telemedicine technologies in a novel model of organizing and implementing comprehensieve cardiac rehabilitation in heart failure patients - TELEREH - HF
The EHO-MINI Rehabilitation device enables comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation at a distance to be carried out in home conditions. Can optionally serve to locate patients (GPS) and create patient safe zones (geofencing).
High quality arthroscopic shaver system controlled via handpiece or via footswitch. Featuring extremely efficient and robust handpiece characterized by ergonomic and compact construction. Designed to complete the procedure precisely at the minimal trauma level.
7. September 2021
"Creating better internal flexibility", "concentrate on own core competences", "benefit from the experience of an production and assembling specialist" - these are the most important arguments when customers of WILD want to outsource production.
Successful development, production, industrialization and certification of an innovative diagnostic system for the mandible of Wymed in cooperation with Epmodex
SCHEUERMANN + HEILIG is current serial-supplier of many differently kinds of metal-parts, springs and assemblies for medical-devices. Our success became visible through the winning of many projects for strategic customers.
Expertise in managing short pulsed laser technologies allows Niklaus LNI SA to texturize surfaces including sand or bead blasting, black markings, polishing without mechanical contact with the parts. This is complements the electrochemical processing (anodizing, electropolishing, passivation).
epmodex AG, a medtech service provider from Duebendorf, developed, certified and produced a diagnostic system for the temporomandibular joint. The production of this high-precision system was carried out by our production partner Wymed AG.
Combine the just 955 mm wide FANUC Robodrill, our WM ToolPlus® and the "TAP9" rotary table from Lehmann and you have a 5-axis simultaneous machining solution that is hard to beat in swissness per square meter.
SCHEUERMANN + HEILIG stands for 60 years of competence in forming and assembly technology for metal-/plastic-parts in the medical sector. In efficient production centres, we convert a wide range of materials into highly complex components in a series of fully automated process steps.
Magnetic drive gear pumps are part of the Precision Mechanics business unit and cover, among other things, medical technology, analytics and diagnostics market areas. The more demanding limit values of the delivery characteristics of various applications can be covered.
6. September 2021
We are the ISO 13485 certified stockist of metals for the medical industry. Swiss made precision with worlwide delivery within 1 - 3 weeks. With very competitive prices and top metallurgical consulting.
We are the ISO 13485 certified stockist and supplier of blanks ready for machining of metals for the medical industry. Exactly according to your requirements. We also help to optimize your processes with our products and thus safe costs.
2. September 2021
Exciting features of our electronic data collection platform - GoResearch™: eCRF integration with mobile/web apps and mHealth devices. Multiple solutions - one environment. Collection of high quality data is now even easier. Controlled Environment and Real World Data at your fingertips.
GoResearch™ - a fully validated, cutting edge internet platform for electronic data capture (EDC) with the use of individually customized case report forms (eCRF). Designed with data quality and security, as well as great user experience principles in mind.
An RWD- (Real World Data) asthma patients study. An eCRF with real time integration of patients' mobile applications providing direct data acquisition from dedicated electronic questionnaires and connected mobile spirometers (mHealth devices).
Clinical Consulting is a full service, progressive, Contract Research Organization (CRO) providing high quality clinical development strategy and management services for clinical trials.
Clinical Consulting provides transparent regulatory services for pharmaceuticals and medical devices: Regulatory Services - Regulatory Strategy & Development Planning - Competent Authority and Ethic Committee submissions and communication - Regulatory/ GMP Compliance.
30. August 2021
With 3D printing, delicate products can be quickly produced as prototypes in small and medium-sized batches. One example is the medical forceps, made from 1.4542 / 17-4PH stainless steel, which were designed and printed on the TRUMPF TruPrint 2000 by the team at the Swiss m4m Center.
The company VIRTAMED AG was looking for a partner to manufacture lightweight and dimensionally stable components which also offer an attractive appearance. By using polyurethane integral hard foam, components could be produced which offer added value compared to the previous product.
27. August 2021
Stabilization of lumbar vertebrae and intervertebral discs with flexible rods: in most cases permanent pain relief without vertebral stiffening and postoperatively without medication. The mobility of the lower spine, the protection of the neighbouring vertebrae & intervertebral discs are guaranteed.
Our professional services are comprehensive. Upon request, we support our customers in the development phase; from the idea to the packaging. Our customers and their requirements are our focus. Expectations and requirements are precisely determined.
26. August 2021
Metallic devices for the medical devices industry require qualified and certified processes such as anodizing, passivation, electropolishing and laser etching following the latest regulations. Niklaus LNI SA provides expertise and services from conception to production of OEM projects.
All medical devices require qualified, reliable and modern processing to deburr, clean, and protect from risks of corrosion. They also require modern laser markings and/or texturising for part identification for traceability. Niklaus LNI SA provides this expertise for Medical Device OEMs.
25. August 2021
The BP-MX for process-reliable deburring, defined edge honing and reproducible polishing - a product of René Gerber AG, the mechanical engineering company with over 65 years of experience.
23. August 2021
Get to know the new solenoid valve from LEE // X-Over. The squeeze valve is ideal for critical applications in flow cytometry, gene sequencing, in vitro diagnostics and more. Small carryover volume and a low total internal volume.
You are at the beginning of a project. You have an idea and don't know exactly how to implement it. We work out inputs on design, technology and feasibility with you.
20. August 2021
At St. Jude Medical (now Abbott), multiphysics simulation is used to model left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) to improve the outlook and quality of life for patients with heart failure.
COMSOL Multiphysics® is a software package for the modeling and simulation of any physics-based system with the ability to account for multiphysics phenomena. Optional modules add discipline-specific tools for mechanical, fluid, electromagnetics, chemical simulations, as well as CAD interoperability
To protect the health of everyone involved, access to the trade fair is only possible for individuals with a valid COVID-19 certificate and an identity document. It is possible to be tested at the entry inspection point before attending the trade fair.
17. August 2021
ProductLife Group provides full product lifecycle support from Design to Post Market, and for all domains of Medical Devices, Combined Devices, SAMDs.
PLG supported the registration of the Medical Device within Europe with all connections (Competence Delivery). Draft of the Technical File and ISO 13485 certification, could need an alignment (GAP Analysis) Easy delivery. Surveillance services for Medical Devices (PMS, PSUR, etc.)
16. August 2021
Healthcare founders and managers are facing different challenges when planning or developing their mobile apps. Develop your healthcare mobile app making sure the privacy, security and quality requirements are met.
10. August 2021
The Sternum ZipFix system made of PEEK has been a success story for over 10 years. From the initial idea to project collaboration and market launch. Read more about it here.
Additive Manufacturing (AM) in a certified environment according to DIN SPEC 17071 (later ISO ASTM 52920) and controlled conditions (clean room ISO 8 in operation) from the idea to the prototype to the sterile packaged medical product or implant.
A rich blackening of the surface of metals using the CEPHEUS ultrashort pulse laser and our unique PERMAblack process. The markings created with this laser appear deep black and that, unlike annealing colors, regardless of the viewing angle.
The WORKSTATION laser system from PHOTON ENERGY GmbH impresses with its individual application options and user-friendliness as an ideal tool for UDI- and MDR-compliant product marking in medical technology.
Condair DL: Efficient low-pressure air humidification system, effective disinfection with patented silver ionization, aerosol-free air thanks to ceramic post-evaporation element, very precise control.
Whether semiconductor production, medical and pharmaceutical research or nanotechnology: In clean rooms and special laboratories, the guarantee of permanently constant air humidity is a necessary condition for maintaining high and highest process standards.
How does SCHNEEBERGER manage to engage its customers, and enthuse them again and again, technologically and economically? Let’s take a closer look at our core competencies and our most important process phases.
Highly precise linear technology makes it possible to miniaturize electronics. Without highly integrated electronic components, our everyday life would be inconceivable. They represent the heart of our smart phones, our navigation systems, and the reader devices for credit cards, to name a few.
Highly precise linear technology makes it possible to miniaturize electronics. Without highly integrated electronic components, our everyday life would be inconceivable. They represent the heart of our smart phones, our navigation systems, and the reader
devices for credit cards, to name a few
9. August 2021
From September 14 to 15, 2021, it will once again be possible to find out about medical technology in person. That's when the Swiss Medtech Expo will take place in Lucerne, guaranteeing a safe and carefree visit to the trade show in addition to plenty of information and inspiration.
6. August 2021
You need raw material in form of wire, round bars, plates, sheets or blanks? Then you have come to the right place. In our fully automated warehouse in Möhlin, we store materials such as titanium, cobalt alloys and stainless steel in various sizes and dimensions.
We provide an innovative tool to manage your IFU digitally and in full compliance with MDR regulation.
This will result in huge savings and burden reduction for your company.
5. August 2021
This material will help you understand the requirements of the new Medical Device Regulation (MDR) in Europe that every medical software will face. Revolve Healthcare provides bespoke software development services that comply with ISO13485 and IEC62304.
Get to know genvi® – the new generation of versatility & innovation. 3/2-way switching valve for gases for molecular diagnostics, respirators, environmental analysis, and more. The dimensions are small and the performance is great.
With their high flexibility and performance, FOBA's fiber laser marking systems are ideally suited for industrial direct part marking on almost any surface.
4. August 2021
Swiss company Lambda Health developed a robot used in assisting patients with a neurological condition to retrain motor control and strengthen muscles of their lower limbs. Due to the nature of this task, the most sensitive highly precise sensors from SCHUNK were required.
3. August 2021
One of our customers has successfully changed from square blanks to cutter blanks close to the final shape. With an investment of around 1.- CHF/piece, 5 minutes of machining time could be saved per piece.
We help you at all levels of your medical software development to meet the technical, safety and regulatory requirements for CE marking and FDA’s 510(k) approval.
We help you innovate and turn your ideas into reliable, viable and desirable medical devices. We join forces with you from Definition to Market Approval.
The medical device is an integrated system with an embedded software up to class C. The project highlights the know-how of Debiotech in putting in place a complete environment for the development and verification of the highest quality software.
2. August 2021
In the showcase you will receive inputs on method competence and development of innovative packaging in the medical technology and pharmaceutical industry. The holistic examination of high barrier packaging is just as much a topic as the modern damage analysis of pharmaceutical high barrier system.
For the diagnosis of diseases, cartridges with fluidic channels for patient sample and reagents are used quickly and close to the patient (point-of-care) instead of in large central laboratories. The channels must be sealed tightly and cleanly, for which laser welding has proven successful.
The Modula product line for laser welding of plastics has been complemented by a process cell that can be easily integrated into a fully automated production line with e.g. transfer belt or large rotary indexing table.
29. July 2021
René Gerber AG in an interview with Mr Scheuble, Group Manager Process Engineering Plate, at Medartis AG Company. As a global innovation leader for implants, Medartis drives technologies and solutions and had had a Gerber brush polishing machine for de-burring titanium blanks since 2008.
28. July 2021
Maybe you don’t have the space or it simply doesn’t make sense for you to invest in a brush de-burring or face polishing machine. If that is the case, our SurfaceExpertCentre is just the solution you need.
Equipment such as TRUMPF marking lasers must also be qualified as part of the process validation in order to comply with the legal MDR regulation (Medical Device Regulation) or the Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC.
A customer produces individual suture sets. To optimise the handling of these sets, we developed a new type of multi-chamber pouch that offers the possibility of individually expanding the chamber width of the pouch. This means that even products of different sizes can be accommodated together.
26. July 2021
Laser welding of plastics, like any joining technique, has its own design rules to achieve good and reliable joints. Additionally to machines, ProByLas also offers support on the design of the plastic parts to weld in order to apply the laser process optimally.
23. July 2021
With a pre-validated packaging solution featuring a packaging machine in combination with a sterile barrier system, you can significantly shorten the validation process which is so time-consuming, lower your costs, reduce the personal required and moreover meet all the requirements of the new MDR!
22. July 2021
Discover in our white paper 6 good reasons why outsourcing is even more worthwhile for medical device manufacturers during these times of the new medical device regulation (MDR).
The VisionLine image processing software delivers high process reliability and increased productivity using automatic position recognition. Time-consuming setup, expensive fixtures and unnecessary rejects are a thing of the past.
With its ultrashort laser pulses, the TruMicro Mark is the ideal tool for applying high-quality UDI codes. The blackmarking process ensures the code is corrosion-resistant and legible even in poor lighting conditions in the operating room.
When you need us, we're there – preventative action is even better. Now you can count on the support of highly qualified service engineers in Switzerland.
Since May 26th 2021, the Medical Device Regulation is fully applicable. Hence, all processes related to design, industrialization, manufacturing, marketing and market surveillance have to be aligned with the quality management system which must be compatible with ISO 13485:2016 and/or USA QSR.
20. July 2021
With our team of SMEs and Regulatory experts we provide support to companies in different fields and with different kind of products going through the changes introduced by new MDR.
MedQuality is a project to improve the quality of medical devices and healthcare services. With the implementation of blockchain technology in the supply chain, complaint tracking, training, and maintenance, safety and quality can be increased.
Design controls in the early development phase are essential for the development of a high-performance medical device. Design control is part of effective risk management to bring a safe product to market on time and within budget.
16. July 2021
The marking of cylindrical parts like bone drills can be challenging. FOBA's laser marking system with rotary unit helped an American OEM manufacturer to reduce marking time by 15 hours.
In an article recently published in Empa's magazine "Empa Quarterly", it is clearly shown how it goes from a pile of titanium powder to finished printed acetabular cups.
The Swiss m4m Center is dedicated to the technology transfer of additive manufacturing and supports interested companies from the idea to the ready-to-use product. In this article you will learn how we can support you in your project.
15. July 2021
For more than a decade, steute Meditec has been driving forward the development of user interfaces with cable-free signal transmission. "steute Wireless" is a remote control technology which can be used with all types of medical equipment and which has been adapted to suit the special requirements o
Manufacturers of medical devices are working on new generations of user interfaces. The goal: several devices can be controlled via one operating system.
14. July 2021
PA/PE pouches have very high mechanical strength and are ideal for vacuum packaging of heavy medical devices with sharp and rough surfaces. The material is suitable for gamma sterilisation. Also available as a pre-validated packaging solution.
12. July 2021
Create your own bookmarks on our website and plan your trade fair visit individually. You can bookmark exhibitors, innovations, products, services and presentations that is exciting for you.
7. July 2021
A leading manufacturer of medical products is intending to involve a new injection molding supplier. EXCO ensures that a new in-mold-labelling techniques that was used for the automotive industry can be used within medical industry.
6. July 2021
At a customer's request, we developed, verified, industrialized and tested a mini endoscope camera with display device for ENT applications. Today, we take care of assembly, product maintenance, and service. We are proud to be able to manufacture and test up to 10,000 units of the device per year.
A hospital operates a system for medical compressed air. As part of the quality assurance and monitoring of the manufacturing process of the "air for medical use", EXCO validates the manufacturing process and qualifies systems and equipment according to GMP, customer and normative requirements.
29. June 2021
We develop and supply custom-made products optimized for medical device manufacturers' diverse requirements. At the base of each product type lies an extremely thin stainless steel wire rope.
28. June 2021
On May 26, 2021, the Medical Device Ordinance came into force. All EU manufacturers therefore have to comply with specific Swiss requirements per MedDO and the appointment of a Swiss-AR for all medical devices imported into Switzerland. As your new Swiss-AR epmodex will support you.
As a service, Dastex offers its customers and suppliers testing/measuring of the particle retention capacity of cleanroom garments under practical conditions
25. June 2021
Digital Health - Biotech - Diagnostics. CSEM develops technologies for these key areas and transfers them to the industrial sector. This paves the way towards personlised health care.
CSEM has developed an optical method for measuring blood pressure: the revolutionary technology was commercialised as a medical product by the company Aktiia at the beginning of 2021.
denovoSkin™ from CUTISS AG is on its way to becoming a revolutionary therapy for large skin defects (e.g. due to burns). The treatment is carried out with "personalised tissue". The production of such transplants on a large scale has now been achieved with denovoCast from CSEM.
These Hood-goggles combinations are innovative eye slit hoods for use in GMP zones A and B as well as in cleanrooms. This unique product from Dastex is particularly adaptable and easy to use.
24. June 2021
Since the beginning of the pandemic, hearing-impaired people have faced additional problems: Due to the mandatory use of masks, they can no longer lip-read and therefore hardly understand anything. QUO and Flawa have developed a mask with a mouth window in which the lips are visible.
22. June 2021
Revolve Healthcare provides two major IT outsourcing services for healthcare companies: team augmentation that helps to strengthen customers in-house IT team and managed projects to build new digital products.
We manufacture and develop customised foot switches with cable or wireless, with the safe radio technology SW2.4LE-MED according to IEC 61508 in SIL3 and according to IEC 60601-1-2:2016.
17. June 2021
70% of all problems in diagnostics occur in the pre-analytic phase. Read how a German startup from Munich plans to revolutionize the blood collection process with smart technology and how Revolve Healthcare has helped to achieve this.
Signer Titanium maintains the world's largest stock of thin titanium sheets with a thickness of 1 mm - 3 mm. Your perfect contact for titanium semi-finished products for the manufacture of bone plates.
8. April 2021
The virtual MedtecLIVE & SUMMIT is the leading gathering of the European medical technology community in the first half of the year. The event will take place from 20 to 22 April, a good month before the European Medical Device Regulation (MDR) becomes binding on 26 May 2021.
18. March 2021
T4M – Technology for Medical Devices will not take place in 2021. Travel restrictions and quarantine regulations make the idea of holding an in-person trade fair for the medical technology industry in June unrealistic. Next regular trade fair to be held 2022 at Messe Stuttgart.
28. January 2021
Hamilton Medical AG manufactures ventilation solutions for seriously ill patients. Using computed tomography, the company has been able to analyse and optimise the welding geometries of its flow sensors, resulting in a significant reduction in production waste.
13. January 2021
Many medical devices consist of several components and are exposed to cyclical loads during use. Resulting micromovements can generate abrasion particles. To prove the safety of a product, it is often necessary to determine the type, quantity and size of the wear particles.
29. December 2020
FOBA's 16-page whitepaper provides a comprehensive overview of the applications of plastics in medical technology and the automotive industry. It focuses on the specifics of laser marking methods and processes and the material requirements of plastics.
21. December 2020
FOBA continuously offers new webinars on laser marking topics free of charge. For example, watch the UDI Expert Talk "Automation of Laser Marking" as a webinar recording.
17. December 2020
Using several FOBA M3000-P laser marking systems, the company marks thousands of medical instruments and implants with permanent UDI codes. Thanks to the implementation of robotic automation, add'n solutions has achieved increased throughput and marking efficiency.
FOBA Titus™ is the smallest laser marking head in the world. It ensures not only really easy, fast and error-free laser installation and job setup, but also fast service and product changeover - in production lines, OEM machines and complex installations.
4. November 2020
The laws, regulations and standards hang like a sword of Damocles over the heads of medtech companies, especially medtech start-ups. The topic of "overregulation" seems to have become a daily mantra. But do regulations really slow down innovation?
19. August 2020
In its 90 year history, Büetiger AG has specialized in the design, printing and finishing of instruction manuals and package inserts. As a long-standing supplier to the medical technology industry, Büetiger AG has now acquired membership of Swiss Medtech.
The quality and safety requirements for medical devices are becoming increasingly stringent. For this reason, the cleanliness of medical devices is being examined more closely.
11. August 2020
Traceability is at the heart of quality assurance and is the basis of risk management for medical devices. Read this whitepaper to learn how you can significantly improve the process.
16. July 2020
Having been obliged to postpone its 2020 edition to September due to Covid-19, the largest annual trade fair in Switzerland will in fact take place this year in Geneva to contribute to the recovery of all the high-precision sectors.
10. June 2020
Surface structure and roughness play an important role in a variety of applications. In dental and orthopaedic implants, for example, the microstructure is decisive for the ingrowth of the bone. Learn how to reliably measure roughness and topography.
14. May 2020
Good leadership skills as part of a modern corporate culture form the basis for success. In an interview, we asked Andy Tonazzi directly: What skills are required of management personnel and what role do employees themselves play in terms of leadership culture?
7. May 2020
sinaSCOPE is the new, compact 3D digital microscopy platform from Solectrix. With this system, all optical, eyepiece-based stereomicroscopes can be expanded to a digital microscope with two 4K cameras and a 3D monitor. The optical properties of the microscope remain unchanged.
4. May 2020
helpfulETH is an initiative by the ETH Domain and Swiss academia. Its aim is to place the expertise of Swiss academia and Swiss industrial partners at the disposal of the Swiss healthcare system in order to offer as much support as possible to tackle COVID-19.
29. April 2020
Rapid provision, uncomplicated financing models and extended service make it easier to cope with production peaks during the corona crisis. Laser marking of products ensures appropriate traceability and increases patient safety.
27. April 2020
This e-book presents the top six challenges facing medical device manufacturers and the technologies and implementation strategies that are critical for meeting these challenges.
2. April 2020
A special grid structure made of Ti6Al4V was deposited on a bar using additive manufacturing (AM). There were small metallic droplets on the surface. Fatigue tests resulted in early failures because of the higher hardness of the AM-structures and the interface compared to the bulk material.
28. January 2020
Our society is developing rapidly. People are getting older, medical care is becoming more expensive, diseases are becoming more complex. Find out why it is worthwhile to push technological development and how you can establish the Internet of Medical Things sustainably.
23. January 2020
Whether IFU, package insert, patient information or instructions for use: we are experts in all aspects of creating, printing and folding your package inserts.
10. December 2019
How to imagine today the product of tomorrow? The speech of Laetitia Florin at Swiss Medtech Expo will introduce you to the designers’ creative mindset and explain how it is essential in an innovation project.
Disruptive technology is well on the way to replacing the more than 100-year-old method of measuring blood pressure: Optical blood pressure measurement for continuous measurement without pressure cuff. Mathieu Lemay, Head Signal Processing & Control CSEM, explains how this was achieved.
Manufacturers of medical devices are subject to a growing number of regulations that require more documentation. Learn from Karl Larsson, Managing Director Aligned AG, how Tecan dramatically reduced its effort with a modular documentation approach.
9. December 2019
Michael Boyman, Founder and CEO of Rebus Labs, presents a system that allows companies to manage cold chains and refrigeration more easily. Furthermore, the system generates customized reports and statistics that facilitate future audits.
25. November 2019
Low-cost airlines base their success on their capacity utilization. The same principle goes in the machinery industry. Still, about 45 % of the time the machining process is inefficient. At the SMTE Loic Moreau, ESPI, shows how the profitability in the manufacturing process can be maximized instead.
19. November 2019
Whether you need a redesign of your company brochure, a package insert, a user manual or even a web shop: You have an idea - we accompany your project from A to Z and deliver the desired result.
12. November 2019
CUTISS grows human skin in the lab for patients that suffer from skin defects. At the Swiss Medtech Expo, Daniela Marino, CEO CUTISS, explains how the start-up is able to produce personalized, bio-engineered dermo-epidermal skin grafts.
8. October 2019
Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) means connecting devices to the Internet and making them accessible via the Internet connection. But what added value does this technology provide patients? And what challenges does IoMT present to manufacturers and suppliers of medical technology?
30. September 2019
At the SMTE Philip Oris, SLS Solutions Group AG, addresses the technical development of selective laser melting technology. He shows how SLM enables the fabrication of patient-friendly titanium implants.
6. September 2019
Digitalization is affecting every industry, displacing market leaders and creating new business opportunities. Surviving in an age of disruption demands that manufacturers rethink every aspect of their business and become digital enterprises.
5. September 2019
Nolato Treff is the leading system partner when all services, regarding the entire value added process are required. Form the idea to serial production.
2. September 2019
PEEK is one of the high-performance plastics, and not without reason. High chemical resistance, hydrolysis resistance at high temperatures up to 300°C, high strength at low density make this material interesting for many applications in the analytics/diagnostics industry.
26. August 2019
The MDR in combination with ISO 13485:2016 implies an "end-to-end" surveillance along the entire value chain. KH Medical illustrates a way how to implement these new requirements in four steps.
21. August 2019
SPECTRACOAT® is a hard & wear resistant color coating, hypoallergenic, sterilizable, biocompatible and implantable. SPECTRACOAT® ist eine harte und verschleissfeste Farbbeschichtung. Sie ist hautverträglich, sterilisierbar, biokompatibel und implantierbar.
15. August 2019
A consortium of medical technology companies, research institutes and end users set themselves the task of inserting a filter membrane into a multi-part plastic housing without damaging it. Learn how a precise and clean solution could be found with laser welding.
14. August 2019
Since 1969, the tool and machine manufacturer FOBA has developed from a metal processing company for mould making to an internationally leading supplier of system solutions for laser marking. As a Swiss representative, teltec celebrates its anniversary and takes a look at FOBA's company history.
13. August 2019
Prototypes are more and more a necessity in the production of high-precision plastic injection moulded parts for technical products, medical products and implants. This is why we at Samaplast have pushed this development forward together with our customers and partners.
8. August 2019
To continue offering his products on the market, a customer had to check the documentation of existing product lines and adapt it to current regulations. With the support of EXCO, he was able to close the gaps in the shortest possible time and pass the subsequent TÜV audit.
We offer solutions for the regulated market. EXCO examines your processes and documentation for compliance with the requirements of the new EU MDR / IVDR. This includes individual consultation with recommendations for action and the specific implementation of entire work packages.
6. August 2019
In a difficult market environment, Iftest is a reliable partner for PCB layout, prototype production and high-volume SMT and THT assembly. Iftest delivers consistently high quality and is able to react flexibly to your needs, even when demand fluctuates greatly.
The SCHUNK 2-finger parallel gripper grips upper parts of inhalers from the workpiece carrier and palletizes them. No retooling is necessary and the workpieces are not deformed by the very sensitive gripping (min. 5 N).
30. July 2019
The new EU Medical Devices Directive (MDR) affects everyone and there are only a few months left before important transition periods for the certification of medical devices expire for manufacturers. This showcase shows you how to successfully implement MDR in simple steps.
25. July 2019
Senstech's thin-film strain gauge sensors offer a cost-effective and space-saving way to monitor the pressure in infusion pumps. Arcomed has been successfully using such sensors in its Syramed and Volumed product lines for many years.
24. July 2019
CorFlow Therapeutics AG is developing a novel therapy that reduces complications resulting from heart attacks. konplan systemhaus AG assisted with the creation of a minimally viable console, supporting all phases, from rapid prototyping to documentation, resulting in successful clinical validation.
23. July 2019
22. July 2019
Researchers at the University of Bern use highly sensitive force-torque sensors from robotics to train Swiss squad shooters. What has already led to valuable findings for the perfect shot in top-class sport is now to be used increasingly in medicine and rehabilitation technology.
15. July 2019
The USZ research team has developed a procedure to reduce the number of premature births following a minimally invasive procedure. The application device developed with QUO shows the way to a solution in fetoscopy.
Setting up a business in Schaffhausen is a quick and straightforward process. The local authorities have a pro-business stance, access to decision-makers is direct, decision-making is quick and everything is kept simple.
8. July 2019
Extensive Service and Support Portfolio for Your FOBA Laser Marking and Engraving Equipment
We care for you. Take advantage of FOBA‘s certified expert service.
UDI-marking with laser technology: FOBA's White paper provides you with all the information about the requirements, deadlines, secure labeling
according to FDA (USA) and MDR (Europe)
Most of the global players and many small and medium-sized manufacturers of implants, instruments and medical devices rely on us when installing a UDI-compliant marking process. Our commitment to total customer satisfaction as well as worldwide service ensure your sustainable success.
Zeiss Metrotom Computer Tomograph, that is state-of-the-art quality measuring, easily and precisely. Numerous component characteristics are scanned in one run.
3. July 2019
Like all medical device manufacturers, Tecan is subject to a growing number of regulations. Learn how Tecan reduced its effort by up to 80 % with a modular documentation approach.
2. July 2019
High blood pressure is a serious disease that can cause great damage in secret. A disruptive technology is now well on the way to replacing the over 100-year-old measuring method: Optical blood pressure measurement for continuous measurement without a pressure cuff.
27. June 2019
epmodex GmbH is your leading partner for development and manufacturing of medical and industrial products in high-end application. Whether prototypes or finished products in small- and large series: epmodex GmbH stands for highest precision, optimal solutions and a reliable partnership.
21. June 2019
Severe criticism against manufacturers of medical devices and related supervision processes occurred in November 2018 and questioned the reliability of implants. In this context, FOBA considers UDI-codes, firmly applied on medical implants, to be a key-factor for safe traceability of implants.
19. June 2019
Microdul's designers have developed a silicon based temperature sensor that reaches the accuracy of +/-0.3°C from 0°C to 45°C based on a single point compensation scheme.
The typical operating current is less than 25µA. The chip has a digital interface (I2C) and is as QFN16 package available.
The MS889X-series are capacitive sensors and switches that have been specifically developed for use in “Wearables“. When the MS889X functions as a switch, an external sensor capacitance is compared to a programmed threshold to detect whether the external value lies above or below the threshold.
You are a company in the medtech industry and have been dealing with the new EU regulations for European medical devices for some time? We explain which changes you will have to make and what needs to be taken into account.
18. June 2019
Sphinx Werkzeuge AG is a leading company for the manufacture and sale of precision tools for machining production. We have been producing since 1994 and consistently focus on Switzerland as a manufacturing location.
The "Turnkey S" is the smallest of the ready-for-use machines for laser welding of plastics. With its flexibility by modularity and its compact size it is unique on the market.
CSEM offers its customers a wide range of state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies. These range from cooperative robotics, precise automated handling of liquids to comprehensive quality control.
CSEM is the partner for industry. CSEM develops a wide range of applied technologies that support industry in the ambitious innovation process. CSEM acts as service provider in a flexible way.
The non-invasive measurement of vital parameters is an important building block for a healthy lifestyle and personalized medicine. Whether measuring blood pressure or ovulation occlusion: Learn more about a generation of wearables that opens up new possibilities in the field of "Digital Health".
The MDR presents new challenges to medical device manufacturers: How should they map PMS? Which solutions support risk management? With Teamcenter, the PLM system that connects people and processes, the medical device manufacturer Julius Zorn has found a solution.
ACT ONE (Asahi Cable Tube ONE) is a hollow wire rope that incorporates all four ASAHI INTECC's core technologies - wire drawing, wire forming, torque improvement and optionally polymer coating.
14. June 2019
A list of 6 nominees driving innovation!
The jury of experts of the 2019 EPHJ-EPMT-SMT Trade Fair has selected six highly innovative projects for the Exhibitors’ Grand Prix to be voted on by the exhibitors to select the winner.
11. June 2019
PRIMAS Web APP - fully automated and modern IT solution. All test equipment data and calibration certificates can be called up directly on the way, e.g. at the place of use.
Innovative and biocompatible encapsulation technology using ultrathin multilayers to protect against corrosion, unique worldwide for its excellent hermeticity and minimal volume.
6. June 2019
With our Cleanroom Solutions you receive technical and personnel support for the extensive GMP measures in the area of clean rooms. Our modular range of services extends from individual measurements to complete planning and handling of all measurements.
5. June 2019
Speed, flexibility, and agility are critical success factors in the market. For companies, this means high time pressure in development projects. This field report shows you the opportunities and risks of agile development methods using the example of medical device development.
3. June 2019
Teamcenter is one of the most widely used technologies for Digital Product Lifecycle Management. The specialized "Medical Device Solution" module for Teamcenter simplifies collaboration and digital communication between technical, commercial and creative departments.
Particulate impurities in the medical device used endanger the safety of the patient. A tailor-made method was developed for the manufacturer of an abdominal dressing set to identify the particulate impurities and evaluate them toxicologically.
The need for marking of medical devices leads to questions about their resistance. For a manufacturer of orthopaedic implants, RMS tested the corrosion resistance of laser markings with the EC-Pen, which enabled the resistance of medical products to be specifically optimized.
2. May 2019
Innovative ideas for mobile devices can be directly and easily realized with the new Mobile Device Kit from Solectrix (MDK). In addition to hardware and software, the MDK also includes a flexible housing concept, offering numerous design and functional options.
25. April 2019
From electronic design and smart IoT solutions to the development of modules and devices: Iftest continuously refines the corresponding processes. The company has a broad track record in the successful implementation of electronics development projects.
16. April 2019
Demanding materials and geometries of small micromechanical parts: Swiss watch manufacturer uses complete system with automatic process control for ultrasonic cleaning including condensation drying.
11. April 2019
We provide support to our clients in getting trought all the product development stages.
From ideation to final market introduction.
We are ISO 13485 certified for Medical Device Design, Development and all related activities.
4. April 2019
The Innovation and Research Center (IFC) Tuttlingen of the Hochschule Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences (HFU) and FOBA Laser Marking + Engraving have officially launched their innovation cooperation for medical technology. A modern laser marking system is now available for research and demo.
RUDOLF Medical GmbH was on the lookout for the most suitable technology in the course of the dispute with the UDI regulations. In this example, you will learn which solution the company is using to set the laser as the standard of the future and is optimally positioned for UDI and MDR.
2. April 2019
Camstar is the modern MES of choice for Medical Device manufacturers. It automates the control of the 5Ms, creates a paperless manufacturing environment across batch and discrete operations, delivers a self-auditing eDHR and eBR, enforces regulatory compliance.
1. April 2019
More and more applications in the fields of robotics, prosthetics, laboratory automation, medical technology, pumps and in the equipment of aircraft cabins require a high torque with a very short overall length. The flat brushless DC motor family FAULHABER BXT sets new standards.
The Camstar Medical Device Suite is a leading manufacturing execution solution in the medical device and diagnostics industry. The solution enables fail-safe processes, paperless manufacturing and electronic device history (eDHR) as well as electronic batch records (eBR).
26. March 2019
20. March 2019
In addition to its wide range of catalogue products, steute Meditec also – in collaboration with its customers – develops highly specialised and complex user interfaces with diverse switching and regulating elements, such as pedals, push buttons, rocker switches and joypads.
Maximum efficiency, charging unnecessary. steute Meditec has launched a new series of wireless foot controls for universal use in medical equipment. The user interfaces in this series are so energy-efficient that they can be powered using conventional batteries.
7. March 2019
Ultrasonic-assisted cleaning is a very effective and gentle method of cleaning all types of materials intensively in the shortest possible time without damage. Industrial cleaning in particular, which requires several ultrasonic frequencies, is a domain of KKS Ultraschall AG.
28. February 2019
The fully automatic KKS etching systems are specially developed for acid etching of dental implants. The modular design allows the individual combination of different process steps, e.g., pre-cleaning, etching, rinsing and drying.
21. February 2019
This system concept is the ideal solution for cleaning small parts with complicated shapes. The compact single-chamber cleaning system with KKS ultrasonic technology offers maximum flexibility in a minimum of space and guarantees problem-free and reproducible fine cleaning.
14. February 2019
FOBA Mosaic™, a highly effective function which enables operators to place to-be-marked parts in any orientation within the marking field without product fixtures.
29. January 2019
ICP-MS is an extremely sensitive technique that allows simultaneous quantification of 70 elements down to trace levels in the μg/L or sub-μg/L range, and can therefore handle a large variety of analytical challenges.
9. January 2019
For stand-alone operation in laser class 1, we offer turnkey-ready and custom laser processing machines in the form of manual workstations or special machines. Our laser marking machines adapt with various lasers and powers (fiber- or UV-lasers).
17. December 2018
You would like to extend your medical devices with sensors and transfer the acquired data to the Internet? We help you with the entire implementation of this embedded system and make sure it works perfectly.
13. December 2018
We support you on the way from the idea to the product. Our team analyses the actual need for technology and know-how and not only offers the hardware and software components, but is also actively involved in the development of the new process chains.
11. December 2018
The perfect package for medicine, orthopaedics, industrial design and more. Artec Eva and Space Spider are the ideal 3D scanners for professional applications. With their unbeatable scan quality, they enable fast, high-resolution scanning and are easy to use.
PRECISE. ORGANIC. PRODUCTION-READY. Geomagic Freeform uses the best current geometric representations to help you overcome the limitations of traditional CAD systems and turn your visions into reality.
4. December 2018
Modern medicine needs powerful systems for the acquisition and playback of video and measurement data. SX proFRAME, the video and data grabber system from Solectrix, offers a modular solution for demanding, image-based applications from the automotive sector to medical technology.
19. November 2018
You hope for a successful, smooth implementation of your products and solutions in the medical industry? To ensure this, sovereign project management is indispensable. We offer you support with the help of sound advice from an interdisciplinary team.
Many functions and product innovations in the medical industry can only be realized with the right software. However, the high requirements for safety and conformity are always a major challenge. Our experts are therefore happy to support you in software engineering.
25. October 2018
May we introduce ourselves? - The MEDIPACK-Team
In the meantime we are 191 employees. Together, we are responsible for delivering high quality products to our customers.
11. October 2018
The revolutionary mosquito repellent wearable Nopixgo® offers lasting protection through portable thunderstorms - instead of chemicals. NopixGlobal is partnering with Iftest for the production of the wearable electronics in high volumes.
19. September 2018
With our solution, specially tailored to the needs of our customers, package inserts can be compiled and then banded.
Mit unserer, jeweils speziell auf die Bedürfnisse unserer Kunden zugeschnittenen Lösung können Beipackzettel zusammengetragen und anschliessend banderoliert werden.
17. September 2018
More than 170 exhibitors highlighted areas where medical technology holds potential and how new designs, materials, technologies and processes can be turned into innovations. 1600 visitors also found inspiration for their own projects in 36 speeches delivered at the Innovation Symposium.
From the idea to product development? The SXoM Starter Kit enables fast, low-risk and high-performance entry into product development with System-on-Modules.
Discover real and innovative application examples presented by exhibitors online and at the Medtech Expo. Exhibitors use showcases to demonstrate their skills and competencies on the basis of successfully implemented projects.
Your personal to-do list enables you to prepare the perfect visit to the Medtech Expo. Make a note of the exhibitors, speeches, showcases and product/service highlights to ensure that you don’t overlook or miss out on anything at the exhibition.
The Innovation Symposium is an ideal source of inspiration for your own projects and innovations. This is where exhibitors deliver concise presentations of their most inspiring showcases.
7. August 2018
When determining the mechanical seal strength according to ASTM F2824, the force required to pull off the blister lid at exactly 45° is determined. The results serve for quality assurance of the packaging and help to assess the uniformity of the sealing seam.
For the approval of the TiN-coated dental implant, our customer had to prove that the titanium nitride coating can withstand scratching with pointed instruments. The measurement results were generated in our laboratory in a specially developed worst-case scratch test.
19. July 2018
The new, patented process enables the subsequent forming of a blister pack. The product is fixed in the packaging and is attractively presented. On the video you see a moulding machine Typ MEDIPACKER FFS.
We use our many years of experience to make your product look as good as possible. We help you to develop packaging and come up with professional and individual packaging solutions within a short time.
MEDIPACK produce thermoform films for high-quality blister packaging for the medical and pharmaceutical industry. Manufactured under controlled conditions in a cleanroom cubicle.
Would you like to pack your medical devices quick, reliable and low-germ? We can offer you this service and package your products in a cleanroom class no. 7 (ISO 14644-1).
12. July 2018
Dive into a stress-free world of the new MDR:
For all those who want to find out about the new Medical Devices Regulation and its consequences for your company. The training provides a brief and practical introduction to the new regulatory requirements for the medical device industry.
28. March 2018
OncoBeta offers a novel therapy for white skin cancer. In contrast to the usual procedure, the treatment is not surgical or thermal, but by means of a beta radiator. GBN Systems was OncoBeta's one-stop shop from initial ideas to approval as a medical product.
20. March 2018
Many applications in industry and medtech require a display and control module which meets highest standards of quality and robustness. A decisive criteria for many many customers is the possibility to achieve a fast time-to-market.
23. February 2018
Designed specifically for the medical industry, we have developed clean room-compliant packaging machines that provide the best mix of price and performance. The range of machines offers a large variety of options and the tool can changed rapidely.
Our challenge is to create medical blisters that meet the most stringent of demands. We specialise in producing high quality medical blisters at economical rates, in quantities ranging from short runs to large series.
12. January 2018
Sie möchten einen anschaulichen Eindruck von der Oberflächenkompetenz der KH-Group bekommen und die verschiedenen Fertigungsstandorte mit eigenen Augen sehen...
8. September 2017
Ultrasonic cleaning is a very effective and gentle process to thoroughly clean all types of materials, as well as fine-structured, porous, open-pore surfaces and the most complicated geometries, without the need for additional manual work or damage.
If hard and scratch-resistant surfaces are required for implants and instruments made from titanium and titanium alloys, our customers use the dark anodizing process TioDark™
The actual issue with 3D-printed devices in the medical device industry is the presence of metal powder remains on the device itself. KKS developed a wet process for the removal of these particles.
The School of Life Sciences of FHNW operates a qualified Selective Laser Melting process to manufacture medical products in titanium grade 2. Such implants are approved for the use in humans already today.
30. August 2017
Fibre-reinforced plastics are a composite of fibres (e.g. carbon, aramid, glass) and a plastic matrix (in medical technology mainly PEEK, PEI or epoxy). One of the outstanding qualities of such materials is their X-ray transparency.
20. July 2017
Compact ultrasonic solutions for highest levels of cleanliness and flexibility. In the dental lab, the dentist's office or with the hearing aid specialist: The KKS Basic Line table top devices are the ideal solution for small to medium business professionals applications!
In-house facilities and processes for surface finishing of implants and other medtech products are expensiv. Get to know how the KKS Medical Surface Center represents an interesting economic alternative.
2. May 2017
MagnebotiX launches first series of its micro robotic systems through 3D printing. Using 3D printing for bridge manufacturing enables a faster product launches and prevents high investments.
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