Category Archives: Press

Antaros Medical´s project TRISTAN, now approved by IMI

[caption id="attachment_3721" align="alignleft" width="200"] Paul Hockings[/caption] The Innovative Medicines initiative (IMI) has approved the 5-year project TRISTAN, led by Bayer and coordinated by the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC). The Gothenburg-based company Antaros Medical is one of the project partners together with Chalmers University of Technology, EORTC, Bayer, Bioxydyn, GlaxoSmithKline and…
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New clinical study demonstrates that the microwave helmet “Strokefinder” can be used for a rapid detection of intracranial bleeding in traumatic brain injuries

A recently published scientific paper shows that health care professionals get vital information and can quickly decide on appropriate treatment if patients are examined using a microwave helmet. The study demonstrates a new health care application for microwave measurements. Previously, microwave measurements have been used to distinguish stroke caused by bleeding in the brain from…
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“Strokefinder” on the news again

Australian news article describes the stroke diagnosis helmet "Strokefinder", which is under development and clinically tested in research teams at MedTech West, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Signals and Systems at Chalmers University of Technology, as "game changing". People suspected of having a stroke could soon be accurately diagnosed and prepped for treatment by…
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MedTech West arrangerar Medtech Week 2016 i Göteborg

Västsvenska forskare är framstående inom flera områden som är viktiga för patienter, exempelvis teknik som i framtiden kan ge snabbare och träffsäkrare diagnos vid bland annat bröstcancer och stroke, bättre hörapparater och individanpassade implantat. Teknikerna som ligger bakom dessa kallas för mikrovågssystem, benförankrade hörapparater, 3D-printing och bildanalys. För att uppmärksamma European MedTech Week arrangerar Medtech…
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