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10 years of medtech research, innovation and cooperation

On 24 October 2019 we celebrated the 10-years-anniversary of MedTech West. We started with a cake party at Sahlgrenska University Hospital. The first half of the day we invited everyone to take part of research presentations and innovation demonstrations. In the evening we kept celebrating at Wallenberg Centre together with our owners, steering committee, researchers…
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Microwaves can find tumours in dense breasts

Paul Meaney and Samar Hosseinzadegan preparing the prototype. Research on an alternative to the traditional mammography is conducted at Chalmers University of Technology, can be read in an article at The department of Electrical Engineering at Chalmers. Instead of the current, often painful, X-ray examinations, microwaves can be used for medical imaging of breast tissue…
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Årets Medicinteknikdagar i Umeå

Årets Medicinteknikdagar (MTD) ägde rum i Umeå, där Centrum för medicinsk teknik och Fysik (CMTF) vid Umeå universitet, Luleå tekniska universitet samt landstingen i Västerbotten och Region Norrbotten var värdar för denna nationella konferens. Temat för 2018 års konferens var ”Digitalisering, forskning och innovation – drivkrafter för framtidens sjukvård och industri”. Under två dagar hölls…
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New Chalmers cluster focusing on Biomedical engineering for challenges in diagnostics and treatment

On 1 November 2018, MedTech West was co-arranging an open workshop with the title Biomedical engineering for challenges in diagnostics and treatment at Sahlgrenska University Hospital together with Chalmers. The initiative came from the newly founded Health Engineering Area of Advance at Chalmers University of Technology- expected to be operational from January 2019.   In…
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