Monday, 11/15/2021 -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

11/15/2021: Go for MEDICA 2021!

Image: Banner of MEDICA Live Coverage 2021; Copyright: beta-web/Schmitz

13th Healthcare Innovation World Cup

Photo: Digital positioning aid STX-FIX stands next to a laptop showing how it works on the monitor; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

High-precision radiation therapy for brain tumors: The STX-FIX digital positioning aid can be used to locate exactly where the head is in the linear accelerator. Three displays show the exact positioning so that the radiation can hit the tumor in a precisely targeted manner.

Research for the future c/o Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg Transfer- u. Gründerzentrum

hall 3 / stand D94

Photo: Device for rapid testing of multi-resistant germs; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Rapid test for multidrug-resistant pathogens: For the method – developed by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques IPM in collaboration with LMU Munich – a single DNA molecule is already sufficient for pathogen detection. Future field of application: point-of-care diagnostics in hospital wards or doctors' offices.

Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques IPM / LMU Munich

hall 3 / stand E74

Photo: Movesense wearable sensors; Copyright: beta-web/Schlüter

Wearable all-rounder: The open sensor development platform Movesense makes it possible to develop a wearable quickly and cost-effectively. The sensors can be used to monitor basically anything that moves - be it in the field of sports, health or research. Movesense was founded by Finnish sports watch brand Suunto.

Movesense Oy

Hall 12 / Stand D21

Photo: Aktiia wristband for blood pressure measurement; Copyright: beta-web/Wichtrup

Aktiia SA is the world's first company to offer continuous blood pressure measurement on the wrist. The wearable is a quantum leap in medical care, providing accurate long-term monitoring, diagnosis and treatment of hypertension in a very convenient way.

Aktiia SA

Hall 12 / Stand D21

Behind the scenes

Beurer GmbH


Neonatology MRI for the youngest - Interview with Neoscan Sloutions GmbH


Joining the OR live – Interview with Rods&Cones Sales B.V.

Opening of the gates

KUKA Deutschland GmbH

HealthCare Futurists GmbH


MEDICA and COMPAMED 2021: Relaunch as hybrid events

Tips & Dates from the editorial team

Monday, 11/15/2021

News from the exhibitors at MEDICA and COMPAMED

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Somnics, Inc. Showcases iNAP Lab+ Remote OSA Therapy Services at MEDICA 2021
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UK HealthTech Industry Looks Forward to Reuniting at MEDICA 2021
The UK health technology industry is looking forward to reuniting at the world’s leading international trade fair for the medical sector, MEDICA 2021 – the first live edition to take place since...
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UK MedTech firm, Occuity, to showcase first device at MEDICA 2021 after successfully raising over £2m
UK MedTech firm, Occuity, successfully raises over £2m to deliver ophthalmic and optical diabetes devices. Occuity have also announced they will be exhibiting on the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021,...
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World’s first handheld, non-contacting optical pachymeter showcased at MEDICA 2021
Occuity – a UK-based medical technology start-up producing handheld non-contacting optical instruments for use in healthcare, diagnostics, and monitoring – will be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at...
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Warwick SASCo showcases pioneering resuable plastic polyware medical devices at MEDICA 2021
Warwick SASCo Ltd – an independent family-run business specialising in the supply of sterilizable polyware for hospitals – is delighted to be joining the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2021 (15 – 18...
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