Leman Micro Devices has developed the only smartphone-integrated solution that measures blood pressure and other vital signs with medical accuracy. The Health Sensor & App is being readied for submission to FDA and other regulators worldwide.
In its CTI Entrepreneurship training programme the CTI offers courses for the business men and women of tomorrow. The programme is divided into four integrated modules. The courses in module 3 and 4 should continue after 2018, but be adapted with a stronger sector-specific focus. Potential service providers can submit their bids until 7 April 2017.
BioMedPartners today announced the first closing of BioMedInvest III, their third equity venture capital fund, at CHF 75 million. The fund will start to invest immediately, and the final closing is foreseen for early 2018.
Leoni, the leading European provider of cables and cable systems to the automotive sector and other industries, today secured a two-thirds holding in Adaptricity AG. The ETH Zürich spin-off will contribute software-supported consulting services based on expert electrotechnical knowledge to the Group.
In the last years millions were invested in Ticino to launch new study programs and to strengthen research institutes in the biomedical field and to establish a Medtech Technopole in Lugano. Enhancing innovation and strengthening entrepreneurship are two of the main objectives for all the players involved in this transition process.