Berlin/Brandenburg medtech network takes shape:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Seven of the most affluent and well-known medical technology companies in the Berlin/Brandenburg region are to join together to officially form the "Medical technology network-Berlin/Brandenburg" (MedTecNet-BB) on November 1 2003. The aim of the network is improve the delivery of products to doctors and hospitals and to improve the overall medtech potential of the region. In the mid term, the MedTecNet-BB will focus on growth and employment and, in the long term, on innovation. The Berlin/Brandenburg region has a high density of hospitals, office-based practices and research institutions, together with a large number of medtech companies. The seven involved in MedTecNet-BB are: aap Implantate; Celon; MGB Endoskopische Gerate; Schnorrenberg; Somatex, World of Medicine and Xion.