The Medical Technologies IKC is a unique Innovation and Knowledge Centre that brings businesses together with world-class experts to accelerate the commercial development of new medical technology products and services. 

 

The Medical Technologies IKC facilitates collaboration between companies, engineers, scientists and clinicians to develop innovative technologies that help the body repair and restore function.

Working in partnership with us provides the opportunity to:

  • speed up your route to market
  • work with world-leading experts to ensure products and services are fit for purpose
  • reduce the risk of late-stage failure
  • access resources to support innovation for new product development

The Medical Technologies IKC is a unique Innovation and Knowledge Centre that brings businesses together with world-class experts to accelerate the commercial development of new medical technology products and services. 

 

The Medical Technologies IKC facilitates collaboration between companies, engineers, scientists and clinicians to develop innovative technologies that help the body repair and restore function.

Working in partnership with us provides the opportunity to:

  • speed up your route to market
  • work with world-leading experts to ensure products and services are fit for purpose
  • reduce the risk of late-stage failure
  • access resources to support innovation for new product development
World-leading medical engineering shown to Minister

World-leading medical engineering shown to Minister

Cutting-edge developments in medical technology have been demonstrated to Government Health Minister Lord Prior, during a fact-finding mission to Leeds. Both the University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust have built up significant expertise in this field, much of it through partnership working and sharing the expertise of staff. The University has a […]

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Med tech sector invited to voice opinion into Government audit

Med tech sector invited to voice opinion into Government audit

Professionals working in the med tech sector are being urged to complete an online survey to map out local research, innovation and infrastructure strengths across the UK.

The survey will contribute to a Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industry Strategy, to understand the Leeds City Region’s strengths and opportunities in Medical Technologies.

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University to lead medical technologies audit

University to lead medical technologies audit

A University of Leeds-led consortium has been chosen by the Government to carry out an audit of research, innovation and industry in medical technologies. The Science Innovation Audit contract, announced in today’s Autumn Statement, was awarded in recognition of the Leeds City Region consortium’s significant expertise and strength in this field. The audit will explore how […]

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Med Tech Industry urged to bid in partnership for £100,000 proof-of-concept funding

Med Tech Industry urged to bid in partnership for £100,000 proof-of-concept funding

Medical technology companies working in Regenerative Devices and Medical Devices with Enhanced Regenerative Functions are being urged to co-develop new translational research proposals with academia for a newly launched funding call by the Medical Technologies IKC.  Grants of up to £100,000 are available for successful collaborative proposals. Following a successful portfolio of translational projects, the […]

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MedTech BEST

MedTech BEST

MedTech BEST (Business and Entrepreneurial Skills Training) is about taking research into the marketplace (translation). Participants on the course learn about the skills, evidence, and regulations needed and the challenges likely to be encountered along this pathway. The task is to develop a MedTech product concept to solve a verified clinical need. The concept will […]

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IKC & Regener8 Annual Conference 2017 – ‘Widening markets, extending reach, growing capability’

IKC & Regener8 Annual Conference 2017 – ‘Widening markets, extending reach, growing capability’

Where:Horizon, Leeds When:23/06/17 @ 9:00 am

The Medical Technologies IKC and Regener8 are to host a one-day conference, focussing on best practice in translating regenerative devices – a potential £1bn industry in the UK. A conference programme is below: AGENDA Time   8.45 Registration and refreshments 9:30 Welcome Professor Mike Raxworthy University of Leeds 9:40 Keynote speaker: The translational journey of electrospun […]

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