Vol. 29  No. 6 November - December 2021

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Accuprec Research Labs Pvt. Ltd., India
Ambica Medicare Engineering, India
Nu-Vu Conair Pvt. Ltd., India
Celanese Corporation, India
CLS Pvt. Ltd., India
Carclo Technical Plastics Pvt. Ltd., India
Covestro India
ET Elastomer Technik, Germany
Eewa Engineering Co. Pvt. Ltd., India
Ineos Styrolution India Ltd., India
I-Kare Polyalloys Pvt. Ltd., India
KLJ Group, India
Lubrizol Advanced Materials India Pvt. Ltd.
Milliken & Company, India
Maider Medical Industry Equipment Ltd.China
Milacron India Pvt. Ltd., India
GLR Laboratories Pvt. Ltd., India
HighRichja Precision Extrusion Machinery Co. Ltd., China
Operon Strategist, India
PVC Colouring Compounding & Processing, India
Qosina, USA
R.R. Patel Gases (P) Ltd., India
Raumedic AG

Schottli, Switzerland

SMC Medical Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd., India
Tekni-Plex India Pvt. Ltd., India
Twist Engineering Works, India

Airways Surgical Pvt. Ltd., India

Alpha Medicare and Devices Ltd., India
Alpha Therapeutics Pvt. Ltd., India
Angiplast Pvt. Ltd., India
Beacon Plastics, India
Delux Surgical, Inida
Glowtronics Pvt. Ltd., India
Jain Rubbers Pvt. Ltd., India
Leelavathy Medical Device Company, India
SEC Global Consulting & Initiative LLP, India
SkyValue, India
Surgi Pack India Pvt. Ltd.
Amigo Surgi Care Pvt. Ltd., India
Apex Medical Devices, India
Jimit Medico Surgicals Pvt. Ltd.
Life-O-Line Technologist, India
Mesco Surgical, India
Morrisons Lifecare Pvt. Ltd., India
National Healthcare, India
Pharmadocx, Inida
S. Nath & Co., India

Unikal Consultants, India


Medical Device Parks In India
The Government of India has been supporting creation of Medical Device Parks in the states with an objective to develop worldclass standard testing and infrastructure facilities, build momentum for domestic production and deepen the value chain of Medical Devices in India. It is also expected to reduce the cost of manufacturing significantly leading to better accessibility and affordability of medical devices in the country. While the proposals of State Government of Himachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh have been given “in-principle” approval granting a total financial outlay of Rs. 400 crore, more number of states are implementing Medical Device Parks projects.

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Cover Story

Importance Of Medical Device Parks And Its Contribution To MedTech Industry Growth

The parks will provide common infrastructure including common testing and R & D facilities center at one place reducing the manufacturing cost significantly and create a robust ecosystem for medical device manufacturing in the country. It also exploits benefits arising due to optimization of resources and economies of scale...

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Catalytic Role Played By Medical Device Parks And Emerging Scenario In India
Mr Rajiv Nath, Forum Coordinator, Association Of Indian Medical Device Industry (AiMeD)
It is important that existing Manufacturers in the existing Clusters don’t feel at a competitive disadvantage and feel need to relocate to a Medical Devices Park for a temporary short term gain. The Parks should complement and not compete with existing Factories by States having a twin Policy to strengthen both Parks & Clusters...

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Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone (AMTZ) - Saving Lives, Serving Nation
Dr Jitendar Sharma, MD & CEO, AMTZ
Medical Technology has become a sector that has survived the uncertainties of economic turbulence as well as showcased its life saving capacity for social good. AMTZ stands tall today by virtue of its servitude to the country in protecting the health of people by supplying affordable, accessible and good quality products across multiple states, hospitals in geographies...

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Kalam Institute of Health Technology ( KIHT )
KIHT, a Department of Biotechnology funded institute in the domain of MedTech policy is a premiere institute for Health Technology Assessment (HTA) in India...

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Indian Biomedical Skill Consortium ( IBSC )
IBSC conducts certification courses for enriching knowledge and career growth for the young engineers. It also provides Technician Training Program, Entrepreneurship Development Program and Faculty Development Program for helping young biomedical engineers...

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AIC-AMTZ Medi Valley Incubation Council ( MVIC )
MVIC is the Innovation and Incubation arm of AMTZ, jointly funded by Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog to promote innovation in Medical Devices space...

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BVIC is a unique ecosystem that assists start-ups by providing technologies and market access assistance...

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Madhya Pradesh Medical Device Park, Near Ujjain (Indore) To Facilitate Research, Innovations & Product Developments For Support to New MFG Facilities
Dr. B. K. Doshi, Managing Director, Doshi Consultants Pvt Ltd.
Located at “Vikram Udhyogpuri, at a distance of 50 kms from Indore, the Medical Device Park is with fully developed infrastructure for manufacturers to start production immedicately. Details like Salient Features, Vision, Proposed Scientific Facility, incentives and other details included in the article...

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About Medical Device Parks Under Implementation In India
Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh...

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Stem Cells And Cell Based Products In India : Regulatory Framework
Dr. A. Ramkishan, Deputy Drugs Controller, CDSCO, East Zone, Kolkata
The use of stem cells as medicines is a promising and upcoming area of research as they may be able to help the body to regenerate damaged or lost tissue in a host of diseases...

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Global Trends

Polymeric Biomaterials For 3D Printing In Medicine
Polymers are the most common types of biomaterials used in 3D printing technologies. They come in the form of filaments for fused deposition modeling (FDM), powder-beads for selective laser sintering (SLS), solutions for stereolithography (SLA), and gels for direct ink writing (DIW)...

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AiMeD & Regulatory Updates

  • Domestic MedTech industry upbeat about new procurement policy that favours manufacturers with domestic content
  • DoP releases draft policy to catalyse R&D and innovation in pharma-MedTech sector

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Industry News

  • Tekni-Plex acquires extrusion manufacturer Johnson Plastic Group
  • Healthium Medtech opens manufacturing facility at Rohisa Industrial Estate, Ahmedabad for arthroscopy products
  • TÜV SÜD to launch medical device testing lab in Bengaluru
  • KTR inaugurates 7 companies in medical devices park

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Product Gallery

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India International Medical Equipment and Hospital’s Need Expo
Conference Theme : India- The Next Investment Frontier in MedTech

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Did You Know?

About BiPAP Therapy For COPD
Bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) therapy is often used in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...

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