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IMPRESS event seeks a step change

Technologies that could offer a step change in treatment or management of incontinence were the focus of the latest symposium, run by the IMPRESS network.

Collaboration will be the first straw

The Colorectal Therapies HTC is working in partnership with environmental packaging company, Valueform, to extend and enlarge their medical product range.

Improved image for colonoscopy

A new clinical technology to improve detection of cancerous polyps during colonoscopy is being investigated, with support from the Colorectal Therapies HTC.

IMPRESSive attendance at FI event

New technologies that could improve the lives of people with faecal incontinence were discussed in a workshop run by the IMPRESS (Incontinence Management and Prevention through Engineering and Sciences) network in February.

New project manager appointed

The HTC has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Dr Randolph Haggerty as project manager.

Work on ‘Smart Sutures’ gets underway

Interactive workshops are being held this month to take forward the biotechnology concept chosen by the HTC Foundation ‘Dragon’s Den’ in December.

The 2015 national meeting – key outputs

This year, a clear message emerged from our National Meeting: to successfully develop and commercialise a technology, you need to engage with the right people at the right time.