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Medical Technology Is Hot in Germany

Mark Crawford

There is no question that Germany is one of the most prosperous countries in the EU—especially when it comes to medical technology products. According to Germany Trade and Invest, Germany ranks third in the world for medical technology behind the U.S. and Japan; in terms of new patents, Germany is second only to the U.S. About one-third of Germany’s medical technology output consists of products that are less than three years old—especially imaging systems, implants, operational and interventional devices and systems, and in-vitro diagnostics. (more…)