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Singapore-based medical device manufacturer of an innovative disposable surgical LED light seeks distribution partners in Europe

Country of origin:
Country: 
SINGAPORE
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BOSG20190819002
Published
19/08/2019
Last update
24/02/2021
Expiration date
29/08/2021

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Electromedical and medical equipment
Surgical instrumentation and equipment
Specialist medical practice activities
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Summary

Summary: 
The Singapore company is a research-driven, ISO 13485: 2016 certified device manufacturer specialising in the development and manufacturing of innovative surgical technology devices. The company's current product range encompasses technology areas such as in surgical LED lighting for open surgery applications (co-developed with a leading MNC) and handheld nasolaryngoscopes for use in low-cost settings eg. emerging economies. The company seeks distribution partners in Europe and beyond

Description

Description: 

Founded in Singapore, the company first embarked on the development and manufacturing of POC diagnostic devices and has since expanded its project/product range to areas such as in surgical lighting, clinical nasolaryngoscopes and robotic endoscopy.

The company's current flagship product is a surgical LED lighting device, that was co-developed with a leading multinational company. The product encompasses a 4.6mm diameter LED light strip that is freely bendable, allowing it to be safely placed deep inside the open surgical cavity, as well as a clip-like driver unit that fastens onto surgical drapes during use. The entire device is a one-time use disposable, maintaining a working temperature of below 38°C* over a 4-hour lifespan, making it appropriate for most open surgery applications.

The company is currently seeking medical distributors in Europe with strong connections to large and credible public and private hospital networks.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
The product's key innovations include the following: - Sterile, one-time-use disposable - Discreet form factor in a small, battery-powered device - Maintains a safe working temp. (<38°C) throughout a 4-hour operating lifespan - Compact, 4.6mm diameter allows unobtrusive positioning within the open surgical cavity - Bright, uniform and localized "flood-lighting" for wide illumination angles (over 180°) - Adjustable luminous intensities (4 settings) - Self-retaining and can be positioned hands-free within open the surgical cavity Benefits for surgeons: - Optimal lighting at open surgical site regardless of depth - More precise surgical procedures - Faster surgery times - More comfortable surgical experience overall Benefits for patients: - Lesser time spent undergoing surgery - Reduction in follow-up surgeries owing to incomplete tissue removal - Lower chances of hospital re-admissions

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The company is seeking medical distributors in Europe with strong connections to large and credible public and private hospital networks. The company has plans to expand their market presence in various parts of Europe.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50

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Human Cadaver Trial - Abdominal Cavity (Operating Theater Overhead Lights Off)

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Surgical LED lighting for open surgery applications