Demographic changes and the development of costs of the public health system are important social issues. Novel technologies and services for personal health assistance will play a prominent role in the future. With the Medical Technology Test and Application Center METEAN we support companies of the medical technology sector to speed up time to market by faster developing and launching novel products.
METEAN is a key project of the Fraunhofer Innovation Cluster Personal Health, Region Erlangen, Nürnberg, Fürth. The Test and Application Center which is run by the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS and is located in the Erlangen University Hospital (“Universitätsklinikum Erlangen“). In close cooperation with the hospital and the university of Erlangen (“Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg“), we offer the possibility to evaluate medical devices and equipment in clinical and field trials.