Medical Devices & Diagnostics

Epimagnum

A multi-functional device to assist in the performance of successful epidurals and combined spinal and epidural anaesthesia.

The project is at prototype stage and requires an investor or commercial partner to develop and test prototypes, manufacture and market.

For further information, please contact our Head of Innovation, Dr Lindsay Georgopoulos - lindsay.georgopoulos@medipex.co.uk.

NG-Sure

A new portable, non-invasive device to confirm correct nasogastric tube placement.

The project is at it’s at the POC stage, being developed and tested with MRC DPFS funding and requires a commercial partner or investor interested in manufacturing and marketing.

For further information, please contact our Head of Innovation, Dr Lindsay Georgopoulos - lindsay.georgopoulos@medipex.co.uk.

Safe tracheal introducer

A new tracheal introducer which would allow improved first-time tracheal intubation in difficult patients.

This project is at concept stage and requires an investor or commercial partner to develop and test prototypes and commercialise.

For further information, please contact our Market Intelligence Manager, Agnes Crutchard - agnes.crutchard@medipex.co.uk.

Bifurcation stent

A novel stent to effectively treat patients requiring percutaneous coronary interventions in more than one arterial branch.

An advanced prototype has already been developed and successfully tested pre clinically. The team is now looking for a commercial partner or investor to progress to first in man clinical studies, further development and commercialisation. 

For further information, please contact our Senior Project Manager, Clare Lankester - clare.lankester@medipex.co.uk.   

ICE imaging catheter

An innovative imaging catheter developed to facilitate intracardiac echocardiography.

The project is at proof of principle stage.

A development team is in place and the project is ready for investment and we are looking for a commercial partner interested in manufacturing and marketing.

For further information, please contact our Market Intelligence Manager, Agnes Crutchard - agnes.crutchard@medipex.co.uk.

Non cuffing catheter

A new urinary catheter designed to reduce patient pain, tissue damage and infections.

The project is at design stage.

A development team is in place and is looking for a commercial partner interested in manufacturing and marketing.

For further information, please contact our Head of Innovation, Dr Lindsay Georgopoulos - lindsay.georgopoulos@medipex.co.uk.

Non-invasive Test for Adrenal Insufficiency

A non-invasive version of the Short Synacthen Test to evaluate adrenal function, particularly in children.

This project has a patented formulation and proof of principle clinical data. The project team are looking for a commercial partner to take this to market.

For further information, please contact our Head of Innovation, Dr Lindsay Georgopoulos - lindsay.georgopoulos@medipex.co.uk.

TVT Strap

A simple device designed to improve venous blood flow, particularly suited to patients with an immobilised lower limb (such as in a plaster cast), to reduce the incidence of Deep Vein Thrombosis. It is also intended that this device could be used in place of compression stockings to achieve the same result.

This project is at the Proof of Feasibility stage.

 For further information, please contact our Head of Innovation, Dr Lindsay Georgopoulos - lindsay.georgopoulos@medipex.co.uk.