Navigation Links
Fraunhofer frontline themes: Tomorrow's opportunities
Date:6/3/2008

ovascular functions 24 hours a day, enabling them to contact medical specialists in the event of an emergency. Preventive healthcare, diagnostics, therapy and care are other areas of application for this technology.

Bio-functional surfaces
High tech with a sensitive skin
Medical implants are intended to uphold bodily functions, monitor individual risks or facilitate long-term treatment plans. In future this will be made possible by bio-functional surfaces: The "skin" of a material, instrument or device performs a specific function when in contact with biological environments. It picks out certain molecules, receives signals or stimulates a response.

Food chain management
Always fresh on the table
Kiwi fruits from New Zealand, mangos from Thailand, beef from Argentina today's shoppers can find an international selection of goods even in small supermarkets. However, globalization also poses challenges: Foodstuffs have to be produced in accordance with current food regulations, properly packaged and shipped, and finally arrive fresh on the customer's table. Food chain management makes it possible to display and optimize the entire food production chain from production and processing to the retailer and the end customer.

Focus on the environment

Decentralized integrated water management
Saving precious water
In Germany we consume a lot of water: over 130 liters per head dayly. If we are to continue providing high-quality drinking water at low prices in future, the water consumption must be cut. New technologies help to use drinking water economically and treat wastewater to make it suitable for domestic use. Intelligent sensors monitor the systems and report such failures as leaky water pipes.

Focus on energy

Energy-efficient modernization
More than just a facade
About one-third of the energy consumed in Germany goes into regulating the temperature in buildi
'/>"/>

Contact: Franz Miller
Franz.Miller@zv.fraunhofer.de
49-891-205-1300
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. National Frontline Caregiver Coalition: Bush Administration Medicare Cuts Will Undercut Rural Americas Nursing Home Care
2. Statement From Larry Minnix, President & CEO, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA) on the Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing, Caring for Our Seniors: How Can We Support the Frontlines?
3. Rutgers center sparks liquid bandage, a new frontline wound treatment
4. Dasatinib, Nilotinib show strong early results as frontline therapy for chronic myelogenous leukemia
5. Lucrative Sales Opportunities Abound With Melaleuca, The Wellness Company(R)
6. FasterCures President Greg Simon Testifies to U.S. Senate HELP Committee on Cancer Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century
7. Transportation: Making Connections Event to Explore Opportunities and Solutions for People With Disabilities
8. OB Challenges Create Hospital Opportunities in 2008
9. Adult Glioblastoma: Strategies, Challenges, and Opportunities
10. Perot Systems and ChinaSoft to Pursue Chinese Healthcare Opportunities
11. Big Opportunities Are in the Bag for Food Retailers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Fraunhofer frontline themes: Tomorrow's opportunities
(Date:7/30/2015)... , ... July 30, 2015 , ... In a meaningful ... at Serenity Palms Drug Addiction Treatment Center have created an addiction graveyard. Sharing this ... of its most beloved residents, Rocky Hudson . Hudson (1945-2015) fell in love ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... at ATA’s 21st Annual Meeting and Tradeshow focused exclusively on telemedicine, telehealth and ... cutting-edge health care technology vendors, will take place May 14-17, 2016 in Minneapolis, ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... Biz Report, which takes a look at small, medium, and large businesses making ... business expert, conducted the business review and shared with viewers how DevExpress has ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... its position as one of Medicare’s top-rated care centers. The video highlights ... CMS rating system, which monitors health inspections, staffing, and quality measures. Beachside ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... continues to expand, as the company and UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center ... OncLive announced today. With the new collaboration, OncLive’s editorial and marketing groups will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Serenity Palms Honors Rocky Hudson, an Advocate of AA and a Beloved Resident of Palm Springs 2Health News:Serenity Palms Honors Rocky Hudson, an Advocate of AA and a Beloved Resident of Palm Springs 3Health News:Presentation Proposals for ATA 2016 are Now Being Accepted Online at ATA2016.com 2Health News:Presentation Proposals for ATA 2016 are Now Being Accepted Online at ATA2016.com 3Health News:Software to Develop High-Performance Data-Driven Apps was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Beachside Nursing Center Releases New Video 2Health News:UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Teams with OncLive® as a Strategic Alliance Partner 2Health News:UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Teams with OncLive® as a Strategic Alliance Partner 3Health News:UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Teams with OncLive® as a Strategic Alliance Partner 4
... new study shows that getting primary care physicians and ... an excellent way to extend the communication between doctors ... Medical School in London tested the "virtual outreach" method ... at an urban and rural health care facility. About ...
... a new research there has been a finding that, each ... diagnosed in the United States. Nearly 2,000 of these cases ... into a person's diet may reduce their risk of mouth ... cancers worldwide. Researchers have long known tobacco smoking and alcohol ...
... have successfully transplanted cultured stem cells from the healthy ... people who nearly lost their sight in accidents.Sustaining the ... who suffered from conditions such as chemical burns, allergic ... the part of the eye called limbus, were successfully ...
... exposed mainly to sign language use their hands to ... precursor to learning a language. , Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto, ... Sciences and Education at Dartmouth College// in Hanover, New ... lets them unlock the secret of their language.Conventional wisdom ...
... shows the anti-inflammatory drug naproxen may protect people ... drug (NSAID) commonly prescribed for the management of ... the effects of naproxen versus other NSAIDs //in ... heart attacks, in older patients. The study evaluated ...
... report they have successfully used gene therapy to restore ... blindness. A team of scientists led by Jean Bennett, ... this month's Nature Genetics.Their experiment involved dogs with Leber ... affects human infants and for which there is no ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:7/30/2015)... YORK , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... a new research report with market overview, ... share, forecast, porter analysis, recent developments, competitive ... Global Industry Insight: Biosensors Market Development ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150727/756778 ) ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... Global ENT (Ear, Nose, ... USD 23.01 million in 2022, according to a new ... geriatric population, increasing prevalence of ear, nose, and throat ... among target customer base are expected serve this market ... According to estimates published by the WHO, 15% of ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI ) today announced that ... Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at ... A webcast of the presentation will be ... visit the web site at least 10 minutes prior ... and install any necessary software.  The presentation will be ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 2Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 3Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 4Global Biosensors Market (Size of $12,964 Million in 2014) to Witness 10% CAGR During 2015 - 2020 5ENT Devices Market Size to Reach $23.01 Billion by 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 2ENT Devices Market Size to Reach $23.01 Billion by 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 3ENT Devices Market Size to Reach $23.01 Billion by 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 4ENT Devices Market Size to Reach $23.01 Billion by 2022: Grand View Research, Inc. 5
Ethicon Endo-Surgery provides disposable handheld instruments that provide reliable, precise performance every time. Our handheld instruments come in 5mm and 10mm sizes....
... Auto Suture™ ENDO RETRACT™ ... (3) atraumatic fingers, has ... of gynecologic, general, urologic, ... for temporary retraction of ...
... The Auto Suture™ ENDO PADDLE RETRACT™ ... variety of gynecologic, general, urologic,thoracic, colorectal and ... e.g., the bowel, stomach, or liver. , ... of a paddle retractor at the distal ...
... Featured Products are kept ... and are offered as ... regular or extra long ... with insulation, flush ports, ...
Medicine Products: