Technology Day – Textiles and Materials for the Medical Sector

Tourcoing (F)

Come and listen to and talk to researchers and manufacturers from the Textiles & Materials for the Medical Sector on Thursday 27 June in Tourcoing, and find out about key issues and innovations in medical devices, filtration, smart textiles, implantable products, antimicrobials and antivirals, to name but a few.

On the programme:
Cousin Surgery – the value of collaborative projects for the innovation and development of implantable textile medical devices.
Prof. Nicolas BLANCHEMAIN – Textile implant design for visceral surgery with analgesic properties
Prof. Bernard MARTEL – Virucidal masks: from academic research to industrialisation
Macopharma – Innovative non-woven textile filters: application in blood transfusion
MD101 Connections for Care – Clinical evaluation of medical devices
Materia Nova – Biomaterials to be used for the release of active ingredients in wounds and development of an intelligent dressing (Interreg Diamond Project)
ENSAIT – Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textiles – Textile sensors and actuators applied to health
ENSAIT – Development of absorbable prosthetic textiles for pelvic surgery
alsico EU Autonomous surgeon’s helmet
VirHealth – Anti-microbial and anti-viral testing on textiles
Centexbel – Textile with antimicrobial and antiviral properties