A consortium of a reputable german university hospital, a medium-sized medical company and FRANK plastic have set themselves the aim of developing and testing a new and highly innovative single-use system for an efficient and safe surgical operation. FRANK plastic is involved as an innovative development- and manufacturing partner for complex single-use medical devices.
The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, abbreviated BMWi, is funding the project within the “Central innovation program for medium-sized companies” (ZIM).
The ZIM is a technologically and sectorally unrestricted funding programme for medium sized-companies and collaborating research organizations aligned with business. With the ZIM high innovative power and competitiveness of companies should be strengthened in the long term.