Group for Innovative Diagnostic and Therapeutic DeviceDivision of Surgical Technology (kashiwa)
Division for surgical device development makes research and development on innovative surgical devices in exploratory technology based on clinical needs in industry-academia-government and medical-engineering collaboration. Especially it targets instruments and devices used in/around laparoscopic surgery. It promotes the surgical device development in partnership with medical device business, “monozukuri”(manufacturing) companies, academia, and Chiba-area. Furthermore, it supports it in clinical trials, and acts as the advanced incubation facility with providing training of surgeon and sending information.
Takahiro Kinoshita, Nobuyoshi Takeshita
Research and development of medical devices, especially laparoscopic surgical devices
Development of devices used around surgical area
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