Medical Technologies

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The Medical Technologies focus at Furtwangen University's Institute of Applied Research conducts interdisciplinary research in medicine and engineering in the following subject areas:

  • Ventilation systems of the future
  • Molecular diagnostics and biomarkers
  • Data science for the life sciences
  • Microbiology and hygiene
  • Tumor biology
  • Exercise medicine and exercise physiology diagnostics

The research work is carried out in close cooperation with companies in the medical technology sector and clinics worldwide. They are also involved in the training of students on the Medical and Biomedical Engineering or Precision Medicine Diagnostics degree programmes at Furtwangen University by awarding and supervising theses and dissertations as well as doctoral theses. At the bottom of the page you will find an overview of the current research projects, the research institutes and the contact persons in the research focus.