30 Years of Milestones That Mattered for Medtech
It's hard to fathom that something as ubiquitous as the microprocessor was just starting to be used in medtech, back in 1985.
Chris Newmarker and Brian Buntz
Updated March 3, 2015
MPMN has seen plenty of amazing developments over its 30 years of existence. Everything from rapid prototyping to PEEK to the smartphone has helped spark new innovation in the med device industry.
To commemorate MPMN’s 30th year anniversary, here are some major medtech milestones from 1985 to the present. Included in the list are engineering-related items as well as noteworthy medical devices.
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