The Technical Research Centre for Biomedical Devices, the nodal research centre for the development of medical devices in the country, is proposed with a mandate of developing medical device technologies in five identified segments, viz. Cardiovascular, Neuroprosthetics, Hard Tissue Devices, Biological & Combinational Products and In Vitro Diagnostics.
A Medical Device Regulatory Compliance Facility (MDRCF) for supporting the Indian Medical Device Industry in the areas of regulatory compliance, an Industry Institute Partnership Cell (IIPC) for training manpower for the industry and a Technology Business Incubator for Medical Devices and Biomaterials (TIMed) are also components of the TRC.
Nucleation of Five Programs for Mission Mode Industrial R&D in the areas of
This facility would be focussing on providing service to the Indian Medical Device Industry for meeting regulatory requirements.
This facility would promote translation of the technologies developed in the five programs proposed above.
The Institute is operating an IIPC for supporting the Indian Medical Device Industry in the areas of training, problem solving and consultancy. This entity will be further augmented and strengthened.
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