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Manchester company showcases pioneering diagnostic system on world healthcare stage

A pioneering diagnostic system that is having a significant impact on the changing clinical pathway of cervical cancer will be on display a MEDICA 2016 – the largest healthcare exhibition in the world. Manchester-based Zilico Ltd, will be demonstrating ZedScan, a portable, handheld device that uses patented Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) to detect the development […]

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Innovation sharing with non-NHS providers

On 16th April, TRUSTECH attended the One Nuffield Health Conference to raise awareness of the how innovations from the NHS can be transformed into commercial products that can be adopted by providers across the whole healthcare sector. As a registered charity, Nuffield Health’s objectives are to ‘advance, promote and maintain health and healthcare of all […]

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CEBR SME Hot List 2016

The Council of European BioRegions (CEBR) has recently announced its 2016 Medical Device SME Hot List. The list reflects significant scientific and business progress over the past year. MedTECH Centre residients, Zilico, feature on the list, having recently published a 1000-patient case study for its cervical cancer diagnostic system, ZedScan. Check out the full Hot […]

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1,000 patient case study published for ZedScan

Zilico Ltd has published a 1,000 patient case study for its cervical cancer diagnostic system, ZedScan. The patient review in to the routine use of ZedScan as an adjunct to colposcopy has revealed that the technology significantly increases the rate of detection of high grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (HG CIN). Clinicians at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS […]

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NICE publishes Medtech Innovation Briefing on Zilico’s ZedScan

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has developed a Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB) on Zilico Ltd’s Cervical Cancer Diagnostic System, ZedScan. NICE first developed the briefings in 2013 to help boost and speed-up the uptake of innovative and promising technologies which have the potential to improve patient health and increase NHS productivity. […]

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