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New EU regulation has made the medtech industry turn to the US

As a direct consequence of new EU regulation for the medtech industry, firms have started to launch in the US before Europe, which wasn’t always the case previously, says the chief executive of industry association Medtech Europe.

Serge Bernasconi, CEO of Medtech Europe | Photo: PR/Medtech Europe

New European requirements for medical devices have meant that the medtech industry has begun launching products in the US before Europe, according to Serge Bernasconi, the chief executive of industry organization Medtech Europe.

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