Within RISE, there is cutting-edge expertise that can serve as support for healthcare and its suppliers during the current crisis. We can offer support and advice in, among other things, drug production and drug development, medical technology products, components for healthcare equipment, data storage and analysis and service development.
– At present, we can offer tests of protective equipment for healthcare, advice for the development of medical technology products and on a small scale produce components for critical equipment in healthcare. We are gathering power now to increase our capacity to conduct further testing of respiratory protection and disinfectants, ”says Anna Ridderstad Wollberg, associate head of business area Health and Life Science at RISE.
RISE coordinates and participates in several long-term research initiatives together with external partners for drug development and diagnostics linked to the corona pandemic. We are also involved in meeting the demand at EU level in terms of expertise and capabilities in additive manufacturing to meet the shortage of medical equipment quickly.
– Within RISE there are also experts who can offer support in, among other things, diagnostics, drug development, health data and other IT-related services that are relevant to healthcare. Our business is up and running and we are doing everything we can to follow the needs of our customers and society and identify how we can contribute in this critical situation, ”says Anna Ridderstad Wollberg.