The ZIM-supported network promotes and supports collaboration between companies and research institutes in order to integrate individual organizations’ know how and optimize outcome. Scientists from different fields work together with medical practitioners and industrial partners to strengthen competencies.

Close, interdisciplinary cooperation between partners enables and accelerates the development of novel technologies. Innovation is not only the key to international competitiveness, company growth and employment, but also underlies the ability to develop the improved diagnostic techniques necessary for both patients themselves and health systems.