One to Watch: Scopis

An innovative, globally active company that uses augmented reality to enhance the endoscopic view with additional information that supports surgeons on their way to a good outcome for the patient.

Pharmacies in Germany Play a Key Role in OTC Sales Growth

Over the Counter (OTC): People in Germany have been self-medicating more and more in recent years. Sales of prescription-free drugs are increasing at pharmacies and through online mail order services. Why?

Appy Days Are Here

The market for mobile health apps is booming. Be it app, sensor or hardware, developers with the right “app-titude” stand to make considerable gains in the coming years.

A Positive Prognosis

As the use of in vitro diagnostics continues to increase around the world, especially in the field of personalized medicine, German companies are leading innovations in Europe.

Healthy Living

Health is a way of life in industrialized countries. As Europe’s biggest market for medical products and services, Germany has a very promising out-of-pocket health-care market not covered by health insurance providers.

Holistic Point of View

For centuries humans have looked to the power of nature to soothe and heal. And some healing methods go beyond the medical to include complementary, spiritual and natural remedies. Such treatments are increasing in popularity in Germany.