Murata to Exhibit at MEDTEC Japan 2015

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4/8/2015

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
President/Statutory Representative Director:
Tsuneo Murata

Overview

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. will present an exhibition booth related to the manufacture and design of medical devices at MEDTEC Japan 2015.

Details

MEDTEC Japan 2015

Period:  Wednesday, April 22 to Friday, April 24
Location:
Tokyo BIG SIGHT East hall6
URL: http://www.medtecjapan.com/en
Booth No.: 4007

Summary

Under the themes “Sensing,” “Wireless,” and “Compactness,” Murata will present electronic components and solutions that contribute to the realization of new medical and healthcare devices.

Exhibition highlights

•Wireless bed sensors

By equipping the bed with sensor nodes, consisting of a MEMS sensor and a wireless communication module, it is possible to detect minute vibrations transferred from the patient to the bed. The wireless communication module transmits data wirelessly, allowing remote monitoring by a nursing facility or hospital.

•RFID device (MAGICSTRAP®) for specimen tubes with automatic identification support 

An RFID device that functions as a near-field communication module can be mounted on each specimen tube, allowing identification of a large number of specimen tubes within a short time and improving the efficiency of history checking.

• Also featured will be small and thin electronic components that enable more compact medical devices, wireless communication modules with enhanced convenience features, and sensors of various types.

Forum

Forum on the Latest Technology: Electronics, RP, CAD/CAM, Nursing, Care Robots, Devices
A lecture will be presented at the above free forum, sponsored by the secretariat.

Date: Wednesday, April 22 2:50 p.m.~3:20 p.m.
Location: Tokyo BIG SIGHT East hall6
Title: New Possibilities Created by RFID for Managing Medical Devices
URL: http://www.medtecjapan.com/en/exhibiter_presentation_forum_medtec2015


Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com