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Case studies of innovative medical device companies from India: barriers and enablers to development

Szymon Jarosławski and Gayatri Saberwal*

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Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology, Biotech Park, Electronics City Phase I, Bangalore, India

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:199  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-199

Published: 30 May 2013

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Detailed profiles and origins of the founders and key people in the studied companies.

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Key events in the evolution of each company and sources of innovation.

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Key criteria considered by the companies when constructing product profiles for their devices and other issues of product development.

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Sources of funding for the studied companies.

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Details of the six companies’ pursuit of global (i) science and technology and (ii) regulatory requirements.

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Challenges faced by each company in accessing the Government and private markets in India or other developing countries.

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