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How plastic makes the world go round in medical technology
6 min
Elena Kleffel
Published on 7. September 2022

Coils that come in contact with patients should be as soft as pillows, not as hard as tabletops – it is a puzzle that Yvonne Candidus is piecing together.

Sebastian Köppl testing a display for its resistance to cleaning agents and disinfectants.
Sebastian Köppl testing a display for its resistance to cleaning agents and disinfectants.
A just-cast gradient coil is driven into a tempering furnace for hardening.
A just-cast gradient coil is driven into a tempering furnace for hardening.

By Elena Kleffel
Elena Kleffel is an editor at Siemens Healthineers.