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New framework for medical device industry

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New Delhi , Sept. 23

GLOBAL Health Policy Group, (GHPG), an informal group of industry executives, is setting up a framework for regulating and legislating the medical device industry.

In the last 10 years, there has been a rapid growth in the medical device industry. While other countries such as Europe, the US and Australia are focusing on this issue, in India much importance has not been given.

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