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    Task no. 10 is in progress. We’re performing laryngological and audio-logical examinations of patients after surgery.

15.03.2018 - We're winning in Tokyo!

As a part of the activities connected with the celebrations of Year 2018 as a Year of Polish Science, a multimedia exhibition entitled “Science is Freedom” has been temporarily loaned from the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, to be displayed at the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Tokyo. The exhibition shows 25 greatest achievements of Polish science. The exhibition was presented to more than 100 guests invited to attend the opening ceremony which was held at the Embassy premises on March 13. The event was composed of several presentations and the screening of short video films showing research projects sent by young Polish scientists who took part in the competition for the best project organized by the Embassy.

The winner of the competition for the best project by young Polish scientist was selected through the voting by the audience. The author of the winning project entitled “Otoimplant – middle ear prosthesis - development of composite middle ear prosthesis with bactericidal properties”, is Ms. Magdalena Ziabka from AGH University of Science and Technology. The winner will be invited to come to Tokyo to attend the Science Agora Forum in November this year.

14.03.2018 - watch us on YouTube

For better understanding what otoimplant is, we have launched our channel on YouTube. Feel free to subscribe!

10.01.2018 - registration of "otoimplant" trademark

Patent Office decision of granting "otoimplant" trademark with the right to protection.

31.07.2017 - otoimplant in photojournalism

The otoimplant project has been noticed in photojournal issued by the Jagiellonian University Hospital among the most world-shattering surgieries performed in the first half year of 2017th.


06.04.2017 - first Otoimplant surgery!

On the 6th of April 2017 the first Otoimplant has been implanted. The surgery has been carried out in the Department of Otolaryngology, Jagiellonian University Hospital, Krakow. Innovative shape of prosthesis allowed easy and precise implantation in the middle ear. Indication for ossicles reconstruction was chronic inflammation which caused total destruction of maleus and incus. Prosthesis was placed on remaining head of stape.

Medical team during the surgery consist of: Magdalena Ziabka, PhD – project manager, originator, representing AGH - University of Science and Technology, Kraków which is also the Sponsor of clinical trials (second from left), Agnieszka Wiatr, MD – principal Investigator, representing Jagiellonian University Hospital and responsible for proper surgery process and Maciej Wiatr, MD and Jacek Składzień, professor MD – surgeons operating during the implantation

08.02.2017 - 4th place in World Contest!

Voting in campaign „Bringing tech science closer to people” promoting the best science and technological initiatives is finished

Thanks to your voices we've reached very good 4th place. We congratulate the winners and admit to be very happy from our place.

Thank you for your participation! :)