US medical products manufacturer Mentor is set to launch the Detector, designed by Californian consultancy Bridge Design. This invention is used to aid reconstructive breast surgery after mastectomies. The device locates the injection port of the Contour Profile Tissue Expander, a separate device surgically implanted into patients to help form space for a permanent implant. The Detector has been awarded a design excellence award by Medical Device & Diagnostics magazine.

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What to do and see at Designjunction 2018

From 20-23 September, London’s Designjunction takes place on the South of the River Thames, and will see installations, exhibitions, talks and its well-known fair spread across three venues including Doon