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Medical Devices Fact Sheet
Whether you are seeking leading edge research, medical device testing and validation or a great location to establish your medical device business, you should consider London, Ontario, Canada.
World-renowned medical device companies such as G.E. Healthcare, 3M and Trudell Medical International have established operations in London to take advantage of the unique combination of attractive business costs, top talent, world class research institutions and infrastructure.
London is also home to a number of rapidly growing, emerging medical device companies that have been nurtured in the fertile London business environment.
London has a vibrant and growing life sciences sector. There are 19 hospital and research facilities and over 50 life sciences companies. More than 20,000 people are employed in this sector, including over 2,000 researchers. Located halfway between Toronto and Detroit, London is the regional centre for Southwestern Ontario, Canada, servicing over 2.5 million people.