About ABIGO Medical

About ABIGO Medical

ABIGO Medical is a Swedish medical device company with focus on improving people’s health and well-being.

We develop, manufacture and market advanced wound management products that are helping patients in more than 65 countries. We also market products for dietary management of cow’s milk allergy in infants and young children in the Nordic countries.

ABIGO Medical was founded in 1989. Since May 2021, ABIGO Medical is a wholly owned subsidiary to Essity.

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Antimicrobial resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health. Already, an estimated 700,000 die each year due to antibiotic resistance.1, 2  In certain cases, health care professionals are confronted with the medical dilemma of being unable to prescribe an effective treatment. A new approach for managing infections and their effects is required – a core element in ABIGO’s research programs.

Our R&D focus on unique solutions that utilize knowledge of natural processes and physical interactions without the need for chemical substances or surgical intervention. The aim is to be a leading player in this field.

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References

1. WHO. 2016. Stop antimicrobial resistance now. World Health Organization.
2. WHO. 2020. Antibiotic resistance. World Health Organization.