By: Emerson Lim
The prototype, which the ITRI said was made within a span of 17 days, was introduced during an online press briefing.
"At the end of March, U.S. ventilator manufacturer Medtronic shared the basic design specifications of its PB 560 portable ventilator, free of charge," ITRI President Edwin Liu (劉文雄) said.
The ITRI locally sourced more than 500 components, involving mechanical parts, electronic controls, firmware, software, and data system integration, Liu said. [FULL STORY]