Swissmedic videos

About Swissmedic

Swissmedic, the Swiss authority responsible for the authorisation and supervision of medicines and medical devices

About medical devices

• What is a medical device?
• How do medical devices come onto the market?
• What are the tasks of Swissmedic in the area of medical devices?

About vaccines

• Vaccine development in brief
• How a vaccination works
• How is the safety of vaccines monitored?
• The different types of vaccine

The different types of vaccine

• How an mRNA vaccine works
• How a vector vaccine works
• How a protein vaccine works

Miscellaneous topics

• Market surveillance - Market Monitoring of Illegal Medicinal Products
• OMCL - Combating nitrosamines
• Interview with executive director Swissmedic (Raimund Bruhin)

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