Prevention and diagnosis require customized cable solutions

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Nexans medical microcables and composite cables allow OEMs to build more convenience and intelligence into all investigative, diagnostic and therapeutic equipment. Physicians and patients worldwide appreciate their safety, comfort and discretion.

For large imaging systems (radiography, magnetic resonance imaging/MRI, computer tomography, and nuclear camera/scanners) Nexans manufactures flexible composite cables with different solutions inside, from micro-coax to a complete set of plastic fiber-optic cables, twisted pairs and tubes.

We meet your special needs and applications through competitive and custom designs to reduce your development time and increase performance. NEWSENSE® cables fully comply with European Union and other international directives.

NEWSENSE® for medical imaging

A wide range of microcables and composite cables for numerous devices used in obstetrics, gynecology, cardiology, dentistry, endoscopic applications and the veterinary sciences.

For large imaging systems (radiography, magnetic resonance imaging/MRI, computer tomography, and nuclear camera/scanners) Nexans manufactures flexible composite cables with different solutions inside, from micro-coax to a complete set of plastic fiber-optic cables, twisted pairs and tubes.


  • Various conductor counts: 2-528 for coax; 2-130 for composite
  • Antimicrobial cables for patient safety
  • Bundles with identification thread
  • Colored insulation; specific color by micro-coax
  • Capacitance within the 55-95 pF/m range for ultrasound probes
  • Single wires and coaxial cables in various constructions for CCD cameras
  • Round, flat or square cable depending on equipment space
  • Spike Proton Free (SPF) for MRI

Special services

Nexans tests electrical performance, bending and flexibility, and critical medical parameters. R&D is often done closely with the customer and small quantities are quickly tested and prototyped to assure quality and applicability. The right cost-quality equation is carefully studied, and logistics are meticulously planned to match customer production needs.

Nexans NEWSENSE™ for medical imaging
Benefits of NEWSENSE® for medical imaging
  • Full biocompatibility, sterilization ease and operational flexibility


  • Antimicrobial jackets to protect against multiresistant bacteria/viruses


  • High data capacity and multi-constructions in miniaturized format


  • EM-shielded for safe clinical operation and surgery

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