Ghimas was founded in 1947 and has been operating since 1968 in Casalecchio, near Bologna. In 2004 a new factory was built , equipped with research and quality control laboratories, specialized in the production of Medical devices for the dental profession and OTC dietary supplements. Since 2004 GHIMAS has been producing its own line of Dental Implants calledin 2010 it started to sell its own Software system for Assisted and guided IMPLANT surgery called Ghimas also conducts advanced research in biology, chemistry, pharmacology and nanotechnology, in synergy with the most important universities in Italy and worldwide. Research and Development: In recent years Ghimas has obtained important successes as the result of research projects in the field of synthetic osteoconductive biomaterials, both in the form of biomimetic nanostructures, which serve as a scaffold for tissue regeneration, marketable stem cells, the creation of osteoinductive surfaces and others for the treatment of various diseases. The company is certified according to ISO 9001 (ISO 13485) by the Norwegian DNV (CE0434)