Jesus-Manuel Barragan-Ferrer, Diana Barragan-Ferrer, Rene Lopez-Flores, Guillermo Cortes-Robles, Ingrida Viliušienė, Jolita Kirvaitienė


In this article, a knowledge management framework is proposed as a strategy to improve the new product development (NPD) process through the integration and application of scientific knowledge and experience of biomedicine. The framework provides efficient management of the knowledge developed through the NPD activities, it creates a collaborative environment to promote innovation, and it provides the mechanism to integrate the knowledge of biomedicine to increase interdisciplinary scientific knowledge to create new opportunities for the development of innovative products.

Keyword(s): biomedicine; knowledge management; new product development; innovation.
DOI: 10.5200/sm-hs.2017.014
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