Successful therapeutic approaches for diseases of the gastrointestinal-tract—which can be caused by organic and/or functional disorders—need retroaction free local functional investigation. These local functional investigation can not sufficiently be performed by conventional methods.

Functional disorders are the most common types of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and therefore they are important also from social-economic point of view.

3D-MAGMA offers for the first time a retroaction free investigation of functional processes within the whole gastrointestinal-tract.