Article - 7 Jun 2009
The Triosyn® resin is applied to a polymer substrate that is used for disposable respirators and other personal protection devices. The manufacturing process generally involves fusing three substrate...
News - 8 Jul 2008
Dow Corning® MG7-9850 Soft Skin Adhesive offers gentle adhesion for medical devices, scar therapies, wound dressings and over-the-counter bandages. It also provides longer, more durable wear...
Article - 6 Sep 2004
QinetiQ researchers have figured out a way to incorporate silver nanoparticles into fibres that give the resultant material bacteria and fungus resistant properties. Posted August 18 2004
Article - 12 Jun 2002
Cellulose acetate is derived from renewable resources such as wood pulp, which differs from most other man-made polymers which are petrochemical derivitives. General properties include transparency,...
News - 5 Mar 2009
Medical textiles is an area enjoying substantial growth due to constant improvements and innovation in both textile technology and medical procedures. Dressings are no longer required to simply keep a...
News - 31 Jan 2006
3M has announced the launch of 3M Tegaderm Ag Mesh Dressing with Silver, a new wound care product with fast-acting, long-lasting antimicrobial barrier effectiveness against a wide range of microbes,...
News - 20 Jul 2011
Quick-Med Technologies, a developer of innovative technologies for the consumer and healthcare markets, has expanded its global patent portfolio for the NIMBUS technology. It has received another...
News - 16 Mar 2004
SSL International have agreed to sell their wound management business to Medlock Medical Ltd for £55 million.
The sale includes a production facility in Oldham and a warehouse in North...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
The term smart polymer embraces a wide range of different compounds that can change their color, transparency or shape in response to their environment.
News - 13 Nov 2008
Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have developed a strong, flexible, bio-material that may be used someday to close wounds with minimal scarring and rejection by the immune...