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Adhesives

Dow Corning offers the medical industry a range of high-performance, silicone-based materials that are driving the next generation of adhesives and helping to advance wearable devices. more

3M reveals its latest adhesive and why medical device manufacturers might be interested in its development. more

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Marie Crane, Dow Food, Pharma & Medical, explains how silicone adhesives for wearable medical devices promote compliance and innovation. more

Opinion

Lindsay Brownell, Wyss Institute, explains how medical-grade bio-glue inspired by slugs sticks to biological surfaces without toxicity. more

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A dissolvable adhesive patch has been developed to offer a ‘painless’ alternative to the flu vaccine, which is traditionally delivered by injection. more

Devices

Silicone manufacturer, Bluestar Silicones is promoting its expanded Silbione Biomedical product line for long term implant applications as well as its primerless skin adhesives at MD&M West this year. more

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Global provider of silicones and silicon-based technology, Dow Corning, is exhibiting at MD&M West in Anaheim this year. more

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Manufacturer of adhesives to the disposable medical device industry, Dymax Corporation is demonstrating its latest technologies at MD&M West. more

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Supplier of silicones and silicone solutions Dow Corning has presented its latest advances in high-end silicone technology at Compamed 2016. more

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Rachel Gordon, technology analyst at IDTechEx discusses how advancements in electronics technology are enabling medical electronic equipment designed for faster diagnosis, improved patient quality of life and new drug-based therapies more

Opinion

Christine Weber and Audrey Wipret, Dow Corning outline how silicone pressure sensitive adhesives are helping to meet the challenges of medical device adherence more

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Techsil looks at the future for medical device adhesives and the growing importance that the wearable market holds more

Opinion

Panacol’s UK distributer, Techsil, has introduced a jettable conductive adhesive, to the UK market, which can be used in wearables more

Technology

Vitralit UV 4050 LV is a new low-viscosity and transparent adhesive for plastic, glass and metal bonding from Techsil. It has been designed to be easily integrated in automated production lines more

Technology

Researchers at Raumedic have succeeded in combining polyolefins as non-polar thermoplastics with a silicone elastomer to form an adhesive bond called Silefin more

Technology

As medical device design continues to innovate and push forward the boundaries of design and technology, the role of adhesives is changing. Product manufacturers are following suit with formulations that meet the latest needs of today’s devices. By L more

Opinion

A group at the University of California at Berkeley has used JPK Instruments’ SPM systems to research biologically inspired polymer adhesives more

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Stuck on you: Techsil outlines its new UV curing adhesives for medical device assembly more

Technology

Stick with it: Dymax MD medical device adhesive is said to be suited to a variety of other plastics widely used in the manufacture of medical devices. more

Technology

Vancive Medical Technologies and CareFusion have announced an exclusive agreement for the licensing and distribution of Vancive’s BeneHold chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) antimicrobial adhesive technology for applications in vascular access. more

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