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

28 Jun 2017 13:40 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

8 Feb 2017 14:40 News

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

8 Feb 2017 10:30 News

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

17 Jan 2017 11:20 News

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

14 Nov 2016 11:45 News

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

13 Jun 2016 11:56 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

9 Jun 2016 11:07 , Devices

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

29 Feb 2016 09:07 Opinion

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

12 Nov 2015 16:51 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

9 Nov 2015 09:09 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

2 Nov 2015 14:25 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

27 Oct 2015 16:16 Opinion

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

21 Jul 2015 15:52 News

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

12 Aug 2014 14:19 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

7 Aug 2014 10:57 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

19 Nov 2013 11:05 News

Catheter Assembly Adhesive from Dymax

Source: Dymax.

Dymax's 214-CTH-UR-SC adhesive is specifically designed for joining catheter parts. The adhesive feature two of Dymax's technologies—See Cure and Ultra Red, both of which use colour to improve quality control. more

5 Jul 2013 14:00 Technology