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At Compamed in Germany in November, polymer manufacturer Bayer MaterialScience's Epurex Films subsidiary will present a range of medical TPU films, including its Bayfol UX502 and Platilon brands. more

30 Oct 2013 11:18 News

Swiss medical packaging manufacturer MEDIPACK has announced that it has invested in an equipment to enable it to offer in-house extruded PETG film products. more

20 Sep 2013 14:27 News

Poly-Med Inc (PMI) has been issued two patents—an intravaginal drug delivery ring and a lactide-based copolymer which, in the presence of water, transforms into degradable tissue adhering film that can be used to deliver bioactive agents in a lumen. more

11 Sep 2013 09:26 Technology

Surgical hands

Source: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Japanese research has led to the development of nanosheets the thickness of a cell membrane which control vena cava bleeding in rabbits. more

6 Aug 2013 16:20 Devices

O’Sullivan Films is producing calendered films from Teknor Apex’s Medalist MD-500 elastomers. Working with Genesis Welding, the three companies believe their products have performance advantages over PVC while saving weight and cost. more

17 Jun 2013 08:00 Technology

DOW Infuse Table

Source: Dow.

Dow's Infuse OBCs are for blown films used in medical gloves and diapers. more

24 Apr 2013 15:52 Technology