Medical Adhesives
Jan 26, 2015
Adhesives and glues are such common fixtures of everyday life that we tend to take them for granted. But in the medical device world, they must exhibit a...
Sep 10, 2014
Although most wearables used in the healthcare space today are not classified as medical devices, the market for medical device wearable technologies is...
Sep 11, 2013
The value of diagnostics lies in their accuracy. If an assay is compromised and does not yield an accurate result, it’s not useful. Thus, it is crucial...
Apr 01, 2013
      Adherus AutoSpray dural sealant. Manufactured and submitted by HyperBranch Medical Technology (Durham, NC)....
Jan 30, 2013
Developing skin adhesives for wound care applications poses a number of challenges for manufacturers. A key challenge is to ensure secure bonding of a dressing...
Sep 10, 2012
Instant adhesives for joining difficult-to-bond plastics, filling gaps, and assembling medical devices have been formulated to withstand service temperatures...
Aug 30, 2012
As healthcare costs increase, patients are spending fewer days in the hospital; the continuum of care is shifting to the home where patients with chronic...
Aug 30, 2012
A manufacturer of industrial adhesive products produces a two-component, silver filled, electrically conductive epoxy for chip and substrate bonding. Polytec...
Jul 27, 2012
A developer of innovative oligomer, adhesive, coating, dispensing, and light-curing systems for applications in medical devices has released two new adhesive...
Jun 27, 2012
Innovation is easy, implementation is hard. These are the challenges, opportunities and surprises (a la silly putty) that come about during the medical...