Medical device application laboratories
Advanced solutions to enhance the safety and performance of bioresorbable implant applications.
Our Medical Device Competence Center in the U.S. and Application Laboratories in Germany and China give you the proximity and expertise you need to help streamline the design, development, processing and performance of your bioresorbable implant application.
In addition to the reliable global supply of biomaterials for use in implantable (Class II/III) medical devices, we specialize in supporting customers on how best to use these materials to address their specific requirements.
We provide a broad range of application technology services including
Polymer synthesis and design
For the efficient development, customization or selection of the right material to precisely match the desired application properties
Access to advice and engineering expertise in processing conditions for injection molding and extrusion
The rapid production of technical samples for feasibility studies utilizing innovative technologies such as 3D printing
Analysis and characterization
The characterization and analysis of material properties including thermal stability, surface features and morphology, mechanical properties and molecular properties
Regulatory data generation and support
Global quality systems combined with the generation of robust documentation and data for regulatory support
Our expertise includes:
Conventional processing technologies including injection-molding and extrusion
Advanced processing technologies including 3D printing and electrospinning
Selection of the most suitable polymer for the application
Characterization of production process conditions for successful design and scale-up
Manufacturing of technical samples for feasibility studies
We help you design and scale up medical devices faster to help enhance safety and performance, and improve patient healing.