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DSM in Medical

MD&M West 2019

Event details:

05 Feb 2019
End Date:
07 Feb 2019
Anaheim Convention Center; Anaheim, CA
In attendance:
DSM; Booth 2926
MD&M West


MD&M West is the largest medical design and manufacturing event in the world. The conference is dedicated to providing expert insights and new innovations for every stage of device development.

The 2019 agenda provides educational sessions, including hands-on workshops, interactive case studies, and in-depth panel discussions as well as conference exclusive networking opportunities.

Join our own Ajay Padsalgikar, PhD during the Opening Plenary on February 5.

Innovative Biomaterial Solutions with Polyurethanes
Tue. February 5| 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM | 210C

Polyurethanes are extremely versatile materials. They can range from being hard, rigid materials to soft, pliable gels. This versatility combined with their acceptance in the body make them very attractive as biomaterials. Polyurethanes can also be formulated as either biostable or bioresorbable materials and this adds to their versatile nature and allows them to be used in a wide variety of medical applications.

Topics covered include:

Overview of the use of polyurethane biomaterials within the body systems - Long term implants and biostability - Use of polyurethanes as drug delivery systems - Innovative application examples

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