A new urinary catheter to prevent biofilm formation and stop #CAUTI
Biomodics specializes in developing silicone with new and improved characteristics. This can be used in developing new medical catheters for health care to reduce hospital acquired infections such as CAUTI and CLABSI. Click here to read more about the company, our mission, and team, and to find out where we are located.
New materials are needed for medical tubing and devices
Silicone is the material of choice for many medical tubing applications like urinary catheters due to its desirable properties such as chemical inertness and high flexibility. However, a common issue with silicone medical tubing is the formation of bacterial biofilm inside and outside the tube often leading to infection. Biomodics' patented IPN technology makes the development of new silicone medical tubing devices resistant to biofilm formation possible. Click here to read more about IPN