Archive: August 2023


Enhanced components for absorbent disposables

Personal hygiene solutions provider Ontex is introducing new innovations to its growing baby pants and adult pants businesses, both of which continue to achieve double-digit…

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Leak-proof spiral tampon receives FDA approval

Sequel Spiral, a spiral tampon that offers a patented, leak-proof design, has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration as a medical device,…

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Biodegradable bandage for treating chronic wounds

Bioengineers at the University of Connecticut, USA, have developed a scaffold for new skin that also kills bacteria.

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Surgical kit for locating a vein

A kit for locating a vein, disclosed by US inventor Tanya Hamilton of Greensboro, North Carolina, is designed as a composite device containing a pharmacologically…

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Compression garment with reduced pressure in knee region

An improved compression garment designed to produce significantly reduced pressure in a knee region of the garment or knee area has been developed by inventors…

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