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Medical Textiles

Monthly newsletter (12 month subscription)

Now published by TMS, Medical Textiles is a monthly update on the use of textiles and nonwovens for medical, hygiene and healthcare applications – one of the fastest growing sectors of the technical textiles industry.

Each issue covers technical developments in materials and applications – fibres, yarns and fabrics, equipment, surgical and orthopaedic applications, dental uses and hygiene – together with standards, market and industry news.

Medical Textiles is essential reading for the fibre and textile industry, medical researchers, and the medical devices and diagnostics products industry.

ISSN 1878-7002

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Surgical suture materials with porous sheaths for drug delivery

Suture materials that facilitate the loading and sustained delivery of releasable components are disclosed by US researchers from Georgia Tech Research Corporation of Atlanta, Georgia,...

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Changing cross-sectional shapes of flat braided sutures

To enable the manufacture of a textile having more than one cross-sectional shape, methods, systems and devices for changing the cross-sectional sizes and/or shapes of...

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US contract to increase production of polyester-tipped swabs

US cotton swab manufacturer US Cotton has received a contract for US$6.

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Respirator mask range kills SARS-CoV-2 on contact

Lancaster, Lancashire, UK-based ViraCoat has launched a new range of antiviral and antimicrobial personal protective equipment masks that begin to kill SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses...

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15-16 November 2021

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