DSM Dyneema LLC Partners with Biomedical Structures LLC, Cortland Company and Secant Medical
6/8/2010 11:39:01 AM
URMOND, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DSM, which created and manufactures Dyneema Purity®, the world’s strongest Medical grade fiber, today announced agreements with Biomedical Structures, Cortland Company and Secant Medical. These companies’ experience in processing Dyneema Purity® fiber in biomedical textile structures offers medical device companies the ability to use various constructions of Dyneema Purity®, including the recently launched Dyneema Purity® BLUE, in commercial medical devices. Dyneema Purity® BLUE, the first 100% colored implantable grade Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber, allows surgeons to take advantage of the fiber’s uncompromised strength, ability to provide better contrast during arthroscopic surgeries and ease of differentiation between multiple sutures on multiple anchors.