High Performance Medical Tubing Offers Many Advantages
Tue, 02/02/2010 - 4:23am
MicroLumen (MD&M West Booth 2532) manufactures custom tubing for critical applications and low-invasive medical devices. Polyimide is a thermo-set plastic and has excellent mechanical, thermal, and chemical properties. Typical applications include cardiovascular and urological catheters, stent deployment and drug delivery systems. MicroLumen manufactures ID ranges 0.1 mm to 2.11 mm with various wall profiles. Ultra-thin PTFE liners are available for reduced surface friction, delivered on a mandrel. Braid reinforced designs are available for added flexibility, torque, and column strength. Also available are thermoplastic jackets, multi-durometer designs, flexible tips, value added sub-assembly, and custom laser machining. MicroLumen is ISO 9001:2000 certified and their products are USP Class VI biocompatible.