Wound management products of cellulose derivatives
Korea Institute of Industrial Technology(KITECH), California, United States
1. Carboxymethyl cellulose wet-laid nonwoven manufactured by either 1) carboxymethylation of cellulose fibers or, 2) carboxymethylation of wet-laid cellulose nonwoven 2. High liquid absorbing, swellable, and water-insoluble carboxymethyl cellulose foam
Primary Application Area: Medical Devices
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: PCT patents of the wet-laid CMC nonwoven manufacturing technology, including carboxymethylation of cellulose fiber and carboxymethylation of CMC wet-laid nonwoven are both in pending status, and the acceptance are expected.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 110
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: The technology was developed by funding in internal revenue of the institute. Since our institute is the government funded research institute, the research has been indirecdtly supported by the government funding.
Primary Sources of Funding: Other
Looking for: Development / License Partners