TechConnect Innovation Program

Wound management products of cellulose derivatives

Korea Institute of Industrial Technology(KITECH), California, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

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

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SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 110

Website: www.kitech.re.kr

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