Makrolon® makes oxygenators safe and durable
Wego New Life Medical Devices needed a safe, reliable and transparent material for their new membrane oxygenators, also known as artificial lungs. We recommended Makrolon®, a natural choice because it met all requirements with ease.
Why Makrolon® 2458 was the right solution for Wego New Life Oxygenators
- Transparent: Offers glass-like transparency so medical staff can monitor oxygenating process.
- Reliable: High impact strength and durability ensure patient safety during heart surgery.
- Biocompatible: Meets ISO 10993 standards for devices that are in contact with bodily fluids.
- Heat resistant: Makrolon® 2458 can withstand ETO and steam sterilization at 121°C.
- Ease of use: The material’s low viscosity offers easy release from the mold after processing.