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A newly developed gasket tape made of ePTFE (expanded polytetrafluorethylene) is specifically designed to address the challenges of creating reliable seals in large glass-lined steel equipment.
The aberrant chord was resected and two neo-chordae constructed using polytetrafluorethylene (Gore-Tex"-4, W.L.
Transposed basilic vein versus polytetrafluorethylene for brachial-axillary arteriovenous fistulas.
Gore's engineers there were able to build on the company's decades of experience in applying functional textiles with watertight, breathable membranes made of ePTFE (expanded polytetrafluorethylene).
Comments: Microslip 684S is produced from 100% virgin grade polytetrafluorethylene (PTFE).
Washington, April 10 (ANI): Experiments on mice conducted by American scientists have shown that transplanted pancreatic precursor cells are protected from the immune system when encapsulated in polytetrafluorethylene (PTFE).
The hydrophobic plate was polytetrafluorethylene (Teflon), and the hydrophilic plate was silicone.
At about the same time that Interceed was being evaluated, another adhesion preventative, expanded polytetrafluorethylene (Gore-Tex), was introduced to the market.
But some consumers still have concerns surrounding the use of perflueoroctoanoic acid (PFOA), which is needed to manufacture polytetrafluorethylene (PTFE), an element in non-stick technology, though they still want the convenience such products offer.
Briefly, this system comprised 2 peristaltic pumps (Baoding Longer Precision Pump Co.), an 8-port rotary injection valve, and a homemade flow cell, which were connected using polytetrafluorethylene tubes (0.8 mm internal diameter).