UHMW-PE

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UHMW-PEUltra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene
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The effects of gamma radiation sterilization and ageing on the structure and morphology of medical grade ultra high molecular weight polyethylene. Polymer.
The ultra high molecular weight polyethylene used in this study was Pilene ultra 2504 manufactured by National Organic Chemical Industries Ltd.
Reference Material (RM) 8456, an orthopedic grade Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE), became available in October 2000.
Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) has been used as the bearing material in the majority of joint endoprostheses for more than 25 years.
(28) calculated the theoretical tensile modulus of balanced, biaxially oriented ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) films with 100% crystallinity.
Endumax Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) provides superior strength, dimensional stability, light weight and durability as demanded in ballistic protection.
"Ultra high molecular weight polyethylene: Materials properties and applications, '" Anthony Verrocchi, technical marketing engineer, Ticona.
New Tivar HPV is an ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE) developed specifically for wear components subject: to challenging production environments, such as high speeds, high temperatures, high loads and aggressive cleaning agents.
BMS recently teamed up with fiber manufacturer DSM Dyneema as a proven specialist in processing Dyneema Purity and Dyneema Purity BLUE, the first ever 100% colored implantable grade Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber.
The Cruiser-Weight panels ride on spring-loaded retractable steel plungers within ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW) track.
(1.) McKellop H, Shen FW, Lu B, Campbell P, Salovey R: Development of an extremely wear-resistant ultra high molecular weight polyethylene for total hip replacements.
Dyneema Purity BLUE is the first 100% colored implantable grade Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber in the world and will enable innovative new additions to BMS' biomedical textile capabilities.
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