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tissue adhesives

Cyanoacrylate glues used to close minor skin wounds without stitching. Examples are octylcyanacrylate (Dermabond), enbucrilate (Histoacryl) and N-butylcyanoacrylate (Indermil, Liquiband).
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Table 1 Assessment of tissue adhesives and removal agents for chemical compatibility with IVCs Tensile strength (N), mean [+ or -] SD Control 45.
Table 5: Comparison of Fibrin Sealants and Tissue Adhesives Fibrin Tissue Sealants Adhesives Cost - + Readily available - + Reduction in patient's stress + + Resolution in saliva + - Viral transmission risk + - Provides hemostasis without replacement + - therapy Difficulty in application in moist - - regions Exothermic reaction heat - + Inhibitor occurrence + - Residual monomer occurrence - +
Comprehensive information on the different applications, both label and off-label usage, of cyanoacrylate based tissue adhesives.
Markets for Hemostats Tissue Sealants -- Tissue Adhesives and Adhesion Prevention Products, reveals that revenue in this market totaled $446.
We believe this is breakthrough technology that has the potential to provide performance superior to the best tissue adhesives, sealants and coatings in use now or out on the horizon," commented George Arida, Managing Director of Venture Investors.
According to MRG's report, "US Markets for Wound Management Biomaterials" the market for skin substitutes, tissue adhesives and sealants, and adhesion prevention barriers combined is expected to generate over $890 million in sales by 2004, growing annually by more than 45% from 2000 to 2004.
Contract award: delivery of dressings, tissue adhesives, sealants and medical equipment for the preparation of parenteral nutrition - 10 packets.
The grant will fund research on Nerites' novel biodegradable, water-resistant tissue adhesives.
Hasse stated, "Until recently, tissue adhesives available in Europe had been unsatisfactory for use in pulmonary applications and had adverse side effects.
Tissue adhesives currently available in Europe for use in pulmonary applications have frequently presented adverse side effects.
Medmix Systems is a globally recognized pioneer that designs and produces two-component mixing and delivery systems for medical applications such as tissue adhesives and bone cements.