Navigation Links
DuPont and DSM Announce Joint Venture in Surgical Biomedical Materials
Date:9/23/2010

WILMINGTON, Del., and HEERLEN, Netherlands, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) and Royal DSM N.V. announce an agreement to form a joint venture to develop, manufacture and commercialize advanced surgical biomedical materials, pending European Union regulatory approval. The joint venture will be named Actamax Surgical Materials LLC. Under the joint venture agreement, DuPont and DSM will each share a 50 percent interest.

The joint venture will address the market for surgical sealants, adhesion barriers and tissue adhesives – a large and underserved market of more than 100 million annual surgical procedures worldwide. The outcome of many surgical procedures could be positively impacted using next-generation materials under development by the joint venture.

Actamax Surgical Materials LLC will build a comprehensive biomedical product portfolio based on several patent-protected biodegradable hydrogel technologies. The early technology development was completed using DuPont materials science and biotechnology capabilities.  Commercialization will rely on the medical polymer processing and manufacturing capabilities of DSM.

The activities of the joint venture fit with the DSM biomedical materials portfolio in which the company, through its DSM Biomedical unit, has rapidly built a leading position in the past few years.  Actamax Surgical Materials LLC is a strategic component of the DuPont Applied BioSciences business, which integrates biotechnology with other sciences to create products that can transform large, addressable markets.  The joint venture will focus on the clinical validation of the products and technology, and commercialization will include manufacture and sale of proprietary products as well as the establishment of joint development relationships with leading device companies.

"Our platform of technologies
'/>"/>

SOURCE DuPont
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research Team at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children Identifies the Function of a Biomarker Present in Prostate Cancer Cells: New Insight into Therapeutic Benefit for Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer
2. DuPont and USDA ARS to Collaborate on New E. coli Test in Beef
3. DuPont Provides Technology for Washington Hospital Centers Emergency Department
4. CVS Caremark Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
5. Dynatronics Announces Positive Year-end Results
6. Advanced Health Media Further Expands Investment in Regulatory Compliance; Company Announces Ms. Susan Y. Leonard as Chief Compliance Officer
7. Molecular Detection and Integrated Sciences Announce Distribution Agreement for Detect-Ready™ MRSA Assay in Australia
8. Neogen Corporation Announces 1st Quarter Results Conference Call
9. Precyse Solutions and M*Modal Announce Breakthrough CAC Solution
10. Chemspec International Limited Announces Share Repurchase Program
11. Boston Scientific Announces Clinical Data Supporting Safety and Efficacy of Platinum Chromium PROMUS Element™ Stent
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... June 30, 2015  Today, the National Mobility Equipment ... 2015 National Mobility Awareness Month Local Heroes Contest on ... online entries that received 1.3 million votes. The sponsors ... Toyota Mobility , and Valley Honda Dealers ... and Vantage Mobility International (VMI) and ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Calif. , June 30, 2015  Avanir ... PRISM II study showing that treatment with NUEDEXTA ... reduction in symptoms of pseudobulbar affect (PBA) in ... PBA is a distressing condition characterized by sudden ... from certain neurologic diseases or brain injury. PRISM ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Minn. , June 30, 2015  EnteroMedics Inc. ... devices that use neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic ... its previously announced public offering  of 40,229,886 units. Each ... of a Series A warrant to purchase one share ... warrant to purchase one share of common stock, at ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NMEDA Announces National Contest Winners 2NMEDA Announces National Contest Winners 3Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 2Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 3Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 4Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 5Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 6Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Top-line Results from Stroke and TBI Cohorts of PRISM II Study 7EnteroMedics Inc. Announces Pricing of $35.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants 2EnteroMedics Inc. Announces Pricing of $35.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants 3
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... India Network Foundation ... Aetna, Inc. for its visitor health insurance plans that provides coverage for visitors to ... providers nationwide to enable visitors to obtain services from most experienced health care professional ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... The campaign aims to make digestive ... different forms of digestive disorders over 70 million Americans face and inspiring readers to ... in tip-top shape. , The print component of “Digestive Wellness” is distributed within USA ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... ... People who want to learn more about the struggles ... (NDE) – and also want to understand why the military isn’t recognizing the ... to visit https://zoom.us/webinar/register/f4a12556fe7c03f5dc2040ba88984b7b and RSVP their attendance at a special no-cost ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... and repair companies in San Diego. Bill Howe offers all employees ample opportunity ... several organizations, but most notably through the local Plumbing-Heating-Cooling-Contractors of San Diego (PHCC-SD). ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Intellitec Solutions has announced they will be hosting two webinars ... enhanced changes and new procedures involved with updating the cloud version of Dynamics CRM, ... the new user interface and what it will mean for end users, critical items ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:India Network Announces Accessibility of First Health PPO Nationwide Network for Visitor Health Insurance Plan Participants Effective July 1, 2015 2Health News:India Network Announces Accessibility of First Health PPO Nationwide Network for Visitor Health Insurance Plan Participants Effective July 1, 2015 3Health News:Mediaplanet’s “Digestive Wellness” Campaign Urges You To Listen to What Your Stomach Is Telling You and Talk About It 2Health News:IANDS Sponsors No-Cost Webinar on July 1/15 at 11CST Featuring Combat Soldier Who Survived Near-Death Experience 2Health News:IANDS Sponsors No-Cost Webinar on July 1/15 at 11CST Featuring Combat Soldier Who Survived Near-Death Experience 3Health News:Two Local San Diego Plumbers from Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. Graduate from PHCC Academy 2Health News:Two Local San Diego Plumbers from Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. Graduate from PHCC Academy 3Health News:Intellitec Solutions to Host Microsoft CRM 2015 Update Webinar 2
... of 80 million dollars (60 million euros) to boost Kenya's ... in the country, an official statement said Wednesday. ... Control Council (NACC), the country's frontline agency in fighting the ... since 1984. ,"We are determined that the support ...
... will immunise 63 million children against measles in the biggest ... is one of the deadliest threats to young people in ... vaccination coverage here is currently only 69 percent. ... think it will show a lot of results," health minister ...
... Researchers at University of south Florida has found ... patients with rheumatoid arthritis which may lead ... to work and need for lifestyle modifications. ... patients degree of difficulty in performing activities of ...
... life comes with a price tag, especially when it comes ... anniversaries , other important dates and romantic gestures rack up ... average man would spend something close to 62 pounds a ... will spend up to 500 pounds to make sure that ...
... Dads at the top of the pecking order can rest assured ... a very different story when it comes to the daughters, especially ... on red deer has found that genes that may prove useful ... comes to their female offspring. ,The boffins also state ...
... authorities harried by the super bug Clostridium difficile (C diff), good ... of the hospital infection, researchers say. ,Clostridium difficile ... gut of around 3% of adults and 66% of children. ... some antibiotics that are used to treat other health conditions can ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pakistan to Launch World's Biggest Anti-measles Drive 2Health News:Rheumatologists Underestimate the Patients Ability to Work 2Health News:Successful Dads Have Not So Successful Daughters 2Health News:Probiotic Drinks can Stave Off Hospital Infection 2
Atkinson needles have a single bevel with a 22 angle point. Injecting anesthetic agents into the muscle cone. 0.60mm x 38.0mm (23 G x 1 1/2 in)...
Blunt, round tip facilitates easier separation of the nucleus. 45 6.0mm from tip, Blunt, Angled, 6.0mm from tip, 1.5mm from end...
... drape has two perforations which ... to various single or bilateral ... Refractive drape has two perforations ... adapts to various single or ...
Used after ablation to wash away particulate from anterior & posterior sides of flap & stromal bed. Conforms to the corneal flap. .0mm extension with a 11.0mm radius, Angled tip....
Medicine Products: