Navigation Links
Valtronic Introduces Glass Encapsulation for Active Implants
Date:5/2/2013

SOLON, Ohio, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Valtronic can now offer Glass Encapsulation to medical device companies who produce active implants.  Our first customer application for this product is for an ingestible pill.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130502/CL06474)

Glass encapsulation has been used in other high-tech industries and is a proven technology. Hermetic glass encapsulation provides a totally leak-proof housing for an implant.  Glass-sealed packages are used mostly in critical components and assemblies solving several problems in the development and manufacture of active implants due to its strong properties and extended life.

Active implants are Class III electromechanical medical devices functioning in the human body. Challenges of active implants include: electronic autonomy, the size, its imperviousness to body fluids and biological interfaces. To address these challenges active implants require a battery or power system, miniaturization of electrodes and encapsulation of the components to protect and preserve the properties and functions of the implant.

"This new capability provides Valtronic with a unique opportunity to reduce an implant's power consumption and increase its functionality while reducing its size," states Jim Ohneck , Valtronic's Chief Marketing Officer. "We have exclusive rights to this technology for the medical industry worldwide and are excited about this great opportunity." 

In the past year as Valtronic has been developing this technology for use in implants we have identified some significant advantages. A few of these advantages include high density feed-through reliability, radio frequency transparency advantage vs a metal enclosure and greater opportunity for package miniaturization.  It is an excellent alternative encapsulation for long term implants.

About Valtronic

Valtronic is an advanced technology "Mechatronics" manufacturing solution company.  We develop and produce complete integrated electronic and mechanical products. Among Valtronic's customers are the leading global suppliers of medical devices and implants, diagnostic equipment and sensitive aerospace and industrial companies.  For over 30 years, Valtronic has helped hundreds of companies to launch thousands of Class II & III medical devices and advanced miniaturized electronic assemblies from its worldwide facilities.

Press Contacts
Patricia Klavora
Marketing Communications Manager
Fax: 440-349-1040
E-mail: pklavora@valtronic.com
Website: www.valtronic.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Valtronic
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Swiss Companies Debiotech and Valtronic Announce Partnership Agreement on the JewelPUMP for Diabetic Patients
2. Olympus Introduces Worlds Only Fully Rotatable HD Bronchoscopes
3. Positron Introduces Next Generation PosiRx Pharmacy Automation Systems
4. Acsis Introduces "Serialization in a Box," Enabling Pharmaceutical Companies to Achieve E-Pedigree Compliance
5. Intelsius Introduces Reusable Courier Transit Case
6. BioMed Realty Introduces Its 2012 Online Annual Report
7. McCord Animal Health Introduces Board of Advisors
8. Wavien, Inc. Introduces LED Based Medical Illumination Platform Using Recycling Light Technology
9. Olympus Introduces the Worlds Only Articulating HD 3D Laparoscopic Surgical Video System
10. Mission Pharmacal Company Introduces Prednisolone Sodium Phosphate Oral Solution 25mg/5mL
11. Mitek Sports Medicine Introduces New Interference Screw Design For Faster, Easier Insertion
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 Dublin ... addition of the " Global Markets for Spectroscopy ... This report focuses on the ... review, including its applications in various applications. The report ... includes three main industries: pharmaceutical and biotechnology, food and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy ... that would allow biopharmaceutical companies to more easily share ... formulary and coverage decisions, a move that addresses the ... The recommendations address restrictions in the sharing ... drug label, a prohibition that hinders decision makers from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... and SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June ... -based mobile pulmonary function testing company, is now able to ... devices developed by ndd Medical Technologies , Inc. ... done in hospital-based labs.  Thanks to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ... , can get any needed testing done in the comfort of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/26/2016)... Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... to fertility once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a ... they also require a comprehensive approach that can help for preservation of fertility ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 2016 , ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of ... Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to ... said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... A recent article published June 14 on E Online ... on to state that individuals are now more comfortable seeking to undergo not only ... calf and cheek reduction. The Los Angeles area medical group, Beverly Hills Physicians (BHP) ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, ... Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the ... Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... EB Medicine ... Making in Emergency Medicine conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. The awards honor ... Emergency Medicine Practice and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. , “With this ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):