Three Common Medical Applications for Parylene

Posted by Sean Horn on Tue, Jul 30, 2013

Parylene conformal coating boasts a bevy of benefits and properties that make it an appealing choice for a variety of medical device applications. Chief among parylene’s advantages for medical applications, however, is that it meets USP Class VI and ISO 10993 biocompatibility requirements—a characteristic that is essential for many critical medical products and that other […]

Parylene for use in Bio-Medical implantable devices

Posted by Sean Horn on Tue, Jun 12, 2012

Whenever implantable devices come into contact with the human body, long term protection against body fluids, enzymes, proteins, and lipids is vital.  Bio-medical surfaces typically require coating to protect from moisture, chemicals, and other potentially harmful substances. A downfall for wet chemistry, liquid coatings such as silicones, acrylics, epoxy, or urethanes is that they do […]