Article | November 19, 2018

Understanding Silicone Molding For Implantable Medical Devices

Source: Flexan

By Harold Sant, VP Operations, Flexan

Understanding Silicone Molding For Implantable Medical Devices

The biocompatibility of silicone is important for medical devices. This article offers a brief overview on the types of silicone that can be used in the different classes of medical devices, the required molding processes, and additional quality considerations.