Printer Friendly

Sumitomo 3M to Launch Adhesive Tape for Securing Skin Closure in May.

Tokyo, Japan, Apr 12, 2006 - (JCN) - Sumitomo 3M will launch Nexcare Steri-Strip Standard Skin Closure, its proprietary elastic adhesive tape for home use, in early May.

The new product, which is made of rayon unwoven and acrylic yarns, helps secure skin closure after surgical incisions.

One unit contains 12 strips. The product will be available in drug stores and pharmacies nationwide. Target users are those who have sutures at a clinic or who consult with a doctor.

Copyright [c] 2006 Japan Corporate News Network. All rights reserved.
COPYRIGHT 2006 Japan Corporate News Network K.K.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:JCNN News Summaries
Date:Apr 13, 2006
Words:87
Previous Article:IBM Japan, Others Obtain Positive Results from Current Trial on RFID-based Drug Tracking System.
Next Article:Nomura Research Institute Begins Compliance Consulting Service for Medical, Pharmaceutical Industries.


Related Articles
3m skin health. (Hot Links).
Tissue adhesive. (Product Marketplace).
Foam dressings.
Sports Medicine.
Endotracheal tube holder.
Clear acrylic dressing.
Bold moves.
Primary wound closure.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters