bioabsorbables

VPA Verified Effective for Sterilizing Bioabsorbable Medical Devices

  • Posted on: 24 October 2017
  • By: REVOX Steriliza...


The medical device industry is increasingly relying upon the use of bioabsorbable implants, and that trend will continue to grow. In fact, the bioabsorbable stent market alone is expected to reach $2.4B by 2021, up from $400M in 2016, according to a 2016 MarketsandMarkets report. Traditional sterilization methods, however, have typically posed significant problems for implants like bioabsorbable stents and related FDA Class II and Class III medical devices.