Blood Repellency. Blood Attraction. Medical Liquid Repellency or Attraction.
Aculon® has a variety of surface coating technologies capable of functionalizing countless substrate types to attract or repel blood and other medical & bodily fluids. This can be accomplished without traditional physical patterning that requires cutting pathways or addition of physical dams. These ultra thin repellent and hydrophilic treatments allow for drastically altered behavior of medical devices. Both Repellent (hydrophobic & oleophobic) and hydrophilic (water attracting) technologies can be utilized independently or in conjunction with each other to create the desired effect. Used in combination with specialized deposition equipment allows for extremely fine and detailed repellent or hydrophilic patterns.