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2014-06-10 23:12:38

ReportsnReports.com adds Latest Report on “World Pressure Sensitive Tapes to 2018” to its store. Inquire for a discount on this report at http://www.reportsnreports.com/contacts/discount.aspx?name=287892. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 World demand to exceed 50 billion square meters by 2018 Worldwide demand for pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape is projected to exceed 50 billion square meters by 2018. This represents a considerable improvement over the 2008-2013 period, which...

2013-01-19 23:03:43

New colored polyurethane films brought to market. Westminster, Md. (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 This month 3M has released new colored polyurethane medical tapes. 3M 9834T, 9834B, and 9834P are intended specifically for surgical and wound care applications. This tape will be available in tan, blue, and pink colors. By providing several options for colors this allows the end user to differentiate themselves in the marketplace by using a specific color for their products. These products each...

2012-10-30 19:05:43

Commercial medical tapes on the market today are great at keeping medical devices attached to the skin, but often can do damage–such as skin tissue tearing–once it's time to remove them. A research team from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) has invented a quick-release tape that has the strong adhesion properties of commercial medical tape, but without the ouch factor upon removal. The team was led by Jeffrey Karp, PhD, BWH Division of Biomedical Engineering, Department of...


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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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