CYREX Protect: A New Antimicrobial Alloy Built-In During Manufacturing

Surface coating on medical devises can scratch or wear-off. The new opaque acrylic-polycarbonate alloy, CYREX Protect, announced recently by Evonik Cyro have antimicrobial properties built-in during manufacturing.

CYREX Protect works against four microorganisms after both 24 and 96 hours of exposure: staphylococcus aureus (cause of staph infections), pseudomonas aeruginosa (penicillin resistant), staphylococcus epidermidis (increases risk of infections), and klebsiella pneumoniae (a risk to respiratory patients).

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CYREX Protect for Antimicrobial Medical Devices

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