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Spectra® UF BIO Fiber Now Available

Spectra® UF BIO is 100% Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) ultra-fine (UF) fiber that offers exceptional flexibility, strength, and durability as compared to polyester, nylon and other commonly used materials.

Spectra UF BIO offers a stronger, thinner solution that’s ideal for even the smallest cardiovascular devices. It’s biocompatible, chemically inert ,and offers superior resistance to fatigue and abrasion compared to polyester - extending the life of in-body devices. 

Product Dtex Denier Denier/Filament Tenacity (g/den) Breaking Strength (lbs.) Modulus (g/den) Elongation (%) Twist (TPI) Cytotoxicity (ISO 10993-5)
Spectra UF BIO25 25 22.5 1.3 45.5 2.2 1,730  2.9 1 0

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