Perkasie, Penna. – June 5, 2013 – Secant Medical, Inc.will be discussing its biomaterials science and fabric forming capabilities at the MD&M East Exhibition and Conference in Philadelphia, PA from June 18-20, 2013. The company’s technical experts will be highlighting examples of how biomaterial science combined with fabric engineering can benefit minimally invasive devices at booth #3629.

“Medical device manufacturers face a variety of design challenges, from minimizing the delivery profile of a vascular graft to maintaining consistent porosity of a neurovascular stent. We partner with our clients to overcome these challenges by providing high-quality biomaterial components with versatile performance characteristics,” said Amy Woltman, business manager at Secant Medical. “MD&M East is the perfect opportunity to meet with our engineers and discuss the material and structural needs of your device design.”

Secant Medical engineers biomaterials to facilitate the repair, recovery and regeneration of the human body. Using advanced polymers, metals and resorbables, the company manufactures textile components for a variety of implantable medical devices.

MD&M East is a premier resource for the medical device industry, offering access to new technologies, world-class suppliers and expertise, updates on recent research and commercialization, and services for every aspect of the medical product development process.

About Secant Medical: Secant Medical® designs and manufactures biomedical textiles and other structures for medical devices. Employing medical fabric engineering technologies, we blend polymeric, metallic and resorbable biomaterials to create custom, high-performance structures that are used in the cardiovascular, general surgery, neurovascular, orthopedic and regenerative medicine fields. Built on a 70-year history, we’re committed to the future of biomaterials and their role in the healing process and are actively engaged in research partnerships to advance next-generation biomaterial development. Secant Medical is a business unit of Fenner PLC, a worldwide leader in reinforced polymer engineering headquartered in Yorkshire, England. For more information, contact Maria Fontanazza at 215-257-8680 x2192 or [email protected]; or visit

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