IOL Injector Coating - LubriMATRIX
Surface Treatment Technology for Intraocular Lens (IOL) Injectors
LubriMATRIX™ is a novel and innovative surface treatment technology specifically developed to enable a safer, simpler and more effective intraocular lens (IOL) delivery. Designed to set the standard for current and next generation IOL injection systems, LubriMATRIX™ protects the IOL from damage during cataract surgery.
LubriMATRIX™ treatments are:
More than a hydrophilic treatment: Biocompatible:
LubriMATRIX™ virtually eliminates coefficient of friction in LubriMATRIX™ passes all stringent bio-compatibility
wet environments. tests (ISO 10993-4, -5 and -11) associated with tissue and
blood contacting devices.
Thin/Flexible: Applicable to small bevel injectors:
LubriMATRIX™ is in sub-micron-order in thickness at dry LubriMATRIX™ enables the coating of injectors with
state and does not stiffen the substrate material. small incision bevel.
LubriMATRIX™ can be sterilized by autoclave in addition LubriMATRIX™ retains its physical integrity and lubricity
to all other sterilization methods. in both wet and dry storage conditions.
LubriMATRIX™ is a trademark of AST Products, Inc.
LubriMATRIX™ is a patent pending technology.