Medical Division of a large International Industrial Group, Gunze Medical Division mainly manufactures and sells bio absorbable medical devices using highly biocompatible polymers and porcine-derived collagen. Gunze is the only company in Japan with such a comprehensive range of absorbable medical materials including suture thread and 40% of total medical material sales achieved outside of Japan.
Gunze is aiming to implement a more proactive global business strategy. Gunze’s progressive R&D efforts are also moving toward tissue engineering, which is attracting growing attention.
Neoveil PGA felt: reinforcement mesh to prevent air leaks in lung surgery
Neoveil PGA cartridges: reinforcement of suture line in lung surgery when using linear staplers
Grandfix: PLLA pins to stabilize bones before osteosynthesis