Journal Watch - Silicon Nanoporous
Will Silicone Be the Future of HD Membranes?
Silicone nanoporous membranes (SNMs) have an average pore size of 8 nanometers. Tested with urea and creatinine, the new material was able to clear about 81% of high concentration uremic toxins in 45 minutes. This material could make more compact and portable dialysis systems possible.
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