After applying Sono-Coat to a medical device it can be observed at any angle. Whether the device is made of metal or plastic our coating performs outstandingly.
If you are interested in using this exciting new technology for your medical devices please contact us for more details.
The outstanding ability of Sono-Coat to improve the ultrasound visiblity of a device can be clearly seen in the videos below.
Encapson offers a range of formulations, which are suitable for coating a wide range of different materials. This allows our customers to coat and visualize almost any device.
All coating can be applied using both spray coating and dip coating and are class V bio-compatible tested
We have a variety of formulations which can be used to coat the following:
Polymer Based Devices: PolyUrethanes, Polyphenylsulfone (PPSU), PEBAX, Nylon, PolyOlefine’s, PVC, PET and POM
Metal Based Devices: Steel, NITINOL, Titanium
All our coatings can be applied using both spray coating and dip coating and are class V bio-compatible tested
Encapson is focused on providing high quality products to our customers. To support this we are ISO 13485:2012 certified.
Encapson is a Medical device technology company with the mission to improve patient comfort through innovation.
We want to be at the forefront of a transition away from damaging Imaging modalities like X-ray to cheaper and safer alternatives, with Ultrasound being the current focus.
Our vision is to be the front runner in echogenic coatings. We will work with medical device companies to improve ultrasound visibility on medical devices and in collaboration with our partners develop the gold standard for precision guided medical procedures, to improve patient care and quality of life.
Before joining Encapson, Heico Breek held senior management positions in both Europe and the United States at Aventis Pharma as Vice-President Global Marketing for Aventis’ Arthritis and Bone Group. He was General Manager of Aventis AB in Sweden. After moving to biotech he became Chief Commercial Officer of Tigenix NV, a Belgian company active in the field of Regenerative Medicine. Heico holds a Medical Degree from the VU University Amsterdam and an executive MBA.
Lee helped co-found Encapson, and is responsible for strategy implementation, operations and business development. He also leads the product development and marketing and sales teams within Encapson.
Lee holds a degree in Chemistry and Management in Industry from University of York and a PhD from the Radboud University of Nijmegen in Synthetic Polymer Chemistry.
Job Elders is serial entrepreneur focusing on technology companies in growth stage. Job Elders serves as senior VP Strategic Alliances of Xsens, as chairman of the board of Solmates B.V. (NL), Encapson B.V. (NL) and Micronit B.V. (NL), as advisor of Zenzium Inc. (MA, USA), 747 Capital Stuyvesant IV fund (NY, USA) and as executive director of Enschede Innovation Fund.
In addition, dr. Elders is a board member of the Eric Bleumink foundation and the Greenfield foundation.
Harm has extensive experience in structuring, establishing, monitoring and exiting technology companies and university spin-outs and in setting-up and operating (university) venture funds. Harm co-founded the Twente Technology Fund in 2010.
In 2007 Harm had also co-founded the Erasmus MC Biomedical Fund and in 2009 the Life Sciences Fund Amsterdam. More
Are you interested in working in a dynamic environment with international reach? Are you drawn to making a difference in an internationally operating high tech start-up and contribute to its growth?
We have the following vacancies open.
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Tel: +31 24 7110330
Fax: +31 24 7110337
7521 PA Enschede