Biotex® is a non-absorbable monofilament suture made of 100% medical grade polytetrafluotoethylene (PTFE). Patented slim cut triangular needle makes small penetration area for smooth needling and minimizes damage to soft tissue. The smooth connection between needle and suture prevent leakage and bleeding for fast healing.
Applications include: Bone grafting procedures, periodontal surgery, guided tissue regeneration, ridge augmentation, implant surgery, soft tissue grafts.
Vicryl (polyglactin 910) is an absorbable, synthetic, braided suture, manufactured by Ethicon Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson.