• Polymers That Deliver

    Recognized as the first commercial line of biodegradable polyesters in the U.S., LACTEL® Absorbable Polymers by DURECT Corporation have been defining quality polymer production for decades..

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  • Filament for 3D Printing

    Biodegradable filament for 3D printing of medical devices.

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  • Customized Polymers

    We can help you select the polymer for your program. Click here to learn more about DURECT’s extensive experience in custom polymer development.

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  • Diverse Product Portfolio

    LACTEL Absorbable Polymers offers a full range of GMP products from glycolide, lactide, and ε-caprolactone monomers. Our polymers are available with a variety of different characteristics such as molecular weight, end group chemistry, and release rate kinetics, giving you ultimate control over your project.

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Technical Data

  • Lactide
  • ε-caprolactone
  • Glycolide

Reference various chemical and physical characteristics of our polymers from lactide, glycolide and ε-caprolactone to assist you in selecting the optimal polymer for your program.

Custom Polymers

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If additional product optimization is required, we can provide developmental input and custom synthesis. A large percentage of our polymer business at DURECT is devoted to the development of polymers with customized characteristics.

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World Biomaterials Congress
Glasgow, Scotland
May 19-24, 2020