Polymer Engineering Faculty Research

Title

Polymer Composition and Dialysis Membrane Formed From the Polymer Composition

Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

Fall 9-29-2011

Abstract

A biocompatible polymer composition suited to forming a dialysis membrane includes a matrix material and at least one xanthone. The composition may be formed into a membrane for inserting into a dialyzer filter whereby free radicals in the fluid are removed by the membrane.