Viscofan Bioengineering/Naturin Viscofan GmbH
Viscofan BioEngineering is the biomedical business unit of Naturin Viscofan GmbH –the centre of excellence for collagen within the Viscofan group. With a background of 85 years of experience in production and processing of bovine dermal collagen at industrial scale, the company’sactivities are focused on the development and manufacturing of unique collagen products for cell biology research, biomedical development and the health food industry. With proprietary technologies Viscofan BioEngineering specializes in the extraction of strong, gently prepared and ultrapure collagen type-I fibers and processes them to highly biocompatible scaffolds with unique properties. The comprehensive portfolio is based on collagen membranes, suspension, solutions and hydrolysate suitable for a broad range of novel applications, such as innovative tissue engineering, new surgical procedures, advanced medical devices orimproved nutraceuticals. Together with its partners, Viscofan BioEngineering is also developing its own pipeline of products for regenerative medicine.