Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Big breakthrough in medical textiles by Shanghai Petrochemicals
Big breakthrough in medical textiles by Shanghai Petrochemicals
10
Mar '09
Shanghai Petrochemical has recently launched a kind of ginkgo leaf polypropylene fibre, which has applications in medical field. It is learnt that it has properties and cure for a multitude of human diseases.

From amongst the many multi-functional capabilities it is supposed to possess are regulating blood circulation within arteries and capillaries, lowering blood viscosity, increasing blood flow, preventing cell damage caused by free radicals.

Others include inhibiting platelet aggregation and thrombus formation, improving brain metabolism, protecting the brain against hypoxic-injury and anti-aging, etc. If found commercially viable, it has the potential of a big breakthrough in field of textiles.

It has also been learnt that fibre has been invented by a team of international experts and specialists from various fields and Shanghai Petrochemicals is also looking forward to applying for an international patent for the same.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Michael Kors

Fashion | On 25th Jul 2017

Michael Kors to acquire Jimmy Choo

Global fashion luxury brand Michael Kors Holdings Limited has reached ...

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Jul 2017

VF Corp posts $2.4 billion revenue for Q2 2017

VF Corporation has recorded revenue of $2.4 billion, up 2 per cent,...

Textiles | On 25th Jul 2017

Global growth to pick up in 2017 and 2018: IMF

The pickup in global growth anticipated in the April World Economic...

Interviews View All

Cindy McNaull
Cordura

We have broad range of options in durable fabrics

Angelina Francesca Cheang
MY ANJE

'Consumers in the age-group 21 to 38 are driving the activewear trend'

Headhonchos
Textiles & allied industry

Textiles industry is always in the forefront in accepting latest technology

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X