Microfabrica To Exhibit At MD&M West With Johnson Matthey Medical

Feb 12, 2013, 07:00 ET from Microfabrica, Inc.

VAN NUYS, Calif., Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Microfabrica, Inc. will exhibit with Johnson Matthey Medical (JMI) at the MD&M West exposition (Booth #2267) at the Anaheim Convention Center from February 12-14, 2013 in Anaheim, CA.  Representatives from Microfabrica will be available to discuss applications for the company's proprietary additive manufacturing technology, MICA Freeform.

Microfabrica, Inc., an advanced technology company, recently entered an exclusive sales and marketing partnership with Johnson Matthey Medical (JMI), a leading manufacturer of medical device components focusing on platinum group metals (PGM) and other specialty materials.  This partnership provides JMI access to MICA Freeform, and extends JMI's process and materials capabilities to an entirely new scale.

As a platform technology, MICA Freeform is ideally suited for high tech products, such as medical devices, that demand extreme precision at a very small scale.  JMI is an industry leader in fabricating medical device components, with a portfolio that includes catheter guide wires, radiopaque markers for stents, and electrodes for cardiac rhythm and electrophysiology.  Both current and future generations of these components can leverage the precision and scale enabled with the MICA Freeform process.

About Microfabrica
Microfabrica is an advanced technology company with a proprietary, additive manufacturing process that yields high precision, robust metal parts at a scale not previously possible. The company works with demanding, high tech industries, including aerospace/defense, semiconductor test, and medical device, that can leverage of our ability to fabricate complex geometries in the sub-millimeter scale.  Headquartered in Van Nuys, CA, Microfabrica is an ISO (International Organization for Standardization) certified facility holding both ISO 9001-2008 and ISO 13485-2003 certifications.  For more information, visit www.microfabrica.com, e-mail sales@microfabrica.com or call (888) 964-2763.

About Johnson Matthey Medical
Johnson Matthey Medical Components is a leading supplier of specialty and precious metal tubing, wire, machine parts, and nitinol to the Medical Device Industry. As a leader in sustainability technologies, JMI's products enhance the quality of life for millions of people around the world.

SOURCE Microfabrica, Inc.