MICS22


MICS22 represents the next generation of hydrophilic acrylic material customised for micro insertion IOLs. It offers increased tensile strength, enhanced modulus, and controlled unfolding due to excellent shape memory.

MICS22’s stiffness allows laboratories to design thinner IOL optics while maintaining compression forces. It’s optimised for 1.8mm incision in the bag and 1.4mm incision ‘wound assisted’.

Nature: Copolymer of hydroxyethyl methacrylate and methyl methacrylate

MICS22 technical information

Material characteristics

PropertyMICS22
Swell Factor @ 20°C1.11
Water content22%
Refractive index @ 20°C hydrated1.465
Refractive index @ 35°C hydrated1.463
Tensile strength (MPa)3.9

Please note: These are typical values. Always check the certificate of conformity supplied with the goods for the actual values of the batch.


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