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A Robust USP Class VI Silicone Alternative
Grow your bottom line, speed your time to market, and lengthen the lifetime of your critical tools with Northwire’s innovative new medical cable: BioCompatic. A USP Class VI silicone cable alternative, BioCompatic delivers reliability, durability, and high performance in demanding environments. Gain a decisive advantage over competitors relying on traditional silicone wire and benefit from next-generation technology.


A cost-effective upgrade to silicone – and a USP Class VI alternative – was engineered by Northwire specifically to eliminate the traditional curing processes and add many other improvements like robust resistance to chemicals, cuts and abrasion. BioCompatic provides value for extreme engineering applications ranging from life science to industrial and beyond.

With Northwire’s rapid response capabilities and mindful design, BioCompatic saves customers time and money. Combined with The LEMO Group's REDEL connectors, the cable assembly’s robust resistance to environmental factors and sterilization means BioCompatic offers a quick, reliable, and cost-effective path to market. Ideally suited for extreme engineering applications in life sciences, industrial, energy, aerospace and defense, Northwire designs and manufactures BioCompatic to ensure valued customers’ competitive advantage in the global economy.


  • Signal
  • Control
  • Instrumentation
  • Power


  • Compliant to USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5
  • Compliant to RoHS2 and REACH standards
  • Flexible, durable, and supple
  • Phthalate and halogen free
  • No time-consuming or costly curing processes
  • Thermal stability
  • Resistance to cut, abrasion, and crush
  • Resistance to hospital-grade disinfectants
  • Resistance to steam autoclave, gamma, and ETO sterilization


  • Patient monitoring cables
  • Endoscopic reusable/sterilized cable assemblies
  • Imaging cables
  • Diagnostic tools
  • Catheter applications
  • Dental cables
  • Surgical cables – power and signal
  • Single-use cables
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Defibrillation systems
  • Therapeutic cables
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 Download BioCompatic's Specifications Here


 Read the White Paper!

NWI BioCompatic White Paper (1).jpgLearn more about this exciting new option for medical, industrial, and other electrical applications by reading Northwire’s BioCompatic white paper.

For specific questions or to find out how BioCompatic can complement your next project, connect with a Customer Care representative at 80.468.1516.



 Introducing BioCompatic II – A Softer Solution! Learn more by reading our announcement.

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