RESORBA is a long established wound care and wound closure business, providing suture and collagen technologies.

They are part of the Advanced Medical Solutions Group which specialise in the design, development, manufacture and distribution of novel, high performance advanced wound care products, surgical dressings and medical grade materials as well as medical adhesives and sutures for closing and sealing tissue.


Surgical sutures are an everyday medical product used for repairing tissues. Sutures are still the most common way of closing wounds. The mechanical properties of the materials used are essential to temporarily replace the lost tissue strength. 

RESORBA sutures have the best possible tissue compatibility as they are based on biocompatible natural raw materials. They can be applied in all kinds of wound care.


Raw Material
Polyglycolic acid-caprolactone
Thread diameter – metric
0.7 to 4 metric
Thread diameter – USP
USP 6-0 to 1
violet, undyed
Absorption profile
short term