Medical Carbon Research Institute Company Profile

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Medical Carbon Research Institute (MCRI) is the world leader in pyrolytic carbon technology, with emphasis on prosthetic devices. In addition to our own product lines, we help other medical device companies develop and manufacture products that incorporate On-X® carbon, our proprietary pure pyrolytic carbon. On-X® carbon is the first major advance in pyrolytic carbons in over 30 years.
MCRI designed and manufactures the On-X® Prosthetic Heart Valve, the most advanced prosthetic heart valve available. With its innovative features, the On-X valve provides maximum patient benefits.


8200 Cameron Road, Suite A-196
United States of America


Phone: (512) 339-8000
Fax: (888) 339-3636

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