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Johnson & Johnson-SUREVUE (etafilcon A, 58% water) lens

English translation: Manufacturer and brand names

11:46 May 1, 2004
English language (monolingual) [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Medical: Instruments / contact lens
English term or phrase: Johnson & Johnson-SUREVUE (etafilcon A, 58% water) lens
Context: All contact lenses used in the study were Johnson & Johnson-SUREVUE (etafilcon A, 58% water) lens with the following parameters: ...
Please kindly tell me what Johnson & Johnson-SUREVUE means. Is it a trade name ? and what does etafilcon mean? Doest it mean a material?
Please use simple English.
Thank you!
Jianming Sun
Local time: 15:51
Selected answer:Manufacturer and brand names
Explanation:
Johnson & Johnson is an internationally known US pharmaceutical giant. SUREVUE is a Johnson & Johnson trade mark for one of its contact lenses, and the word clearly means "sure sight". Etafilcon A is the trade mark of the material used in the lense production.
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swisstell
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johnson & johnson-surevue (etafilcon a, 58% water) lens
Manufacturer and brand names


Explanation:
Johnson & Johnson is an internationally known US pharmaceutical giant. SUREVUE is a Johnson & Johnson trade mark for one of its contact lenses, and the word clearly means "sure sight". Etafilcon A is the trade mark of the material used in the lense production.

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 09:51
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
wonderful! So prompt an answer! You really have rich knowledge and wide experience! Thank you!

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