News - 16 Jul 2013
Medical tribology can be defined as the science of tribological phenomena in the human body, both those that naturally occur in the tissues or organs and those that arise after implantation of an...
News - 6 Feb 2012
A study by the University of Alabama at Birmingham has discovered that nanodiamonds used for reinforcing synthetic joints are also capable of preventing the inflammation due to the release of metal...
Article - 3 Feb 2017
While educational and orthopedic testing materials – usually cadaver specimens, wood, and animal bones – are useful, they are unsuitable for researchers today.
News - 28 Nov 2006
Solvay announces today that its vinyls joint venture in Europe, SolVin, is launching NanoVin®, an innovative nanocomposite combining polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and nanoparticles of clay. This...
News - 23 Nov 2004
Eastman Chemical Company announced today that Qilu Eastman Specialty Chemical Ltd. has begun operations in Zibo, Shandong Province, People’s Republic of China. QESCL is a joint venture between...
News - 16 Feb 2011
Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corp., Orthopedic Division, today unveiled its new Orthopedic Design Center in Somerset, N.J., formed in collaboration with Japan Medical Materials Corporation (JMM)...
News - 26 Aug 2010
If a drug can be guided to the right place in the body, the treatment is more effective and there are fewer side-effects.
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have now developed magnetic...
Article - 13 Aug 2018
Online viscometers measure the internal viscosity of polymers, proteins, and peptides that are coupled with GPC to characterize essential physico-chemical properties, such as the distribution of molar...
News - 5 Nov 2008
Hip resurfacing is often seen as a modern alternative to the more conventional total hip replacement, but new data from a study led by Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, USA, suggest that a...
News - 29 Jul 2008
Citius, Altius, Fortius (Swifter, Higher, Stronger) is the Olympic motto that will be motivating athletes from over 200 nations when they compete for medals in Beijing this August. Along with more...