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  • Article - 15 Jul 2002
    Titanium and certain titanium alloys are useful biomaterials dues to their physical, mechanical and chemical properties. Their behaviour in the human body and applications in orthopaedics and...
  • Article - 5 Mar 2002
    Researchers at MIT have successfully produced a biomaterial that supports living nerve cells. These peptide based scaffolds may one day serve to help victims of spinal chord injuries.
  • Article - 5 Mar 2002
    Researchers can now control DNA biomolecules with radio waves. The ultimate goal of this work will be to use biological machines to perform tasks on a molecular scale.
  • Article - 31 Jul 2001
    The process of pulse laser deposition is described as is the equipment used. It has the ability to deposit a range of single and multicomponent materials and produce coating thicknesses to tight...
  • Article - 26 Feb 2001
    The different types of biomaterials and their classifications (inert, active and resorbable) are defined and key properties are given.
  • Article - 21 Sep 2001
    Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene has been used extensively as a wear face in orthopaedic implants. The performance of the material has been related to sterilisation techniques. Methods of...
  • Article - 24 Aug 2007
    The Materials Research Society (MRS) and Chinese Materials Research Society (C-MRS) announce a new joint international conference and exhibit—MRS International Materials Research Conference. This is...
  • Article - 24 Aug 2007
    The 2008 MRS Spring Meeting will feature 41 technical symposia in five topical clusters, an international exhibit highlighting products and services of interest to the materials community, and much...
  • Article - 30 Nov 2005
    Titanium and cobalt alloys were subjected to a biomimetic process mimicing human blood plasma or a simulated body fluid in order to coat the surface with a bone like ceramic apatite layer.
  • Article - 2 Mar 2005
    British and Russian Surgeons are using a revolutionary honeycomb-like hydroxyapatite containing polymer composite implant to help re-build the faces of children injured in accidents or born with...