Article - 14 May 2002
The densities of a variety of biomaterials are compared to those of teeth, bone and other related materials. Biomaterials covered include orthopaedic, dental and vascular materials.
News - 21 Jun 2013
Globus Medical, Inc., a leading spinal implant manufacturer, today announced the launch of LATIS™, a minimally invasive (MIS) lumbar interbody fusion spacer for patients suffering from...
News - 17 Oct 2008
Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc., a leader in innovative medical devices, announced today the successful human implantation of its new biologic inter-body spacer. The nanOss(TM)- Cervical cage is...
News - 1 Oct 2007
Invibio®, a leading provider of biomaterial solutions to the medical device market, has introduced an image contrast grade of its highly successful PEEK-OPTIMA® polymer. The new image contrast...
Article - 28 Sep 2009
This article highlights just a few of the ways in which materials testing can be used to evaluate orthopaedic implants.
Article - 13 Aug 2018
New ways of providing assistive care to fractures and damaged tissues are key areas in nanomedicine and tissue engineering.
Article - 28 Nov 2002
An overview of bioceramics, their behaviour in the human body, the forms they can take and their functions is provided. In addition materials such as calcium phosphate materials, alumina, zirconia and...
Article - 26 Feb 2001
The different types of biomaterials and their classifications (inert, active and resorbable) are defined and key properties are given.