Article - 13 Apr 2005
Makrolon, Bayer Materialscience's polycarbonate has a range of properties that make it ideally suited to medical and laboratory applications. These properties are described and some applications...
Article - 14 Nov 2005
Membranes composed of man-made carbon nanotubes permit a fluid flow nearly 10,000 to 100,000 times faster than conventional fluid flow theory would predict because of the nanotubes’ nearly...
Article - 8 Jan 2007
Biocompatible ceramics are suited to many biomedical applications. Wear resistance makes them suited to artificial joints and electrical properties make them suitable for implantable electronics....
Article - 15 Jul 2006
A brief review of buckminsterfullerene or buckytubes, covering the discovery, structure, properties, production and applications.
Article - 28 Apr 2005
The nasal mucosa provides an easily targeted site for drug delivery. The particle size delivered by nasal drug delivery devices is an important parameter in defining the drug deposition site within...
Article - 22 Jun 2017
Nine samples including four saline extractions, three H2O extractions and two blanks (H2O and saline) were submitted for analyzes by ICP-MS.
Article - 9 Nov 2007
Coatings and films play an important role in many fields of application (drug delivery coatings, coatings on medical devices, thin films for food protection etc.), which makes an efficient technique...
Article - 27 Jul 2004
Chemomechanical polymers are a new type of smart polymer. They are able to operate automatically without the need for any sensors, switches, pumps or power supplies. They have potential applications...
Article - 23 Jul 2013
Recent developments in production processes, materials and delivery equipment have together created a dynamic environment in the drug delivery field. The successful introduction of new products and...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
The term smart polymer embraces a wide range of different compounds that can change their color, transparency or shape in response to their environment.