News - 2 Dec 2003
Encore Medical have just received pre-market approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their ceramic-on-ceramic acetabular hip replacement.
Encore’s new offering is marketed...
News - 3 Dec 2006
Leading designer and supplier of critical components for the medical device market, Morgan Advanced Ceramics, has launched a new interactive Chinese language website – www.morganbioceramics.cn....
News - 26 Jul 2009
Morgan Advanced Materials has developed a new bioceramic material for surgical implant devices. Vitox AMC is an alumina matrix composite material which can withstand high shock without fracture and...
Article - 17 Nov 2020
With the aging population, the demand for medical tools and devices, such as stents and blood glucose test strips, is increasing
News - 1 Feb 2016
TWI and Metalysis demonstrate 3D-printed tantalum biomedical implants
Hip and spinal joint replacement patients could soon be receiving individualised, metal 3D-printed implants, thanks to a...
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 - 16 Sep 2010
Amedica Corporation, a spinal and orthopaedic implant and instrument company focused on unique silicon nitride (SiN) ceramic technologies, announced today that it has been granted two United States...
News - 19 Aug 2010
Researchers have developed an improved coating technique that could strengthen the connection between titanium joint-replacement implants and a patients' own bone. The stronger connection --...
News - 30 Apr 2012
Involvement in high-impact activities such as football, skiing, tennis or martial arts, significantly increases the wear rate and reduces the 'lifespan' of hip implants in adults who have...
News - 6 Apr 2011
With efforts underway to ban lead-based ammunition as a potential health and environmental hazard, scientists are reporting new evidence that a prime alternative material for bullets - tungsten - may...