Article - 12 Feb 2004
A team of Singaporean researchers have developed a biodegradable material for use in repairing holes in skulls, often made during surgery. The polycaprolactone material has advantages over titanium...
News - 8 Mar 2016
EOS supports the University of Michigan in customising a biocompatible material for additively manufacturing medical implants
An adolescent girl has received novel, 3D-printed tracheal splints...
News - 4 May 2018
Scientists from The University of Texas at Arlington have created a highly elastic biodegradable hydrogel for bio-printing of materials with the ability to emulate the natural soft tissues of the...
Article - 5 Oct 2018
This article discusses the applications of an atomic force microscope in polymer science and engineering.
News - 21 Dec 2016
Bone tissue regeneration, one of the issues of tissue engineering, is a research area for Dmitri Gorin and his international colleagues, a leading research fellow at the RASA Center in Tomsk...
News - 30 Aug 2016
A new study describes the development of a novel hybrid polymer suitable for producing 3D-printed scaffolds on which living cells can be seeded to create engineered tissues. The ability to use these...
News - 9 Nov 2006
Demand for degradable plastic in the U.S. is forecast to expand nearly 17 percent yearly to 500 million pounds in 2010, valued at $610 million. Average prices will continue to decline as a result of...
News - 21 Jun 2011
A new technique for producing artificial bone implants has been developed by Korean researchers. Published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced Material (STAM), the technique combines two...
News - 5 May 2009
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) last week issued its first reference materials to support the new and growing field of tissue engineering for medicine. The new NIST materials...
News - 13 Feb 2015
Perstorp will present its broad range of Capa™ caprolactone polyester polyols at UTECH Europe 2015 (stand 2100), the international polyurethanes exhibition and conference taking place in...