Orthovita have just been awarded a US patent for their synthesis technology for nano-sized biomaterials. The technique is used for production of orthopaedic materials such as bone fillers with novel...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=152 | 19 Nov 2003
Nanoscale analysis and nanoindenation applied in bones and other mineralized biological materials enable a new window into the fine details of mechanical behaviour at extremely small scales.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1931 | 25 Jun 2007
Tiny "nanotubes" that assemble themselves using the same chemistry as DNA could be ideal for creating better artificial joints and other body implants. Posted April 13 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=758 | 16 Apr 2004
EurekAlert! are hosting an online chat forum on the Medical Implications of Nanotechnology. An expert panel including Richard Siegel, James Baker, Jeffery Schloss and Phillip Szuromi will be avilable...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1083 | 5 Jan 2005
Researchers have created a strong and flexible, nacre-like material suited to aircraft and biomedical applications. Posted May 27 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=112 | 14 Nov 2003
Nanopowders are defined as powdered materials with individual particles having sizes under 100 nanometers.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1833 | 25 Jan 2007
This article looks at NanoArc® Bismuth oxide from Nanophase. Bismuth Oxide can be incorporated into specialty polymers and materials for bone implants, dental prosthetic devices, catheters, sutures...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1727 | 13 Sep 2006
The biomedical industry is Australia's strongest biotechnology sub-sector. Australian capabilities in the biomedical sub-sector are particularly focused on products such as therapeutics, diagnostics,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1633 | 11 Jul 2006
Nanobiotechnology techniques can be applied in many areas of medicine, including diagnostics, implants, gene analysis, protein analysis, tissue engineering, artificial organs and therapeutics. This...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1291 | 5 Jul 2005
Molecular manufacturing was identified as the original concept of nanotechnology, with the debate focusing on its possible application in the fields of medicine and the environment. Fighting disease,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1061 | 10 Nov 2004