Nanotechnology has opened up innovative techniques for producing bone-like synthetic nanopowders and hydroxyapatite coatings. Although not called nanopowders, nanoscale materials have existed since...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2493 | 7 Jan 2010
Contemporary development of metallic implant materials is driven by the biocompatibility requirements and also by the need for improved mechanical performance of biomedical implants.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2453 | 22 Nov 2009
Nano Labs Corp. is pleased to announce today the development of a new nanotechnology to convert eggshells into hydroxyapatite, which is a material employed for endodontics, restorative dentistry...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27379 | 17 May 2013
By Cameron Chai
Pioneer Surgical, a company specializing in medical devices, has announced the start of human clinical study of its three-dimensionally shaped bone graft product called nanOss...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24046 | 7 Jan 2012
MIV Therapeutics, a leading developer of next-generation biocompatible coatings and advanced drug delivery systems for cardiovascular stents and other implantable medical devices, today announced the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4206 | 1 Jun 2007
UConn engineering researchers
are developing a new family of implant materials. His work in the red-hot area
of nanotechnology has sparked three NSF-funded research awards for Leon Shaw,
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15383 | 8 Jan 2010
Bones have a capacity to regenerate themselves after suffering partial damage. However, it is really quite another thing when a serious break or tumour lesion occurs and the loss of tissue is...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=18829 | 31 Jul 2010
Bioactive materials are used to interact with or have an effect on tissue in the human body. Nanocomposites are a natural choice when designing bioactive materials, as many biological structures and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3262 | 21 Mar 2013
Confounding clays of the Red River Valley that cause structures to shift and buckle could actually hold the key to building better bones in humans, according to a North Dakota State University...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27501 | 1 Jun 2013
Tel Aviv University researcher
Prof. Noam Eliaz of the TAU School of Mechanical Engineering has developed an
electrochemical process for coating metal implants which vastly improves their...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=12317 | 29 Jun 2009