In minimally invasive medicine, a stent is used to keep open an artery or another hollow structure of the human body. The surface structure is of great importance.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1850 | 22 Feb 2007
Carbon nanotubes in biomedical applications can be used in applications such as coatings for prosthetics and anti-fouling coatings for ships. Nanocyl carbon nanotubes can also be used for catalyst...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1953 | 1 Aug 2007
The Centre of Excellence in Metrology for Micro and Nano Technologies (CEMMNT) provides access to equipment and expertise to accelerate nanomaterials commercialisation. This article highlights...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2054 | 5 Feb 2008
The Centre of Excellence in Metrology for Micro and Nano Technologies (CEMMNT) provides access to nanotechnology equipment and expertise to accelerate product commercialisation
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2052 | 5 Feb 2008
Stents are medical implants that, for example, prevent the blocking of arteries after surgery. One of the problems using stents is the biocompatibility as the human body rejects and attacks foreign...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4195 | 31 May 2007
Scientists and engineers have used uniform magnetic fields to drive iron-bearing nanoparticles to metal stents in injured blood vessels, where the particles deliver a drug payload that successfully...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=17111 | 20 Apr 2010
Using the Canadian Light
Source, a team of researchers from Quebec's Laval University and Australia's
La Trobe University has discovered how to improve the nanometers-thick layer
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9096 | 9 Dec 2008
Coinciding with the BIO International Convention held in San Diego CA, NanoInterventions
introduces the "Mouse Stent Model" for rapid screening of new coronary
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6592 | 18 Jun 2008
A new stent with a nanothin surface application shows promise
in opening and healing blocked heart arteries without the
life-threatening dangers of drug-eluting stents, according to a study
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5714 | 22 Jan 2008
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