Promimic is a biomaterial company founded in 2004 as a spin-off from research performed at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. The company develops and markets a new generation of...
Article - 25 Jan 2007
Nanopowders are defined as powdered materials with individual particles having sizes under 100 nanometers.
News - 15 May 2013
In new research published online May 13, 2013 in Advanced Materials, researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) are the first to report that synthetic silicate nanoplatelets (also known...
News - 25 Oct 2010
With a failure rate as high as 50 percent, bone tissue grafts pose a significant obstacle to orthopedic surgeons attempting to repair complex fractures or large areas of bone loss, such as those often...
News - 19 Feb 2009
Brookhaven Science Associates, the company that operates and manages the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), and Biosurface Engineering Technologies, Inc. (BioSET),...
News - 7 Apr 2008
Research present in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Nanomanufacturing from Inderscience Publishers suggests that coating dental implants with a synthetic bone material prior to...
News - 5 Sep 2013
A novel method for finding and delivering healing drugs to newly formed microcracks in bones has been invented by a team of chemists and bioengineers at Penn State and Boston University. The method...
News - 29 Jun 2009
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...
News - 11 Jan 2013
With applications spanning from non-shrink dental fillings to DNA-drugs the so-called dendrimers are a near magical material. Now a chemist from the University of Copenhagen has vowed to make the...
Article - 2 Jan 2007
Biomimetic nanotechnology, science copying nature at the nano level