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Sintered hydroxyapatite pellets may be suitable stand-in for bone

By April Gocha / September 25, 2014

Researchers from Murdoch University in Australia show that hydroxyapatite pellets, sintered at just the right temperature to get a balance between porosity and strength, can be a suitable material for bone implants.

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Other materials stories that may be of interest

By Eileen De Guire / May 7, 2013

New mechanism converts natural gas to energy faster, captures CO2 Chemical engineering researchers have identified a new mechanism to convert natural gas into energy up to 70 times faster, while effectively capturing the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. “This could make power generation from natural gas both cleaner and more efficient,” says Fanxing Li, coauthor of…

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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By Eileen De Guire / February 28, 2013

Here is what we are hearing: AGC’s large-sized, chemically strengthened Dragontrail enables efficient production of thinner touchscreens Asahi Glass Co. will newly set up a chemical strengthening facility for Dragontrail, a specialty glass used as cover glass for smart phones and tablet PCs, at its Kansai Plant in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. This new chemical strengthening…

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Register for Biomaterials 2012 and save $150

By / August 4, 2012

Biomaterials 2012 emphasizes collaboration between R&D, medical practitioners and materials manufacturers to develop technologies into marketable products. Register now!

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Submit Biomaterials 2012 abstracts by June 13th.

By Eileen De Guire / May 17, 2012

The inaugural conference is hosted in Raleigh, N.C., September 10-13. Register by August 10th to save $125.


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Bioglass from Concept to Clinic: A 40-year Retrospective

By / June 24, 2009

[flash /ceramictechtoday/wp-content/video/hench_bioglass_pacrim.flv mode=1 f={image=http://ceramictechweekly.org/wp-content/video/hench_bioglass_pacrim.jpg}] This ACerS video is a lecture by Larry Hench given at the PACRIM8 Conference in June 2009 in Vancouver. Hench has been at the forefront of the revolution that has occurred in the past four decades in the field of bioactive glass. First discovered in 1969, these materials provided the first…

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