Sunday, March 27, 2011

[ Technical Textiles - Next Generation Titanium Foam Implants.]


A new kind of implant made of titanium foam developed at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing and Advanced Materials (IFAM) resembles the inside of a bone in terms of its structural configuration. Not only does this make it less stiff than conventional massive implants, it also promotes in growth into surrounding bones.

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