Innovations in Biomaterials 2012

December 2012
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Dec2012, Vol. 91 Issue 9, p12
The article discusses the highlights of the Innovations in Biomaterials Conference that was held in Raleigh, North Carolina from September 10-13, 2012. Topics covered include the cost-effective approaches to treating diseases, use of glass microspheres in managing inoperable liver cancer and the benefits from glass microsphere technology. The event was attended by several materials scientists and biomaterials experts including Jeff Farkas and Steven Jung.


Related Articles

  • PREFACE. VINCENZINI, P. // Advances in Science & Technology;2014, Vol. 87, preceding p1 

    Information about the International Conferences on Modern Materials and Technologies (CIMTEC) 2014 held in Montecatini Terme, Italy from June 8-19 is presented. The topics discussed at the conference include ceramics science and technology, nanobiotechnology and the medical applications of novel...

  • Ultimate materials goal: A new body?  // Professional Engineering;03/08/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p63 

    Reports on the holding of the Materials Congress 2000 in England. Discussion on the future prospects of tissue engineering; Application of biomaterials.

  • Third International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials & Tissues.  // Industrial Ceramics;Apr2009, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p69 

    The article offers information on the Third International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials in Clearwater Beach, Florida from December 13 to 17, 2009.

  • Biological Materials Science in the TMS World. Hodge, Andrea; Meyers, Marc // JOM: The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TM;Jul2006, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p20 

    This article presents information on issues discussed during the 2006 TMS Annual Meeting held in San Antonio, Texas. Participants discussed the impact of biology on the multidisciplinary materials science sector. Developments in biological materials posed new challenges and opportunities for...

  • EVENTS CALENDAR.  // Ecos;Nov/Dec2004, Issue 122, p122 

    The article presents a list of conferences to be held in the year 2004 and 2005. "Supersoil 2004, 3rd Australian-New Zealand Soils Conference," will be held in Sydney from 5-9 December 2004. "7th Asia-Pacific Complex Systems Conference," will be held in Cairns, from 6-10 December, 2004....

  • Nature Inspires, Chemistry Engineers.  // Chemistry International;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p33 

    The article offers information on 2nd International Conference on Bioinspired and Biobased Chemicals and Materials, to be held in Nice, France on October 15-17, 2014, that will discuss biomimetism and biobased chemicals progress and topics, including SmartTech such as stimuli-responsive materials.

  • Coreference based event-argument relation extraction on biomedical text. Yoshikawa, Katsumasa; Riedel, Sebastian; Hirao, Tsutomu; Asahara, Masayuki; Matsumoto, Yuji // Journal of Biomedical Semantics;2011 Supplement 5, Vol. 2, p1 

    This paper presents a new approach to exploit coreference information for extracting event-argument (E-A) relations from biomedical documents. This approach has two advantages: (1) it can extract a large number of valuable E-A relations based on the concept of salience in discourse; (2) it...

  • Calendar of Events.  // Clinical Oral Investigations;Mar2001, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p69 

    This article presents information on various meetings and conventions related to dentistry in the year 2001. Some of the events were 7th World Congress on Preventive Dentistry, in April 24-27, 2001 at Beijing, China, Jointly sponsored by IADR with the National Committee on Oral Health and the...

  • CALENDAR.  // American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Feb2004, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p38 

    Presents a calendar of events on different symposia related to ceramics. 2nd Annual Biomaterials Workshop in Great Britain; Ceramic Interconnect Technology: The Next Generation in Denver, Colorado; International Color Pigments Conference in Chicago, Illinois.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics