bioabsorbable

bioabsorbable

(bi?o-ab-sor'ba-bel)
Capable of being assimilated into the body.
Synonym: bioresorbable
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Subpedicle connective tissue graft versus guided tissue regeneration with bioabsorbable membrane in the treatment of human gingival recession defects.
The polymers are biodegradable, biocompatible and bioabsorbable as well as non-inflammatory, allowing greater control over the rate and duration of release of therapeutics.
London, Mar 14 (ANI): A bioabsorbable, drug-eluting stent appears to be a safe and effective way of treating blocked coronary arteries, according to results from the open-label ABSORB study.
in San Diego and Dunn Industries Inc., Manchester, N.H., appear to be tied for making the first commercial bioabsorbable medical tubing.
Atrium says it has demonstrated a significant biological effect in pre-clinical coronary drug eluting coronary stent models using its Flyer coronary stent coated with TAFA93 in its Alpha3 bioabsorbable oil coating.
Arestin[TM] is a microencapsulated minocycline hydrochloride in a bioabsorbable polymer (Figure 5) resulting in microspheres that are injected (Figure 6) in a powdered form into periodontal pockets.
INCERT-S is part of a potential family of bioabsorbable, chemically modified hyaluronic acid (HA) therapies in development at Anika.
Additionally, the agreement provides Cordis an opportunity to participate with Guidant in the promising future platform of bioabsorbable vascular stents.
4:00 "A comparison of ultimate pullout strength of four bioabsorbable tacks," Susan H.N.
(Nasdaq: ATRX), Fort Collins, Colo., has demonstrated in human clinical studies the safety and effectiveness of the first site-formed drug delivery system that employs a versatile, low-cost and bioabsorbable polymer technology to achieve the sustained release of medications throughout the body for periods of up to four months.
Based on material type, it is segmented into non-absorbable materials, bioabsorbable materials and others.
[USPRwire, Wed Jan 02 2019] Bioabsorbable osteosynthesis devices have prevailed as one of the key areas of interest among multidisciplinary researchers over the past couple of years.