SFB News

Spinal Implants Cleared with the Most Advanced Nanosurface and Best Imaging

On March 28, 2018, Nanovis announced the successful FDA clearance of its FortiCore® TLIF and PLIF interbodies featuring a Nanosurface-enhanced deeply porous titanium scaffold intermolded with a PEEK core. The initial launch of the expanded FortiCore® wedge-shaped cervical cage occurred...

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The Society For Biomaterials is happy to announce that our members continue to make the news!  One of our longstanding members, Guillermo Ameer, ScD, Nortwestern University, has two high profile articles in recent publications we wanted to share with you. First, an article entitled “3D...

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SFB’s Past President and current Board Member, Thomas J. Webster, MS, PhD, has co-authored the Immune Aspects of Biopharmaceuticals and Nanomedicines. With an April 30, 2018 release date, it “provides a broad survey of various topics pertaining to the immune effects of biopharmaceuticals and nanomedicines, both beneficial and adverse. An essential reference for the novice and expert alike in...

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2018 ESB / SFB Summer School, Bordeaux, France

Are you a PhD student or faculty member working in the field of Biomaterials and interested in international travel to further your knowledge about the field? Please consider applying by February 23, 2018 to attend an international Biomaterials Summer School that will be held in Bordeaux, France during 25-29 June 2018. Conference website: ...

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Department of Commerce - National Institute of Standards and Technology - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program

NIST is soliciting applications from eligible colleges and universities in the U.S. and its territories, nominating undergraduate students to participate in the SURF Program. The SURF Program will provide research opportunities for undergraduate students to...

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