Biomedically Superior Bioactive Glasses with Engineered Nanostructure
Lehigh University, PA, United States
A novel engineered nanostructure and method for biomedically superior bioactive glasses are presented here. This invention enables the production of porous biodegradable bioactive glass for bone scaffolds.
Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Unlike any other product in the market, our material can be tailored to meet the degradation rate to match the tissue growth rate of a given patient type.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 531
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date:
Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners