May 13, 2024

Surface Modification Strategies for Enhancing Wear Resistance of Hip Resurfacing Implants

Hip resurfacing implants undergo significant wear and tear due to their frequent movement and load-bearing functions. To mitigate wear-related issues and enhance the longevity of these […]
May 11, 2024

Unveiling the Role of Surface Microstructure in Controlling Bacterial Adhesion on Implants

Bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation on implant surfaces pose significant challenges in medical device applications. Understanding the intricate relationship between surface microstructure and bacterial adhesion is […]
May 10, 2024

Exploring Surface Functionalization Techniques for Coating Cochlear Implants

Cochlear implants have revolutionized the landscape of auditory rehabilitation, offering hope to millions of individuals worldwide grappling with profound hearing impairment. However, the seamless integration of […]
May 9, 2024

Unveiling the Potential: Harnessing Bioinspired Design Principles for Biomimetic Implant Surfaces

Biomimicry, the practice of emulating nature’s designs and processes to solve human challenges, has emerged as a transformative approach in implant surface engineering. By drawing inspiration […]
May 8, 2024

Advancing Brain-Machine Interfaces: Innovations in Surface Coatings for Implantable Neural Electrodes

Implantable neural electrodes play a pivotal role in neuroprosthetics and brain-machine interface (BMI) technologies, facilitating direct communication between the brain and external devices. However, challenges such […]
May 7, 2024

Advancements in Biodegradable Coatings for Controlled Degradation of Orthopedic Screws

Orthopedic screws play a critical role in stabilizing fractures and facilitating bone healing. However, traditional metallic screws may necessitate a second surgery for removal, posing risks […]
May 6, 2024

Surface Engineering Approaches for Enhancing Osseointegration in Dental Bridges

In the dynamic field of implant dentistry, achieving optimal osseointegration stands as a pivotal goal in ensuring the long-term success of dental prostheses, particularly dental bridges. […]
May 5, 2024

Innovations in Surface Coatings for Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Implants

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) plays a crucial role in facilitating various oral functions, including chewing, speaking, and facial expressions. However, disorders affecting the TMJ can significantly […]
May 4, 2024

Role of Surface Wettability in Controlling Cell Adhesion on Implant Surfaces

In the realm of implantology, achieving successful osseointegration relies heavily on the interaction between implant surfaces and surrounding cells. Among the factors influencing this interaction, surface […]