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biomimetics

[¦bī·ō·mə¦med·iks]
(biochemistry)
A branch of science in which synthetic systems are developed by using information obtained from biological systems.
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If you own shares of BioMimetic stock and wish to discuss the legal ramifications of the proposed transaction, or have any questions, you may e-mail or call the law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC who will, without obligation or cost to you, attempt to answer your questions.
50 per share upon the achievement of $70 million in trailing twelve month sales for all products contributed by BioMimetic.
We are delighted to have Steve and Earl join the management team at BioMimetic," commented Samuel E.
With the closing of this financing, BioMimetic has now raised approximately $51 million in equity funding since inception in 2001.
4 Biomedical Applications Of Biomimetic Polymers: The Phosphorylcholine-Containing Polymers
District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on behalf of purchasers of BioMimetic common stock between October 14, 2009 and May 11, 2011.
In November 2009, BioMimetic received regulatory approval to begin marketing Augment Bone Graft as an alternative to autograft in foot and ankle fusion indications in Canada.
Inspired by the natural water purification systems of the roots of the mangrove plant and the human kidney, a team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Environmental Research Institute (NERI) has engineered a novel biomimetic membrane that can purify water at low pressure, thus reducing energy costs.
Inspired by the mangrove plant and human kidney, this novel biomimetic membrane is mechanically stronger and allows only water molecules to pass through
Biomimetic approaches for biomaterials development.
This new publication includes new functional materials, including silanes with embedded polarity, biomimetic activity and fluorescence.
Specific topics include controlled release and materials conversion using nanostructured supermolecules, supermolecular systems based on dielectric elastomer actuators for biomimetic and biomedical applications, optical properties of self-assembled colloidal photonic crystals doped with citrate-capped gold nanoparticles, tuneable micro- and nano-periodic structures in urethane/urea networks, biomimetic apatite coatings, mimicking biomineralization processes, molecular engineering of phenyleneethynylenes towards specific molecular and supramolecular organization for optoelectronics, microstructural influence on flexure strength of a ceromer reinforced by polyethylene and glass fibers, and fundamentals of the nanocrystal formation from supersaturated solutions.