biocompatibility


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biocompatibility

[‚bī·ō·kəm‚pad·ə′bil·əd·ē]
(physiology)
The condition of being compatible with living tissue by virtue of a lack of toxicity or ability to cause immunological rejection.
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If devices are shown to be similar when evaluating a change, less biocompatibility testing may need to be repeated, meaning chemical characterization may help manufacturers reduce testing timelines while limiting repeat animal testing.
Results obtained from animal in vivo and in vitro biodegradability, bioactivity and biocompatibility tests showed that the diopside coating provides all corrosive, bioactivity and bio compatibility properties at the same time at optimized level for the desired magnesium alloy.
A statement of biocompatibility is available for these compounds to help medical device designers demonstrate to regulatory bodies a pattern of concern for safety.
For those who want to dig a little deeper, we will also be conducting free biocompatibility consultations.
They cover biocompatibility in medical devices, evaluating and characterizing biocompatibility in medical devices, testing and interpreting the performance of medical devices, the international regulation of medical devices, and histopathology principles for biocompatibility and performance studies.
Biocompatibility is the ability to exist in contact with tissues of the human body without causing an unacceptable degree of harm to the body.
Pre-assessing biocompatibility of our health-care products helps speed up marketing approval in the regulatory process, while internal controls and change management help assure consistent quality and reliability.
Similarly, titanium is used when high strength and biocompatibility is needed but appearance is not a factor.
Biocompatibility is one of the key features that differentiate MIVT's proprietary HAp coating technology.
The combination of self-hardening capability and high biocompatibility makes CPC a unique material for repairing bone defects.
Biocoral, a natural coral derived bone graft substitute, is widely used by numerous surgeons and practitioners because of its biocompatibility, resorbability, Osseo conduction and safety.
The film has passed the standard tests for assessing biocompatibility -- how well the body accepts it when implanted.