- Nanomaterials and synergistic low-intensity direct current (LIDC) stimulation technology for orthopedic implantable medical devicesRohan A Shirwaiker
Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA UNC NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 5:191-204. 2013..Monteiro-Riviere have previously received a research grant from the company to study the cytotoxic effects of the LIDC activated antimicrobial technology. For further resources related to this article, please visit the WIREs website...
- Biocompatibility analysis of an electrically-activated silver-based antibacterial surface system for medical device applicationsMeghan E Samberg
Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:755-60. 2013..The study concluded that the technological applications of the surface system for medical devices and surgical tools, which contact human tissues for less than 1.5 h, are expected to be self-sterilizing without causing toxicity in vivo...