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Special November 2016

Material development for implants – for every application the right material

Whether shortly after birth, after an accident or in old age – implants play an important role for people of every age. But before an implant can be applied, it has to pass through many processes. At the beginning, there is the choice of the material. Nitinol, titanium alloy, PEEK – these are only some of the possible materials. Read more about this in current special November.