Understanding the in vitro dissolution rate of glasses with respect to future clinical applications
Report / Åbo Akademi, Process Chemistry Centre : 12-05 (Åbo Akademi University, Process Chemistry Centre, 05.12.2012)Glass is a unique material with a long history. Several glass products are used daily in our everyday life, often unnoticed. Glass can be found not only in obvious applications such as tableware, windows, and light bulbs, ...
Crystallization characteristics of bioactive glasses
Report / Åbo Akademi, Process Chemistry Centre : 08-07 (Åbo Akademi University, Process Chemistry Centre, 07.11.2008)Bioactive glasses are excellent candidates for implant materials, because they can form a chemical bond to bone or guide bone growth, depending on the glass composition. Some compositions have even shown soft tissue ...