Effects of storage methods on time-related changes of titanium surface properties and cellular response.


Titanium implants are sold in the market as storable medical devices. All the implants have a certain shelf life during which they maintain their sterility, but variations of the surface properties through this duration have not been subject to a comprehensive assessment. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of storage methods on time… (More)
DOI: 10.1088/1748-6041/7/5/055002


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