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application of biological principles to the study and design of engineering systems (especially electronic systems)

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BioMimetic seeks to become the leading company in the field of regenerative medicine through the commercialization of this patented technology; and providing new treatment options for the repair of bone, cartilage, tendons and ligaments.
Among the topics are silk-based biomaterials, biomimetic molecular recognition elements for chemical sensing, lessons from sea organisms to produce new biomedical adhesives, bioactive nanocomposites containing silicate phases for bone replacement and regenerations, dendrimer-based nanocarriers, and biologically inspired three-dimensional environments for cartilage engineering.
Medical device company Wright Medical Group Inc (NasdaqGS:WMGI) revealed on Friday the completion of the acquisition of BioMimetic Therapeutics Inc for an upfront purchase price of approximately USD190m in cash and stock.
As of today, BioMimetic is no longer trading on the Nasdaq Global Market.
The nonporous biomimetic design enables high salt rejection and faster water flow at lower driving pressures than competing membranes, reducing the energy cost of desalination.
This study aims to develop a biomimetic self-assembled nanomatrix by emulating the extracellular matrix, which provides stem cells with a protective and nurturing microenvironment.
Half the jobs biomimetic machines will be doing in 10 years don't even have a name right now" says Chuck Pell, director of science and technology for Nakton Research, a Durham, N.
Scientists working in a new field known as biomimetic robotics believe that humans can solve real-world problems by dissecting this and other forms of animal intelligence, and then using that knowledge to design, build, and program autonomous machines with similar superhuman capabilities.
Those crazy little silicon, zinc and carbon molecular products of biomimetic processes (manmade processes that imitate nature) are buzzing through the boardrooms of cosmetic giants like L'Oreal, Shiseido and Kose, bringing profits with them.
Recent improvements in neutron reflectometry at the NIST Center for Neutron Research (NCNR), coupled with advances in biomimetic film fabrication at NIST, afford enhanced sensitivity for the study of membranes and membrane-protein complexes.
Through the commercialization of this patented technology, BioMimetic seeks to become the leading company in the field of regenerative medicine by providing new treatment options for the repair of bone, cartilage, tendons and ligaments.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 1, 2013-Wright Medical wraps up BioMimetic acquisition(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
19 November 2012 - US orthopedics company Wright Medical Group Inc (NASDAQ:WMGI) has agreed to take over domestic biotechnology firm BioMimetic Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:BMTI) for up to USD380m (EUR297.
Biomimetic, bioresponsive, and bioactive materials; an introduction to integrating materials with tissues.
4 January 2012 - US BioMimetic Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:BMTI) said on Tuesday that it has received CE Mark approval for its GEM 21S Growth factor Enhanced Matrix.