BSEN 416/816: Introduction to Biomaterials

Prereqs: BSEN/AGEN 225; BIOC 321 or BIOC/BIOS/CHEM 431/831.
BSEN 416/816 requires the evaluation of current primary literature in the field.
Introduction to all types of bio-materials, metals, ceramics, polymers, and natural materials. Characterization of biomaterials, mechanical and physical properties, cell-biomaterials interactions, degradation, and host reaction to biomaterials. FDA testing and applications of biomaterials, implants, tissue engineering scaffolds, artificial organs, drug delivery, and adhesives.
This course is a prerequisite for: BSEN 418
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom


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