New biomedical implants heal bones faster, focus on personalized medicine

19 septiembre 2014

A major success in developing new biomedical implants with the ability to accelerate bone healing has been reported by a group of scientists, which suggests a move toward a future of personalized products. «It is very much like your taste in music and TV shows. People are different and the new trend in biotechnology is to make personalized medicine that matches the patient’s needs,» he says. «With regard to implants, we have the problem of variations in bone density in patients with osteoporosis and in some cases, even healthy individuals.»