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New alloys for medical devices
New alloys for medical devices

It is difficult to see the link between mechanical sciences and health. Yet these two areas are mixed up.

Behind the insignificant act of devitalization1 of a tooth lie years of research and development. And for good reasons: teeth have a complex, slightly curved shape. During devitalization, the dental surgeon must use an instrument which respects the curve of the tooth to be treated in order to extract its vasculo-nervous mass. "The material that constitutes this instrument must have a minimum of rigidity to remove material while offering a ..."

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Thierry Gloriant - Univ Rennes, CNRS, INSA, ISCR - UMR 6226, F-35000 Rennes, France
thierry [dot] gloriantatinsa-rennes [dot] fr


Published January 04, 2022