The services provided by ORTHODONTIC BIOMATERIALS NETWORK include:
Performing biological assays and mechanical-physical tests for commercially available materials.
Developing appropriate techniques for quality control and characterization of biomaterials.
Elucidating the mechanisms and mediation of acute and long term cytotoxicity for polymeric and metallic biomaterials.
Assessing the corrosion potential of biomaterials.
Biomechanical testing and theoretical modeling of anatomical structures.