News | May 26, 2008

Informa Health Offers Encyclopedia of Biomaterials, Biomedical Engineering

May 28, 2008 - Informa Healthcare this week will publish its second edition of the “Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering.”

The fields of biomaterials and biomedical engineering are characterized by high-speed advances that quickly make their way into clinical applications to help improve people’s quality of life worldwide.

This four-volume second edition bolsters an already strong emphasis on subjects integral to tissue engineering including bioreactors, scaffolding materials and fabrication, tissue mechanics, cellular interaction, and the development of major tissues and organs.

A who’s who of more than 450 internationally recognized experts communicate the latest research findings in 298 balanced entries.

Since the 2004 publication of its first edition, the publisher said “Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering” has emerged as a definitive resource in the fields it covers. The encyclopedia serves as a complete compendium of cutting-edge information for scientists, engineers, physicians, and clinicians looking to stay abreast of new research findings in these broad and rapidly growing fields.

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