Nanostructured Zirconia Ceramics for Joint Prosthetics

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$99,355.00
Award Year:
2004
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
1R43AG023364-01
Agency Tracking Number:
AG023364
Solicitation Year:
2004
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
PHS2004-2
Small Business Information
TAL MATERIALS, INC.
TAL MATERIALS, INC., 4651 PLATT LN, ANN ARBOR, MI, 48108
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
ANTHONY Sutorik
(734) 741-9522
SUTORIK@TALMATERIALS.COM
Business Contact:
STEVE SWANSON
(734) 741-1181
SSWANSON@ARBORPARTNERS.COM
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the field of arthroplasty, roughly 500,000 prosthetic knees and hips are implanted annually in the U.S. This number is expected to increase six fold as "baby boomers" age. Tribological assessment of all materials av

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