Biomaterials Forum

About Biomaterials Forum

Biomaterials Forum serves the biomaterials community and is the official news magazine of the Society For Biomaterials. It is published quarterly by the Society For Biomaterials and is sent to all Society members as a benefit of membership. Non-members may subscribe to the magazine for $48 per year. Direct any membership inquiries to the Membership Department at the Society office (e-mail to

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