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Report to Council From Reference Materials, Reference Data Subcommittee



John A. Tesk, K White


Subcommittee & member actions: H Membership is adjusted for 2003-2004. H Society approval sought for co-sponsorship of a NIST symposium on Cell Signaling. H RM 8457, cubes of Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene, will be available after some administrative details attended to. H The LSU (Louisiana State University) Eye Center-Polymer Technology Group-NIST NIH (National Institutes of health) cooperation on intraocular lens reference materials & data is updated. H Helped plan NIH-FDA-NIST workshop on Medical Implant Information, performance, and policies. H Active in planning ASTM workshop on Cleanliness Issues in Medical Devices. H Helping manufacturers and NIST for establishing state-of-the-art cleanliness of medical implants. H NIST's planning on Biomaterials reference database is updated. H The Clemson University data search on the properties of biomaterials is given.
Society for Biomaterials


reference data, reference materials, society for biomaterials, standards


Tesk, J. and White, K. (2003), Report to Council From Reference Materials, Reference Data Subcommittee, Society for Biomaterials (Accessed June 22, 2024)


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Created April 1, 2003, Updated February 17, 2017