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ATLANTA, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MedShape Solutions, Inc., the industry leader in innovative shape memory orthopedic devices, today announced that it has been notified of CE Marking approval for the Morphix(TM) Anchor and the ExoShape(TM) Interference Fixation Device.
A team led by James Henderson, assistant professor of biomedical and chemical engineering in Syracuse Universityâ€™s L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science (LCS) and researcher in the Syracuse Biomaterials Institute, has used shape memory polymers to provide greater insight into how cells sense and respond to their physical environment.
A team has succeeded in applying the concept of functionally graded materials (FGMs) to shape memory polymers (SMPs).