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Environmental Dynamic Mechanical Analysis to Predict the Softening Behavior of Neural Implants

DOI :

10.3791/59209-v

March 1st, 2019

March 1st, 2019

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1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Texas at Dallas, 2Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, 3Center for Engineering Innovation, University of Texas at Dallas, 4Department of Bioengineering, University of Texas at Dallas

To allow reliable predictions of the softening of polymeric substrates for neural implants in an in vivo environment, it is important to have a reliable in vitro method. Here, the use of dynamic mechanical analysis in phosphate buffered saline at body temperature is presented.

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