Unformatted text preview: 10. Describe a agar diffusion, direct agar, elution, hemolysis and mutagenicity test 11. Name and describe at least two other in vitro assays, usually done at the research level 12. Name and describe at least two other in vivo assays, usually done at the research level 13. Name and describe at least one other ex vivo assay, usually done at the research level 14. Describe some different stains used in evaluating explanted biomaterials and surrounding tissues. 15. What are some methods for evaluating explanted biomaterials besides staining? 16. Compare and contrast the cage implant versus subcutaneous implant systems. 17. What would an ex vivo shunt test tell the investigator? 18. As a biomaterial scientist describe the sequence of events in taking a raw chemical and making a device for implantation into a human, for example, a new type of vascular graft. What do you need to do to get FDA approval?...
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- Fall '09
- In vitro, In vivo, ex vivo, ex vivo assay, ex vivo shunt, research level