The in vitro genotoxicity of orthopaedic ceramic (Al2O3) and metal (CoCr alloy) particles

  • Tsaousi, Aikaterini (Student)
  • Case, C P (Principal Investigator)

Project Details

Key findings

Alumina Oxide particulates are generally less genotoxic than Cobalt Chrome alloy particulates when tested in vitro. However, the smaller size of Alumina wear particles from THAs may cause mechanical disruptions during mitosis.
AcronymPhD Project
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date5/11/0320/12/07