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Research Finds Gallium Nitride Is Nontoxic, Biocompatible--Holds Promise for Implants


October 24, 2011

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Researchers from North Carolina State University and Purdue University have shown that the semiconductor material gallium nitride is nontoxic and is compatible with human cells--opening the door to the material's use in a variety of biomedical implant technologies. Full Story

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