Materials and Tissue
Advances in materials science have allowed us to enter a new phase in
both our understanding and our use of implanted material. No longer are
these materials inert substitutes. Increasingly the new materials
interact with the body in a dynamic way.
About Materials and Tissue
Head: Prof. Vivek Mudera
The Research Department of Materials and Tissue is located on the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust (RNOH) site at the Stanmore campus, with geographically separate components across the site, including Centre for Materials research, Centre for Tissue and Cell Research, the Aspire Centre for Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology and a newly formed Clinical Trials Unit as a partnership between RNOH and UCL.