About Prashant Kumta
Biomaterials, energy storage, energy conversion, non-viral gene delivery, biodegradable metals, ceramics and polymers, lithium ion batteries, additive manufacturing, biosensors, tissue engineering
Tracheal stenosis, a debilitating condition limits air passage to lungs affecting pediatric and adult populations. Current biodegradable polymeric stent therapies are far from ideal. An ultrahigh ductility biodegradable magnesium based alloy (LZ61-KBMS) developed herein may offer a viable solution.