The WG4 will work on the search of new biomaterials-nanomaterials and coatings with improved behaviour at urinary tract level.

Milestones.

  1. Database of materials used in Ustents and of those that could potentially be used in stents (M30).
  2. Creation of Guidelines concerning the requirements for biomaterials and coatings exposed to the urinary environment (M36).

D4. Report on the State of art on new Biomaterials and Coatings suggest to Urinary environment, including scientific publications related with WG4 of the Action to the urinary environment (M36). During the third year, a TS focused on the issues addressed by this WG4.

Leader: Alexandre Barros
Vice-Leader: Eoin O'Cearhaill