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1) What generation of biomaterial would you categorize steel surgical staples as and why? 2) If researchers genetically modified silk worms to produce a different version of silk sutures that could be absorbed by the body, what generation of biomaterial would you categorize these sutures as and why? 3) You have three potential materials to choose from for designing a bone fixation plate. You run a series fests and measure the following relative material properties: Material X-good biocompatability, great mechanical properties, very expensive Material Y- poor biecompatability, good mechanical properties, cheap Material Z- great biocompatability, acceptable mechanical properties, somewhat expensive Which material should you select and why?
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