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International Journal of Biomaterials
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 415230, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/415230
Research Article

Nanomechanical Characterization of Canine Femur Bone for Strain Rate Sensitivity in the Quasistatic Range under Dry versus Wet Conditions

1Composite Materials and Mechanics Laboratory, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Polytechnic Institute of New York University, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
2Department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics, College of Dentistry, New York University, 345 24th Street 813a, New York, NY 10010, USA
3Department of Epidemiology, New York University, NY 10010, USA
4Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, College of Dentistry, New York University, 345 24th Street 813a, New York, NY 10010, USA

Received 24 April 2012; Revised 7 November 2012; Accepted 8 November 2012

Academic Editor: Thomas J. Webster

Copyright © 2012 Kun-Lin Lee et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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