DARPA Developing "Fracture Putty" to Heal and Support Shattered Bones

DARPA, the military's premier R&D team has been given the task of producing "a dynamic putty-like material" that can be packed in around shattered bone to help support a patient's body during the healing process. It would also be designed to bio-degrade when all is said and done. If DARPA is successful in developing… » 5/28/08 6:50pm 5/28/08 6:50pm