ASTM F748 - 06(2010) Standard Practice for Selecting Generic Biological Test Methods for Materials and Devices


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    E2524 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Hemolytic Properties of Nanoparticles

    F451 Standard Specification for Acrylic Bone Cement

    F602 Standard Criteria for Implantable Thermoset Epoxy Plastics

    F619 Standard Practice for Extraction of Medical Plastics

    F623 Standard Performance Specification for Foley Catheter

    F624 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Thermoplastic Polyurethane Solids and Solutions for Biomedical Applications

    F639 Standard Specification for Polyethylene Plastics for Medical Applications

    F641 Standard Specification for Implantable Epoxy Electronic Encapsulants

    F648 Standard Specification for Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene Powder and Fabricated Form for Surgical Implants

    F665 Standard Classification for Vinyl Chloride Plastics Used in Biomedical Application

    F702 Standard Specification for Polysulfone Resin for Medical Applications

    F703 Standard Specification for Implantable Breast Prostheses

    F749 Standard Practice for Evaluating Material Extracts by Intracutaneous Injection in the Rabbit

    F750 Standard Practice for Evaluating Material Extracts by Systemic Injection in the Mouse

    F755 Standard Specification for Selection of Porous Polyethylene for Use in Surgical Implants

    F756 Standard Practice for Assessment of Hemolytic Properties of Materials

    F763 Standard Practice for Short-Term Screening of Implant Materials

    F813 Standard Practice for Direct Contact Cell Culture Evaluation of Materials for Medical Devices

    F881 Standard Specification for Silicone Elastomer Facial Implants

    F895 Standard Test Method for Agar Diffusion Cell Culture Screening for Cytotoxicity

    F997 Standard Specification for Polycarbonate Resin for Medical Applications

    F1027 Standard Practice for Assessment of Tissue and Cell Compatibility of Orofacial Prosthetic Materials and Devices

    F1088 Standard Specification for Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate for Surgical Implantation

    F1185 Standard Specification for Composition of Hydroxylapatite for Surgical Implants

    F1357 Standard Specification for Articulating Total Wrist Implants

    F1378 Standard Specification for Shoulder Prostheses

    F1439 Standard Guide for Performance of Lifetime Bioassay for the Tumorigenic Potential of Implant Materials

    F1441 Standard Specification for Soft-Tissue Expander Devices

    F1538 Standard Specification for Glass and Glass Ceramic Biomaterials for Implantation

    F1581 Standard Specification for Composition of Anorganic Bone for Surgical Implants

    F1635 Standard Test Method for in vitro Degradation Testing of Hydrolytically Degradable Polymer Resins and Fabricated Forms for Surgical Implants

    F1672 Standard Specification for Resurfacing Patellar Prosthesis

    F1713 Standard Specification for Wrought Titanium-13Niobium-13Zirconium Alloy for Surgical Implant Applications (UNS R58130)

    F1781 Standard Specification for Elastomeric Flexible Hinge Finger Total Joint Implants

    F1813 Standard Specification for Wrought Titanium–12 Molybdenum–6 Zirconium–2 Iron Alloy for Surgical Implant (UNS R58120)

    F1828 Standard Specification for Ureteral Stents

    F1855 Standard Specification for Polyoxymethylene (Acetal) for Medical Applications

    F1903 Standard Practice for Testing For Biological Responses to Particles In Vitro

    F1904 Standard Practice for Testing the Biological Responses to Particles in vivo

    F1925 Standard Specification for Semi-Crystalline Poly(lactide) Polymer and Copolymer Resins for Surgical Implants

    F1984 Standard Practice for Testing for Whole Complement Activation in Serum by Solid Materials

    F2026 Standard Specification for Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Polymers for Surgical Implant Applications

    F2042 Standard Guide for Silicone Elastomers, Gels, and Foams Used in Medical Applications Part II—Crosslinking and Fabrication

    F2051 Standard Specification for Implantable Saline Filled Breast Prosthesis

    F2064 Standard Guide for Characterization and Testing of Alginates as Starting Materials Intended for Use in Biomedical and Tissue-Engineered Medical Products Application

    F2065 Standard Practice for Testing for Alternative Pathway Complement Activation in Serum by Solid Materials

    F2066 Standard Specification for Wrought Titanium-15 Molybdenum Alloy for Surgical Implant Applications (UNS R58150)

    F2068 Standard Specification for Femoral Prostheses—Metallic Implants

    F2083 Standard Specification for Knee Replacement Prosthesis

    F2091 Standard Specification for Acetabular Prostheses

    F2097 Standard Guide for Design and Evaluation of Primary Flexible Packaging for Medical Products

    F2103 Standard Guide for Characterization and Testing of Chitosan Salts as Starting Materials Intended for Use in Biomedical and Tissue-Engineered Medical Product Applications

    F2148 Standard Practice for Evaluation of Delayed Contact Hypersensitivity Using the Murine Local Lymph Node Assay (LLNA)

    F2150 Standard Guide for Characterization and Testing of Biomaterial Scaffolds Used in Tissue-Engineered Medical Products

    F2212 Standard Guide for Characterization of Type I Collagen as Starting Material for Surgical Implants and Substrates for Tissue Engineered Medical Products (TEMPs)

    F2229 Standard Specification for Wrought, Nitrogen Strengthened 23Manganese-21Chromium-1Molybdenum Low-Nickel Stainless Steel Alloy Bar and Wire for Surgical Implants (UNS S29108)

    F2313 Standard Specification for Poly(glycolide) and Poly(glycolide-co-lactide) Resins for Surgical Implants with Mole Fractions Greater Than or Equal to 70 % Glycolide

    F2315 Standard Guide for Immobilization or Encapsulation of Living Cells or Tissue in Alginate Gels

    F2347 Standard Guide for Characterization and Testing of Hyaluronan as Starting Materials Intended for Use in Biomedical and Tissue Engineered Medical Product Applications

    F2384 Standard Specification for Wrought Zirconium-2.5Niobium Alloy for Surgical Implant Applications (UNS R60901)

    F2565 Standard Guide for Extensively Irradiation-Crosslinked Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Fabricated Forms for Surgical Implant Applications

    F2567 Standard Practice for Testing for Classical Pathway Complement Activation in Serum by Solid Materials

    F2579 Standard Specification for Amorphous Poly(lactide) and Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) Resins for Surgical Implants

    F2581 Standard Specification for Wrought Nitrogen Strengthened 11Manganese-17Chromium-3Molybdenum Low-Nickel Stainless Steel Alloy Bar and Wire for Surgical Implants (UNS S29225)

    F2665 Standard Specification for Total Ankle Replacement Prosthesis

    F2695 Standard Specification for Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Powder Blended With Alpha-Tocopherol (Vitamin E) and Fabricated Forms for Surgical Implant Applications

    F2739 Standard Guide for Quantitating Cell Viability Within Biomaterial Scaffolds

    F2759 Standard Guide for Assessment of the Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) Used in Orthopedic and Spinal Devices

    F2808 Standard Test Method for Performing Behind-the-Knee (BTK) Test for Evaluating Skin Irritation Response to Products and Materials That Come Into Repeated or Extended Contact with Skin

    F2847 Standard Practice for Reporting and Assessment of Residues on Single Use Implants

    F2848 Standard Specification for Medical-Grade Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Yarns

    F2887 Standard Specification for Total Elbow Prostheses

    F2900 Standard Guide for Characterization of Hydrogels used in Regenerative Medicine


    Referenced ASTM Standards The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    E1202 Guide for Development of Micronucleus Assay Standards

    E1262 Guide for Performance of Chinese Hamster Ovary Cell/Hypoxanthine Guanine Phosphoribosyl Transferase Gene Mutation Assay

    E1263 Guide for Conduct of Micronucleus Assays in Mammalian Bone Marrow Erythrocytes

    E1280 Guide for Performing the Mouse Lymphoma Assay for Mammalian Cell Mutagenicity

    E1397 Practice for In Vitro Rat Hepatocyte DNA Repair Assay

    E1398 Practice for In Vivo Rat Hepatocyte DNA Repair Assay

    F619 Practice for Extraction of Medical Plastics

    F719 Practice for Testing Biomaterials in Rabbits for Primary Skin Irritation

    F720 Practice for Testing Guinea Pigs for Contact Allergens: Guinea Pig Maximization Test

    F749 Practice for Evaluating Material Extracts by Intracutaneous Injection in the Rabbit

    F750 Practice for Evaluating Material Extracts by Systemic Injection in the Mouse

    F756 Practice for Assessment of Hemolytic Properties of Materials

    F763 Practice for Short-Term Screening of Implant Materials

    F813 Practice for Direct Contact Cell Culture Evaluation of Materials for Medical Devices

    F895 Test Method for Agar Diffusion Cell Culture Screening for Cytotoxicity

    F981 Practice for Assessment of Compatibility of Biomaterials for Surgical Implants with Respect to Effect of Materials on Muscle and Bone

    F1027 Practice for Assessment of Tissue and Cell Compatibility of Orofacial Prosthetic Materials and Devices

    F1408 Practice for Subcutaneous Screening Test for Implant Materials

    F1439 Guide for Performance of Lifetime Bioassay for the Tumorigenic Potential of Implant Materials

    F1877 Practice for Characterization of Particles

    F1903 Practice for Testing For Biological Responses to Particles In Vitro

    F1904 Practice for Testing the Biological Responses to Particles in vivo

    F1905 Practice For Selecting Tests for Determining the Propensity of Materials to Cause Immunotoxicity

    F1906 Practice for Evaluation of Immune Responses In Biocompatibility Testing Using ELISA Tests, Lymphocyte Proliferation, and Cell Migration

    F1983 Practice for Assessment of Compatibility of Absorbable/Resorbable Biomaterials for Implant Applications

    F1984 Practice for Testing for Whole Complement Activation in Serum by Solid Materials

    F2065 Practice for Testing for Alternative Pathway Complement Activation in Serum by Solid Materials

    F2147 Practice for Guinea Pig: Split Adjuvant and Closed Patch Testing for Contact Allergens

    F2148 Practice for Evaluation of Delayed Contact Hypersensitivity Using the Murine Local Lymph Node Assay (LLNA)

    F2151 Practice for Assessment of White Blood Cell Morphology After Contact with Materials

    F2382 Test Method for Assessment of Intravascular Medical Device Materials on Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)