Marc and Patran used for Tongue Modeling and simulation of Sleep Apnea device

News ID    PN18
Status:    Published
Published date:    10/04/2009
Updated:    07/28/2014
Reported In:   Patran
  Marc & Mentat


Restore Medical’s challenge was to build a simple, innovative, minimally invasive, palatal implant. The R&D group needed to get insights beyond airway closure to study the effect of the implant on critical tongue functions such as speech and swallowing.  See how Marc and Patran were used for muscle modeling and analysis by watching this video or downloading the case study.

Play Simulating and Analyzing Human Muscle (YouTube Video)

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