Welcome to NIOM

Welcome to NIOM

NIOM is a joint Nordic biomaterial science institute and contract test laboratory. Research, materials evaluation and participation in international and European standardization support our vision: aiming at safe and well-functioning biomaterials in the Nordic countries. The accredited test laboratory delivers high-quality, accurate and independent results to the customer at R&D, pre-market and post-market phases of product development.


For the manufacturers

Testing and evaluation of dental materials.


Research projects, publications and collaborators.

For the professionals

Clinically relevant information for the use of dental biomaterials.

Newsletter from NIOM

Read about "Magnification loupes and light curing" and the revised International Standard ISO 22674 Dentistry "Metallic materials for fixed and removable restorations and appliances" in the October newsletter.