Bioactive Materials in Medicine

Written By X. Zhao
Bioactive Materials in Medicine
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 May 2011
  • ISBN : 0857092936
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Bioactive Materials in Medicine written by X. Zhao which was release on 25 May 2011, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Bioactive materials play an increasingly important role in the biomaterials industry, and are used for a range of applications, including artificial organs, drug delivery systems, nanomedicine, and biosensors. Bioactive materials in medicine reviews the current status and ongoing development of bioactive materials for medical applications. Following an introduction to bioactive materials in medicine, part one covers the process of designing bioactive materials, including chapters on molecular design, nanotechnology, and tissue engineering. Part two focuses on the different applications of bioactive materials in medicine, with chapters discussing applications in orthopaedics, in the circulatory system,and as antibacterials. The final chapters focus on the uses of these materials in gene therapy, plastic surgery and body reconstruction, and in drug delivery systems. With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Bioactive materials in medicine is an essential reference for researchers and designers in industry, as well as those with an academic interest in the subject. Discusses the current status and ongoing development of bioactive materials for medical applications Explores the process of designing bioactive materials, including molecular design, nanotechnology, and tissue engineering Assesses different applications of bioactive materials in medicine featuring applications in orthopaedics, in the circulatory system,and as antibacterials

Bioactive Materials in Medicine

Bioactive Materials in Medicine
  • Author : X. Zhao,J M Courtney,H Qian
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-05-25
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Bioactive materials play an increasingly important role in the biomaterials industry, and are used for a range of applications, including artificial organs, drug delivery systems, nanomedicine, and biosensors. Bioactive materials in medicine reviews the current status and ongoing development of bioactive materials for medical applications. Following an introduction to bioactive ...

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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-23
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, Second Edition, focuses on an aging population and the increasing instances of eye diseases. Biomaterials continue to be used for numerous medical devices for the restoration of eyesight, improving many patients’ quality of life. Consequently, biomaterials and regenerative medicine are becoming increasingly important to ...

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  • Author : Buddy D. Ratner
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 851
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : "... This reference integrates a historical perspective of materials engineering principles with biological interactions of biomaterials. Also provided within are regulatory and ethical issues in addition to future directions of the field, and a state-of-the-art update of medical and biotechnological applications. All aspects of biomaterials science are thoroughly addressed, from tissue ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2004-08-18
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : The second edition of this bestselling title provides the most up-to-date comprehensive review of all aspects of biomaterials science by providing a balanced, insightful approach to learning biomaterials. This reference integrates a historical perspective of materials engineering principles with biological interactions of biomaterials. Also provided within are regulatory and ethical ...

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  • Author : Lígia Rodrigues,Manuel Mota
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-24
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Bioinspired Materials for Medical Applications examines the inspiration of natural materials and their interpretation as modern biomaterials. With a strong focus on therapeutic and diagnostic applications, the book also examines the development and manipulation of bioinspired materials in regenerative medicine. The first set of chapters is heavily focused on bioinspired ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-31
  • Total pages : 1573
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : The revised edition of this renowned and bestselling title is the most comprehensive single text on all aspects of biomaterials science. It provides a balanced, insightful approach to both the learning of the science and technology of biomaterials and acts as the key reference for practitioners who are involved in ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-07
  • Total pages : 249
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Stem Cells and Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine addresses the urgent need for a compact source of information on both the cellular and biomaterial aspects of regenerative medicine. By developing a mutual understanding between three separately functioning areas of science—medicine, the latest technology, and clinical economics—the volume encourages interdisciplinary ...

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  • Author : Laura Santambrogio
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-09-04
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : The generation of tridimensional tissues, assembled from scaffolding materials populated with biologically functional cells, is the great challenge and hope of tissue bioengineering and regenerative medicine. The generation of biomaterials capable of harnessing the immune system has been particularly successful. This book provides a comprehensive view of how immune cells ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-06-28
  • Total pages : 466
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Materials for Biomedical Engineering: Bioactive Materials for Antimicrobial, Anticancer, and Gene Therapy offers an up-to-date perspective on recent research findings regarding the application and use of these materials for disease treatment and prevention. Various types of currently investigated bioactive materials, including therapeutic nanostructures and antimicrobial hydrogels are discussed, as are ...

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  • Author : Kinam Park
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-11-23
  • Total pages : 530
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Cancer can affect people of all ages, and approximately one in three people are estimated to be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime. Extensive research is being undertaken by many different institutions to explore potential new therapeutics, and biomaterials technology is now being developed to target, treat and prevent cancer. ...

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  • Author : Roger Narayan
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-02-13
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : Rapid Prototyping of Biomaterials: Principles and Applications provides a comprehensive review of established and emerging rapid prototyping technologies (such as bioprinting) for medical applications. Rapid prototyping, also known as layer manufacturing, additive manufacturing, solid freeform fabrication, or 3D printing, can be used to create complex structures and devices for medical ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-23
  • Total pages : 1616
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : The revised edition of the renowned and bestselling title is the most comprehensive single text on all aspects of biomaterials science from principles to applications. Biomaterials Science, fourth edition, provides a balanced, insightful approach to both the learning of the science and technology of biomaterials and acts as the key ...

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  • Author : Matteo Santin,Gary J. Phillips
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-04-10
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : The accessible introduction to biomaterials and their applications in tissue replacement, medical devices, and more Molecular and cell biology is being increasingly integrated into the search for high-performance biomaterials and biomedical devices, transforming a formerly engineering- and materials science–based field into a truly interdisciplinary area of investigation. Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, ...

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  • Author : Rutger J Ploeg,Gerhard Rakhorst
  • Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008-01-02
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : This useful book is written from a medical perspective and is aimed at academics as well as medical and biomedical engineering students who want to become involved in the design, development, manufacturing or use of prostheses or medical devices. It covers basic information on the complexities of implant and medical ...

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  • Author : Rosario Pignatello
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-11-16
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0857092936
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Summary : These contribution books collect reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of biomaterial development and use. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on the new and ongoing potentialities of different synthetic and engineered biomaterials. Contributions were selected not ...