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Title Engineering of functional skeletal tissues / Felix Bronner, Mary C. Farach-Carson and Antonios G. Mikos (eds.)
Published London : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 178 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Topics in bone biology ; v. 3
Topics in bone biology ; v. 3
Contents Stem cells and the art of mesenchymal maintenance / Kevin C. Hicok and Marc H. Hedrick -- Osteogenic growth factors and cytokines and their role in bone repair / Louis C. Gerstenfeld [and others] -- Bone allograft safety and performance / Calin S. Moucha [and others] -- Biodegradable orthopedic implants / Hansoo Park, Johnna S. Temenoff, and Antonios G. Mikos -- Titanium fiber mesh: a nondegradable scaffold material / Juliette van den Dolder and John A. Jansen -- Engineering polymeric scaffolds for bone grafts / Martha W. Betz, Diana M. Yoon, and John P. Fisher -- Injectable scaffolds for bone and cartilage regeneration / Claudio Migliaresi, Antonella Motta, and Anthony T. DiBenedetto -- Motion and bone regeneration / Ching-Chang Ko, Martha J. Somerman, and Kai-Nan An -- Dental applications of bone biology / Thomas W. Oates and David L. Cochran -- Multiscale computational engineering of bones : state-of-the-art insights for the future Melissa L. Knothe Tate
Summary Focusing on bone replacement, this volume discusses the biology of stem cells and cell signals, knowledge needed to make stem cell engineered, bone tissue a reality and how to prevent bone allograft infection. This text is of interest to bioengineers, orthopedists, reconstructive surgeons, dentists, and physiotherapists
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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In Springer e-books
Subject Bone regeneration.
Tissue engineering.
Bone Regeneration.
Graft Rejection -- prevention & control.
Prostheses and Implants.
Tissue Engineering.
Transplantation, Homologous -- adverse effects.
Form Electronic book
Author Bronner, Felix.
Farach-Carson, Mary C., 1958-
Mikos, Antonios G.
LC no. 2006922753
ISBN 1846283663
1852339624 (paper)
9781852339623 (paper)