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Title Future strategies for tissue and organ replacement / editors, Julia M. Polak, Larry L. Hench, P. Kemp
Published London : Imperial College Press ; River Edge, NJ : Distributed by World Scientific Pub., [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 427 pages) : illustrations
Contents Bioactive materials for tissue engineering scaffolds / L.L. Hench, J.R. Jones, & P. Sepulveda -- Low temperature preservation of biological organs and tissues / B. Rubinsky -- Tissue engineering: clinical applications and mechanical control / R.A. Brown -- Recent developments in skin substitutes / W.R. Otto -- Tissue engineering in the musculoskeletal system / M. Sittinger, O. Schultz, & T. Haupl -- Engineering the liver / C. Selden & H. Hodgson -- Tissue engineering of the genitourinary system / A. Atala -- Implantation of kidney rudiments / M.R. Hammerman -- Xenotransplantation: will pigs fly? / A.J.T. George & R.I. Lechler -- Therapeutic strategies for xenotransplantation / K. Teranishi, I.P.J. Alwayn, L. Buhler, D.H. Sachs & D.K.C. Cooper -- Encapsulation as a strategy for cell xenotransplantation / B.L. Schneider & P. Aebischer -- The immunologic barriers of xenotransplantation and application of genetic engineering / J.H. Tai & J.L. Platt -- Stem cells: sources and applications / L.D.K. Buttery & J.M. Polak -- Possible production of spare parts using methods of developmental biology / J.M.W. Slack -- Safety of human tissues and cells for transplantation / R.M. Warwick & J.N. Kearney
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Transplantation immunology.
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
Organ Transplantation.
Tissue Transplantation.
Form Electronic book
Author Hench, Larry L., 1938-2015.
Kemp, P. (Paul)
Polak, Julia M.
ISBN 1281869422
1860949649 (electronic bk.)
9781860949647 (electronic bk.)