2012

Engineering Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine

Novel Technologies for Clinical Applications

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-1079-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-1080-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Cellular Recruitment and Delivery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-17

      Biomaterial Surfaces for the Isolation of Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-37

      Matrix Stiffness: A Regulator of Cellular Behavior and Tissue Formation

  3. Oxygen Delivery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 41-86

      Oxygen Supply for Tissue Engineering

  4. Tuning of Mechanical Properties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 89-125

      Adhesion Behavior of Soft Materials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 127-140

      PLA–PEO–PLA Hydrogels and Their Mechanical Properties

  5. Control of Inflammation and Host Response

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 143-159

      Host Response to Biomaterials

    3. No Access

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      Pages 161-192

      Modulation of the Wound Healing Response Through Oxidation Active Materials

  6. Biologically Inspired Materials for Tissue Regeneration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-223

      Gecko-Inspired Tape-Based Adhesives

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-250

      Heparin-Functionalized Materials in Tissue Engineering Applications

  7. Clinical Applications of Tissue Regeneration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 251-251

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 253-284

      Tissue Engineering Strategies for Vocal Fold Repair and Regeneration

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 285-319

      Nonviral Gene Delivery for Applications in Regenerative Medicine

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 321-343

      Chitosan-Based Delivery System for Tissue Regeneration and Chemotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 345-346

      Conclusion: Translating Tissue Engineering into Successful Therapies

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 347-352