Biomedical Inorganic Polymers

Bioactivity and Applications of Natural and Synthetic Polymeric Inorganic Molecules


ISBN: 978-3-642-41003-1 (Print) 978-3-642-41004-8 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Chemical, Biochemical, and Biological Behaviors of Vanadate and Its Oligomers

  3. Chapter

    Pages 19-38

    Structural Characterization of Inorganic Biomaterials

  4. Chapter

    Pages 39-63

    Enzymes of Inorganic Polyphosphate Metabolism

  5. Chapter

    Pages 65-116

    Polyoxometalates Active Against Tumors, Viruses, and Bacteria

  6. Chapter

    Pages 117-141

    Modeling Biosilicification at Subcellular Scales

  7. Chapter

    Pages 143-174

    Cell Reactivity to Different Silica

  8. Chapter

    Pages 175-195

    Bioactive Poly(Arsenic) Compounds

  9. Chapter

    Pages 197-234

    Biogenic Inorganic Polysilicates (Biosilica): Formation and Biomedical Applications

  10. Chapter

    Pages 235-259

    Inorganic Polymers: Morphogenic Inorganic Biopolymers for Rapid Prototyping Chain

  11. Chapter

    Pages 261-294

    Inorganic Polyphosphates: Biologically Active Biopolymers for Biomedical Applications

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 295-303