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The cell niches reproducing surface structure

  • Roman MajorEmail author
  • Klaudia Trembecka-Wojciga
  • Jürgen Markus Lackner
  • Bogusław Major
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 623)

Abstract

The future and the development of science is therefore seen in interdisciplinary areas such as biomedical engineering. Self-assembled structures, similar to stem cell niches would inhibit fast division process and subsequently capture the stem cells from the blood flow. By means of surface topography and the stiffness as well as microstructure progenitor cells should be differentiated towards the formation of endothelial cells monolayer which effectively will inhibit activation of the coagulation cascade. The idea of the material surface development met the interest of the clinical institutions, which support the development of science in this area and are waiting for scientific solutions that could contribute to the development of heart assist systems. This would improve the effciency of the treatment of patients with myocardial failure, supported with artificial heart assist systems. Innovative materials would enable the redesign, in the post project activity, construction of ventricular heart assist.

Keywords

Bio-inspired materials niche-like structures thin coatings haemocompatibility electron microscopy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roman Major
    • 1
    Email author
  • Klaudia Trembecka-Wojciga
    • 1
  • Jürgen Markus Lackner
    • 2
  • Bogusław Major
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science; Polish Academy of SciencesCracowPoland
  2. 2.Joanneum Research Forschungsges mbH, Institute of Surface Technologies and Photonics, Functional SurfacesNiklasdorfAustria

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