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Functionalized Nanomaterials

  • Jie Zhou
  • Wenzhong Li
  • Changyou Gao
Chapter

Abstract

Regenerative medicine aims to repair tissues or organs for restoring normal functions, which represents one of the greatest challenges in modern science and medicine. Diverse techniques and materials are required to truly understand the process of tissue repairing and build a proper scaffold for cells attachment, proliferation and differentiation. Functionalized nanomaterials with nanotechnologies are the ideal to solve most of the problems of regenerative medicine. Multifunctionalized nanoparticles and nanostructured biomaterials can be powerful tools for cell tracking and matrix-like scaffold rebuilding.

Keywords

Magnetic Nanoparticles Regenerative Medicine Human Dermal Fibroblast Cell Tracking Nanofibrous Scaffold 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Polymer Science and EngineeringZhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina
  2. 2.Department of Cardiac SurgeryUniversity of RostockRostockGermany

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