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Title Nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue regeneration / edited by Huinan Liu.
Imprint Duxford, UK : Woodhead Publishing is an imprint of Elsevier, 2016.


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Description 1 online resource.
Series Woodhead publishing series in biomaterials ; number 109
Woodhead Publishing series in biomaterials ; no. 109.
Note Includes index.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (ScienceDirect, viewed March 10, 2016).
Subject Nanocomposites (Materials)
Biomedical materials.
Tissue engineering.
Tissue Engineering.
Biomedical and Dental Materials.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Front Cover; Related titles; Nanocomposites for Musculoskeletal Tissue Regeneration; Copyright; Contents; List of contributors; Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials; One -- Designing nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue regeneration; 1 -- Design and fabrication of nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue regeneration; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Design considerations of nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue engineering; 1.2.1 Biomaterials; Collagen; Poly(lactic acid) and poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid); Polycaprolactone; Polyphosphazenes Other materials1.2.2 Cell-material interaction at the nanoscale; Physical cues; Chemical cues; Biological cues; 1.3 Fabrication of nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue engineering; 1.3.1 Electrospinning; 1.3.2 Lithography; 1.3.3 Layer-by-layer self-assembly; 1.3.4 Other fabrication techniques; 1.4 Conclusions; Acknowledgments; References; 2 -- Carbon and inorganic nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites for bone tissue engineering; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites
2.2.1 Mechanical properties of 0D nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites2.2.2 Mechanical properties of 1D nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 1D carbon nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 1D inorganic nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2.2.3 Mechanical properties of 2D nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2D carbon nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2D inorganic nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites
2.3 Design criteria and nanomaterial properties for maximum mechanical reinforcement2.3.1 Nanomaterial morphology; 2.3.2 Aspect ratio and surface area of nanomaterials; 2.3.3 Nanomaterials chemistry, aggregation state, and cross-linking density of polymer; 2.4 In vitro and in vivo cyto- and biocompatibility of nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2.4.1 In vitro cytotoxicity of nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2.4.2 In vivo biocompatibility of nanomaterial-reinforced polymeric nanocomposites; 2.5 Summary and future perspective; References
3 -- Effects of surface modification on polymeric biocomposites for orthopedic applications3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Orthopedic applications; 3.3 Surface modifications of solid fillers; 3.3.1 Silane chemistry; Silane grafting methods; Resultant silane properties; 3.3.2 Surface-polymerized polymer modification; 3.4 Polymeric biocomposites; 3.5 Effects of surface modification on filler properties; 3.5.1 Primary surface properties; 3.5.2 Secondary surface properties; 3.6 Effects of surface-modified fillers on the properties of resultant polymeric biocomposites; 3.7 Future trends
Other Author Liu, Huinan, editor.
Other Title Print version: Nanocomposites for musculoskeletal tissue regeneration. Amsterdam, [Netherlands] : Woodhead Publishing, c2016 385 pages Woodhead Publishing series in biomaterials ; Number 109. 9781782424529