Polymers and biomaterials

proceedings of the symposia E, Advanced engineering plastics, F, Functional polymers, and L, Biomedical materials of the C-MRS International 1990 Conference, Beijing, China, 18-22 June 1990
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Materials -- Congresses., Polymers -- Congresses., Biomedical materials -- Congre
Statementvolume editors, Hanbao Feng, Yafang Han, Liji Huang.
SeriesC-MRS international 1990 symposia proceedings ;, v. 3
ContributionsFeng, Hanbao., Han, Yafang., Huang, Liji., Chinese Materials Research Society.
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LC ClassificationsTA401.3 .C2 1990b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 514 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1869745M
ISBN 100444890106
LC Control Number90028452

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moulds, foils, thin films, coatings, adhesive joints, blends, composites, biomaterials or applications in micro- and nanotechnology. Therefore it is very important to be able to characterize these surfaces and interfaces in detail.

Polysaccharides (PS) and their derivatives are highly attractive as biomaterials in the field of regenerative medicine (RM), owing to their low cytotoxicity, hydrophilicity, and mechanical strength. In this chapter, a short overview of 3D bioprinting, an emerging technology in RM, will be given.

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This groundbreaking work includes the insight of a large number of contributors from around the world who offer a broad-based perspective on a multitude of topics.

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Summary The Concise Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials presents new and selected content from the volume Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials carefully culled content includes groundbreaking work from the earlier published work as well as exclusive online material added since its publication in print.

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In this review article, we focus on the various types of materials used in biomedical implantable devices, including the polymeric materials used as substrates and for the packaging of such devices.

Polymeric materials are used because of the ease of fabrication, flexibility, and their biocompatible nature as well as their wide range of mechanical, electrical, chemical, and thermal behaviors Cited by: The es­ tablishment of the Society for Biomaterials, in our opinion, cata­ lyzed the growing interest in the use of polymers for biomedical application.

In a major effort to bring team players even closer, a five-day symposium on "Polymers as Biomaterials" was held in Seattle, Washing­ ton, in March, as part of the national meeting of. The study of biomaterials is called ‘Biomaterials Science’ which encom passes the elements o f medicine, biology, chemistr y, tissue engineering, and materials science.

A n umber of factors. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 27 cm: Contents: Polymers as biomaterials --Hydrogel and general properties of biomaterials / Severian Dumitriu, Cristina Dumitriu-Medvichi --Biocompatibility of polymers / Severian Dumitriu, Daniela Dumitriu --Heparin and heparin-like polysaccharides / Benito Casu --In vivo biochemical.

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Meeting.Introduction. Biomaterials can be derived either from nature or synthesized in the laboratory using a variety of chemical approaches utilizing metallic components, polymers, ceramics or composite are often used and/or adapted for a medical application, and thus comprises whole or part of a living structure or biomedical device which performs, augments, or replaces a natural.