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Tissue engineering : engineering principles for the design of replacement organs and tissues

W. Mark. Saltzman

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2004

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  • Title:
    Tissue engineering : engineering principles for the design of replacement organs and tissues
  • Author: W. Mark. Saltzman
  • Subjects: Tissue engineering; Tissue Engineering; Tissue engineering
  • Contents: pt. 1. Tissue exchange and tissue development. 1. The state-of-the-art in tissue exchange -- 2. Objectives of tissue engineering -- 3. Elements of tissue development -- pt. 2. Tissue engineering fundamentals. 4. Cell growth and differentiation -- 5. Cell and tissue mechanics -- 6. Cell adhesion -- 7. Cell migration -- 8. Cell aggregation and tissue equivalents -- Tissue barriers to molecular and cellular transport -- pt. 3. Tissue engineering practice. 10. Cell delivery and recirculation -- 11. Delivery of molecular agents in tissue engineering -- 12. Cell interactions with polymers -- 13. Approaches to tissue engineering -- 14. Case studies in tissue engineering -- Appendices. A. Introduction to polymers -- B. Analysis of molecular transport -- C. Useful data -- D. Nomenclature and abbreviations.
    Tissue engineering is a field of biomedical engineering, in which synthetic materials are used together with biological components such as tissue fragments, cells, proteins to encourage tissue regeneration, regrowth, and repair. Intended for engineering students, this book introduces the principles of tissue engineering.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Creation Date: 2004
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 523 pages) : illustrations.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9780198032403;ISBN0198032404;ISBN1423719883;ISBN9781423719885;ISBN1433701049;ISBN9781433701047
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 61329718
  • NZ MMS ID: 9910001828602931
  • IZ MMS ID: 996039144102948$$IAUGUSTA
    995080466302938$$ICCGA
    994610493902954$$IKSU

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