Mechanical properties of advanced tissue engineering scaffold architectures

Melchels, Ferry P.W., Feijen, Jan, & Grijpma, Dirk W. (2009) Mechanical properties of advanced tissue engineering scaffold architectures. In 2nd Dutch Biomedical Engineering Conference, 22-23 January 2009, Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands.

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Abstract

In tissue engineering, porous scaffolds are used as a temporal support for tissue regeneration through cell adhesion, proliferation and differentiation. Besides applying a suitable material that is both biocompatible and biodegradable, the architectural design of the porous scaffold can be of essential for successful tissue regeneration. The architecture is of great influence on mechanical properties and transport properties of nutrients and metabolites1.

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ID Code: 39010
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Biomaterials (090301)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 Please consult the authors.
Deposited On: 03 Dec 2010 04:13
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2011 14:23

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