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Poly(D,L-lactide)/hydroxyapatite composite tissue engineering scaffolds prepared by stereolithography

Melchels, Ferry P.W., Feijen, Jan , & Grijpma, Dirk W. (2009) Poly(D,L-lactide)/hydroxyapatite composite tissue engineering scaffolds prepared by stereolithography. In 2nd China-Europe Symposium on Biomaterials in Regenerative Medicine, 16-20 November 2009, Barcelona.

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    Hydroxyapatite (HAP) is a major component of bone and has osteoconductive and -inductive properties. It has been successfully applied as a substrate in bone tissue engineering, either with or without a biodegradable polymer such as polycaprolactone or polylactide. Recently, we have developed a stereolithography resin based on poly(D,L-lactide) (PDLLA) and a non-reactive diluent, that allows for the preparation of tissue engineering scaffolds with designed architectures. In this work, designed porous composite structures of PDLLA and HAP are prepared by stereolithography.

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    ID Code: 39015
    Item Type: Conference Paper
    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 15:34
    Last Modified: 11 Aug 2011 00:23

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