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3D bioprinting and nanotechnology in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine

3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering provides an in depth introduction to these two technologies and their industrial applications. Stem cells in tissue regeneration are covered, along with nanobiomaterials. Commercialization, legal and regulatory considerations are also discussed...

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Main Author: Zhang, Lijie Grace,
Other Authors: Fisher, John P.,, Leong, Kam W. (Professor of biomedical engineering),, ScienceDirect (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: London : Academic Press, [2015]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 373 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Table of Contents:
  • Nanotechnology: a toolkit for cell behavior
  • 3D printing and nanomanufacturing
  • 3D bioprinting techniques
  • The power of CAD/CAM laser bioprinting at the single-cell level: evolution of printing
  • Engineering 2D and 3D cellular microenvironments using laser direct write
  • Biomaterials for bioprinting
  • Blood vessel regeneration
  • 3D printing and patterning vasculature in engineered tissues
  • Craniofacial and dental tissue
  • Craniofacial bone
  • Additive manufacturing for bone load bearing applications
  • Cartilage 3D printing
  • Bioprinting for skin
  • Nanotechnology and 3D bioprinting for neural tissue regeneration
  • Organ printing
  • Intellectual property in 3D printing and nanotechnology.