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Enhancing Solute Transport in Immature Cartilage and Engineered Tissue Constructs
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-08)
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a debilitating degenerative disease that afflicts an estimated 27 million Americans age 25 and older. This disease leads to the progressive degradation of the articular layers of diarthrodial joints, ...
Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine: A Surgeon’s Perspective
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-04-08)
EGFR Family Gymnastics
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-22)
A Biological Engineered Approach to Enabling Adult Stem Cell-Based Biomedicine
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-09-21)
Adult stem cells (ASCs) have potential application in several areas of biomedicine, including cell therapy, gene therapy, and tissue engineering. However, development of ASCs for this purpose has been precluded by difficulty ...
Engineering Liver Tissue Using Micro- and Nanotechnology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-01-12)
Smart Biomaterials Inspired by Nature's Mechanisms
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-29)
Control over the soluble signals that cells encounter in their local environment is a common theme in natural tissue formation, and also an emerging theme in functional tissue engineering strategies. This concept is ...
Bio-inspired Engineering of Biomaterials: Challenges and Opportunities
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-03-27)
Biomolecular Materials That Talk and Listen
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002-10-10)
"Smart" or "intelligent" materials are those that reversibly change their structural and functional properties in response to environmental signals such as a change in temperature. Nature has itself perfected smart polymers ...