Browsing Bioengineering Graduate Degree Program Theses and Dissertations by Subject "Biomedical engineering"
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(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-04-09)Repair of large bone defects remains a clinical challenge for orthopedic surgeons. Current treatment strategies such as autograft and allograft are limited by the amount of available tissue in the case of the former, and ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001-12)
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-05-11)Cell adhesion to extracellular matrices (ECM) is critical to many cellular processes including differentiation, proliferation, migration, and apoptosis. Alterations in adhesive mechanisms are central to the behavior of ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-15)The goal of the work presented was to further understand how both the body and dendritic cells (DCs) interact and respond to biomaterials through receptor-mediated mechanisms. The role of Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) was ...