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Improved biological performance of Ti implants due to surface modification by micro-arc oxidation.
The surface of a titanium (Ti) implant was modified by micro-arc oxidation (MAO) treatment. A porous layer was formed on the Ti surface after the oxidation treatment. The phase and morphology of theExpand
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Fibroblast Growth Factors: Biology, Function, and Application for Tissue Regeneration
Fibroblast growth factors (FGFs) that signal through FGF receptors (FGFRs) regulate a broad spectrum of biological functions, including cellular proliferation, survival, migration, andExpand
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Size-dependent cellular toxicity of silver nanoparticles.
Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) have found a variety of uses including biomedical materials; however, studies of the cytotoxicity of AgNPs by size effects are only in the beginning stage. In this study,Expand
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Impact of a pharmacist-facilitated hospital discharge program: a quasi-experimental study.
BACKGROUND Medication discrepancies are common at hospital discharge and can result in adverse events, hospital readmissions, and emergency department visits. Our objectives were to characterizeExpand
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Nanofiber Generation of Gelatin–Hydroxyapatite Biomimetics for Guided Tissue Regeneration†
The development of biomimetic bone matrices is one of the major goals in the bone-regeneration and tissue-engineering fields. Nanocomposites consisting of a natural polymer and hydroxyapatite (HA)Expand
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Nanofibrous matrices of poly(lactic acid) and gelatin polymeric blends for the improvement of cellular responses.
  • H. Kim, Hye-sun Yu, H. Lee
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A
  • 1 October 2008
Substrates with a nanofibrous morphology are considered as a prospective matrix to populate and support cells in the tissue regeneration area. Although the nanofibers made of synthetic degradableExpand
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CRISPR/Cas9-Based Genome Editing for Disease Modeling and Therapy: Challenges and Opportunities for Nonviral Delivery.
Genome editing offers promising solutions to genetic disorders by editing DNA sequences or modulating gene expression. The clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeatsExpand
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Bioactivity improvement of poly(epsilon-caprolactone) membrane with the addition of nanofibrous bioactive glass.
Nanofibrous glass with a bioactive composition was added to a degradable polymer poly(epsilon-caprolactone) (PCL) to produce a nanocomposite in thin membrane form ( approximately 260 microm). TheExpand
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Pressureless sintering and mechanical and biological properties of fluor-hydroxyapatite composites with zirconia
Fluor-hydroxyapatite (FHA) fabricated by a reaction between fluorapatite (FA) and hydroxyapatite (HA) was mixed with ZrO2 to produce FHA–ZrO2 composites. When the relative amount of FA to HAExpand
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Hydroxyapatite/poly(epsilon-caprolactone) composite coatings on hydroxyapatite porous bone scaffold for drug delivery.
Hydroxyapatite (HA) porous scaffold was coated with HA and polycaprolactone (PCL) composites, and antibiotic drug tetracycline hydrochloride was entrapped within the coating layer. The HA scaffoldExpand
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