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Ternary PVA nanocomposites containing cellulose nanocrystals from different sources and silver particles: part II.
Cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) extracted from three different sources, namely flax, phormium, and commercial microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) have been used in a polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) matrix to… Expand
Investigation of low-level laser therapy potentiality on proliferation and differentiation of human osteoblast-like cells in the absence/presence of osteogenic factors
- N. Bloise, G. Ceccarelli, +5 authors L. Visai
- Engineering, Medicine
- Journal of biomedical optics
- 1 December 2013
Abstract. Several studies have shown that low-level laser irradiation (LLLI) has beneficial effects on bone regeneration. The objective of this study was to examine the in vitro effects of LLLI on… Expand
Antibiofilm activity of a monolayer of silver nanoparticles anchored to an amino-silanized glass surface.
- A. Taglietti, C. R. Arciola, +8 authors L. Visai
- Medicine, Materials Science
- 1 February 2014
Biofilm production is the crucial pathogenic mechanism of the implant-associated infection and a primary target for new anti-infective strategies. Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) are attracting interest… Expand
Thrombopoietin/TGF‐β1 Loop Regulates Megakaryocyte Extracellular Matrix Component Synthesis
Extracellular matrix (ECM) components initiate crucial biochemical and biomechanical cues that are required for bone marrow homeostasis. In our research, we prove that a peri‐cellular matrix composed… Expand
Novel ether-linkages containing aliphatic copolyesters of poly(butylene 1,4-cyclohexanedicarboxylate) as promising candidates for biomedical applications.
- Matteo Gigli, N. Lotti, M. Vercellino, L. Visai, A. Munari
- Materials Science, Medicine
- Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for…
A new class of biodegradable and biocompatible poly(butylene 1,4-cyclohexanedicarboxylate) based random copolymers are proposed for biomedical applications. The introduction of ether-oxygen… Expand
Active Photonic Crystal Devices in Self-Assembled Electro-Optic Polymeric Materials