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A comparative study of biphasic calcium phosphate ceramics for human mesenchymal stem-cell-induced bone formation.
For the repair of bone defects, a tissue engineering approach would be to combine cells capable of osteogenic (i.e. bone-forming) activity with an appropriate scaffolding material to stimulate boneExpand
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Allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells regenerate bone in a critical-sized canine segmental defect.
BACKGROUND Mesenchymal stem cells from adult bone marrow are multipotent cells capable of forming bone, cartilage, and other connective tissues. In a previous study, we demonstrated that autologousExpand
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Piezoelectric materials for tissue regeneration: A review.
UNLABELLED The discovery of piezoelectricity, endogenous electric fields and transmembrane potentials in biological tissues raised the question whether or not electric fields play an important roleExpand
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Neurite extension of primary neurons on electrospun piezoelectric scaffolds.
Neural tissue engineering may be a promising option for neural repair treatment, for which a well-designed scaffold is essential. Smart materials that can stimulate neurite extension and outgrowthExpand
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Structural changes in PVDF fibers due to electrospinning and its effect on biological function.
Polyvinylidine fluoride (PVDF) is being investigated as a potential scaffold for bone tissue engineering because of its proven biocompatibility and piezoelectric property, wherein it can generateExpand
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Microscale versus nanoscale scaffold architecture for mesenchymal stem cell chondrogenesis.
Nanofiber scaffolds, produced by the electrospinning technique, have gained widespread attention in tissue engineering due to their morphological similarities to the native extracellular matrix. ForExpand
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The influence of piezoelectric scaffolds on neural differentiation of human neural stem/progenitor cells.
Human neural stem/progenitor cells (hNSCs/NPCs) are a promising cell source for neural tissue engineering because of their ability to differentiate into various neural lineages. In this study,Expand
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Characterization and differentiation potential of rabbit mesenchymal stem cells for translational regenerative medicine
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) derived from the adult bone marrow are multipotent stem cells that can give rise to lineages of bone, cartilage, muscle, fat, and others. The rabbit is a commonExpand
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Electrospun Nanofibrous Materials for Neural Tissue Engineering
Abstract: The use of biomaterials processed by the electrospinning technique has gained considerable interest for neural tissue engineering applications. The tissue engineering strategy is toExpand
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Examining the formulation of emulsion electrospinning for improving the release of bioactive proteins from electrospun fibers.
  • T. Briggs, T. Arinzeh
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A
  • 1 March 2014
Emulsion electrospinning has been sought as a method to prepare fibrous materials/scaffolds for growth factor delivery. Emulsion conditions, specifically sonication and the addition of a surfactant,Expand
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