A review of rapid prototyping techniques for tissue engineering purposes.

@article{Peltola2008ARO,
  title={A review of rapid prototyping techniques for tissue engineering purposes.},
  author={Sanna M Peltola and Ferry Petrus Wilhelmus Melchels and Dirk W Grijpma and Minna Kellom{\"a}ki},
  journal={Annals of medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={40 4},
  pages={268-80}
}
Rapid prototyping (RP) is a common name for several techniques, which read in data from computer-aided design (CAD) drawings and manufacture automatically three-dimensional objects layer-by-layer according to the virtual design. The utilization of RP in tissue engineering enables the production of three-dimensional scaffolds with complex geometries and very fine structures. Adding micro- and nanometer details into the scaffolds improves the mechanical properties of the scaffold and ensures… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
102 Citations
42 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 102 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 references

33Boland T, Tao, X, Damon, BJ, Manley B, Kesari P, Jalota S, et al

  • Coat Technol. In press
  • Drop-on-demand
  • 2007

Advances in tissue

  • D 27372-6.34Varghese, M Deshpande, T Xu, P Kesari, S Ohri, T Boland
  • 2007

Drop - on - demand printing of cells and materials for designer tissue constructs

  • T Boland, B Manley, P Kesari, S Jalota
  • Mater Sci Eng C
  • 2007

Plugging bone the painless way

  • LL Tan
  • Innovation , The magazine of research…
  • 2007

Rapid prototyping of ossicular replacement prostheses

  • A Ovsianikov, B Chichkov, O Adunka, H Pillsbury, A Doraiswamy, RJ Narayan
  • Appl Surf Sci
  • 2007

Surface modification of PLGA / β - TCP scaffold for bone tissue engineering : Hybridization with collagen and apatite

  • L Pang, Y Hu, Y Yan, L Liu, Z Xiong, Y Wei
  • Surf Coat Technol
  • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…