Chapter 12. Surface Engineering by Coating of Hydrophilic Layers: Bioadhesion and Biocontamination

  1. Prof. Dr. Wulff Possart
  1. G. Legeay1 and
  2. F. Poncin-Epaillard2

Published Online: 28 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607307.ch12

Adhesion: Current Research and Applications

Adhesion: Current Research and Applications

How to Cite

Legeay, G. and Poncin-Epaillard, F. (2005) Surface Engineering by Coating of Hydrophilic Layers: Bioadhesion and Biocontamination, in Adhesion: Current Research and Applications (ed W. Possart), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607307.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Laboratoire Européen de Recherche Universitaire Saarland-Lorraine (LERUSL), Universität des Saarlandes, Gebäude 22-6, Postfach 151150, 66041 Saarbrücken, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre de Transfert de Technologies du Mans, rue Thalès de Milet, 72000 Le Mans, France

  2. 2

    Laboratoire Polymères Colloïdes et Interfaces – UMR CNRS 6120, Université du Maine, Avenue O Messiaen, 72085 Le Mans, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 24 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312634

Online ISBN: 9783527607303

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Keywords:

  • adhesion;
  • research;
  • application;
  • surface engineering;
  • coating of hydrophilic layers;
  • bioadhesion;
  • biocontamination

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

    • The Need for Bioadhesion of Biomaterials

    • Mechanism of Bioadhesion

  • Surface Engineering

    • Surface Preparation

    • Surface Sterilization

  • Results and Discussion

    • Hydrophobic Cold Plasma Treated Surfaces in Ophthalmology

    • Hydrophilic Cold Plasma Treated Surfaces Based on Polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) or Natural Derivative Coatings

      • Grafting of Monomer onto Plasma-Pretreated Surfaces

      • Coating with Commercial Native or Synthetic Polymers

    • Examples

      • With Different Biomolecules, i.e., Proteins

      • Implantation (ex in vivo)

      • In vivo Implantation

  • Conclusion

  • References