11. Cellular Behavior on Basement Membrane Inspired Topographically Patterned Synthetic Matrices

  1. Kenneth E. Gonsalves3,
  2. Craig R. Halberstadt4,5,
  3. Cato T. Laurencin6,7 and
  4. Lakshmi S. Nair6
  1. Joshua Z. Gasiorowski1,
  2. John D. Foley1,
  3. Paul Russell1,
  4. Sara J. Liliensiek1,
  5. Paul F. Nealey2 and
  6. Christopher J. Murphy1

Published Online: 11 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470185834.ch11

Biomedical Nanostructures

Biomedical Nanostructures

How to Cite

Gasiorowski, J. Z., Foley, J. D., Russell, P., Liliensiek, S. J., Nealey, P. F. and Murphy, C. J. (2007) Cellular Behavior on Basement Membrane Inspired Topographically Patterned Synthetic Matrices, in Biomedical Nanostructures (eds K. E. Gonsalves, C. R. Halberstadt, C. T. Laurencin and L. S. Nair), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470185834.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Polymer Nanotechnology Laboratory, Department of Chemistry and Center for Optoelectronics and Optical Communication, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, USA

  3. 5

    Tengion, Inc., Winston Salem, NC, USA

  4. 6

    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, VA, USA

  5. 7

    Department of Biomedical & Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, VA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471925521

Online ISBN: 9780470185834

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Keywords:

  • basement membranes biology and disease;
  • biomimetic synthetic matrices;
  • nanogroove surfaces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Basement Membrane

  • History of Biomimetic Synthetic Matrices

  • Cell Behavior on Manufactured Nanogroove Surfaces

  • Cell Signaling and Expression on Topographical Surfaces

  • Conclusions

  • References