Functionality of Porous Titanium Improved by Biopolymer Filling

  1. R.J. Narayan,
  2. P.N. Kumta and
  3. W.R. Wagner
  1. Mitsuo Niinomi1,
  2. Masaaki Nakai1,
  3. Toshikazu Akahori1,
  4. Harumi Tsutsumi1,
  5. Hideaki Yamanoi1,
  6. Shinichi Itsuno2,
  7. Naoki Haraguchi2,
  8. Yoshinori Itoh3,
  9. Tadashi Ogasawara4,
  10. Takashi Onishi4 and
  11. Taku Shindoh5

Published Online: 21 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470538357.ch9

Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials

Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials

How to Cite

Niinomi, M., Nakai, M., Akahori, T., Tsutsumi, H., Yamanoi, H., Itsuno, S., Haraguchi, N., Itoh, Y., Ogasawara, T., Onishi, T. and Shindoh, T. (2009) Functionality of Porous Titanium Improved by Biopolymer Filling, in Advances in Biomedical and Biomimetic Materials (eds R.J. Narayan, P.N. Kumta and W.R. Wagner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470538357.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Materials Science, Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi, Japan

  3. 3

    Hamamatsu Industrial Research Institute of Shizuoka Prefecture, Hamamatsu, Japan

  4. 4

    Osaka Titanium Technologies Co., Ltd., Amagasaki, Japan

  5. 5

    Environment Conservation Research Institute, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470408476

Online ISBN: 9780470538357

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Keywords:

  • metallic biomaterials;
  • porous pure titanium;
  • polymethylmethacrylate;
  • biopolymer filling;
  • Young's modulus

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedures

  • Experimental Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgment