Chapter 17. Orthopedic Interface Tissue Engineering: Building the Bridge to Integrated Musculoskeletal Tissue Systems

  1. Bikramjit Basu2,
  2. Dhirendra S. Katti3 and
  3. Ashok Kumar3
  1. Helen H. Lu,
  2. Kristen L. Moffat and
  3. Jeffrey P. Spalazzi

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch17

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

How to Cite

Lu, H. H., Moffat, K. L. and Spalazzi, J. P. (2009) Orthopedic Interface Tissue Engineering: Building the Bridge to Integrated Musculoskeletal Tissue Systems, in Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications (eds B. Basu, D. S. Katti and A. Kumar), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, India

  2. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, UP, India

Author Information

  1. Biomaterials and Interface Tissue Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470193402

Online ISBN: 9780470891315

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Keywords:

  • orthopedic interface tissue engineering - building bridge integrating musculoskeletal tissue systems;
  • mechanism of interface regeneration - role of heterotypic cellular interactions;
  • multi-phased scaffold design, interface tissue engineering - investigations of role of heterotypic cellular interactions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Design Considerations in Interface Tissue Engineering

  • Mechanism of Interface Regeneration: Role of Heterotypic Cellular Interactions

  • Structure-Function Relationship at the Interface

  • Multi-Phased Scaffold Design for Interface Tissue Engineering

  • Summary and Challenges in Interface Tissue Engineering

  • Acknowledgments

  • References