Chapter 20. Supported Cell Mimetic Monolayers and their Blood Compatibility

  1. Bikramjit Basu2,
  2. Dhirendra S. Katti3 and
  3. Ashok Kumar3
  1. K. Kaladhar and
  2. Chandra P. Sharma

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470891315.ch20

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

Advanced Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Processing, and Applications

How to Cite

Kaladhar, K. and Sharma, C. P. (2009) Supported Cell Mimetic Monolayers and their Blood Compatibility, 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.ch20

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. Biosurface Technology Division, Biomedical Technology Wing, Sree Chithra Tirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

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:

  • supported cell mimetic monolayers - blood compatibility;
  • biomimetic approaches in surface modification - post-synthetic modification of nanodevices;
  • platelet adhesion and activation studies - regulating formation of thrombus and medical device rejection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Dense Thin Solid Films

  • Biomimetic Approaches in Surface Modification

  • Calcification Studies

  • Protein Interaction Studies

  • Blood Cell Adhesion Studies

  • Platelet Adhesion and Activation Studies

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References