5. Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, and Bioactive Materials: Integrating Materials with Tissue

  1. Matteo Santin and
  2. Gary Phillips
  1. Roberto Chiesa and
  2. Alberto Cigada

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118129906.ch5

Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, and Bioactive Materials: An Introduction to Integrating Materials with Tissues

Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, and Bioactive Materials: An Introduction to Integrating Materials with Tissues

How to Cite

Chiesa, R. and Cigada, A. (2012) Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, and Bioactive Materials: Integrating Materials with Tissue, in Biomimetic, Bioresponsive, and Bioactive Materials: An Introduction to Integrating Materials with Tissues (eds M. Santin and G. Phillips), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118129906.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Brighton Studies in Tissue-Mimicry and Aided Regeneration (BrightSTAR), School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK

Author Information

  1. Dipartimento di Chimica, Materiali e Ingegneria Chimica, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056714

Online ISBN: 9781118129906

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Keywords:

  • biomimetic, bioresponsive, bioactive materials;
  • biological tissue integration, metal surface treatment;
  • metal biocompatibility in biomedicine

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mandatory Requirements for Metals as Implantable Materials

  • Biocompatibility of Metals

  • Surface Treatments of Metals for Biomedical Applications

  • Exercises/Questions for Chapter 5

  • References