Chapter 7. Natural and Artificial Hybrid Biomaterials

  1. Prof. Dr. Guido Kickelbick
  1. Heather A. Currie,
  2. Siddharth V. Patwardhan,
  3. Carole C. Perry,
  4. Paul Roach and
  5. Neil J. Shirtcliffe

Published Online: 19 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610495.ch7

Hybrid Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications

Hybrid Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications

How to Cite

Currie, H. A., Patwardhan, S. V., Perry, C. C., Roach, P. and Shirtcliffe, N. J. (2006) Natural and Artificial Hybrid Biomaterials, in Hybrid Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications (ed G. Kickelbick), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610495.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Technische Universität Wien, Institut für Materialchemie, Getreidemarkt 9/165, 1060 Wien, Austria

Author Information

  1. Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Centre, School of Biomedical and Natural Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Lane, Nottingham, NG11 8NS, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 FEB 2007
  2. Published Print: 18 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312993

Online ISBN: 9783527610495

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Keywords:

  • hybrid materials;
  • natural hybrid biomaterials;
  • artificial hybrid biomaterials;
  • inorganic building blocks;
  • organic building blocks;
  • biomineralization;
  • natural hybrid materials;
  • artificial hybrid biomaterials;
  • biological performance;
  • protein adsorption;
  • cell adhesion;
  • evaluation of biomaterials

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Building Blocks

    • Inorganic Building Blocks

      • Nucleation and Growth

    • Organic Building Blocks

      • Proteins and DNA

      • Carbohydrates

      • Lipids

      • Collagen

  • Biomineralization

    • Introduction

      • Biomineral Types and Occurrence

      • Functions of Biominerals

      • Properties of Biominerals

    • Control Strategies in Biomineralization

    • The Role of the Organic Phase in Biomineralization

    • Mineral or Precursor – Organic Phase Interactions

    • Examples of Non-bonded Interactions in Bioinspired Silicification

      • Effect of Electrostatic Interactions

      • Effect of Hydrogen Bonding Interactions

      • Effect of the Hydrophobic Effect

    • Roles of the Organic Phase in Biomineralization

  • Bioinspired Hybrid Materials

    • Natural Hybrid Materials

      • Bone

      • Dentin

      • Nacre

      • Wood

    • Artificial Hybrid Biomaterials

      • Ancient materials

      • Structural Materials

      • Non-structural Materials

    • Construction of Artificial Hybrid Biomaterials

      • Organic Templates to Dictate Shape and Form

      • Integrated Nanoparticle–Biomolecule Hybrid Systems

      • Routes to Bio-nano Hybrid Systems

  • Responses

    • Biological Performance

    • Protein Adsorption

    • Cell Adhesion

    • Evaluation of Biomaterials

  • Summary