- Effects of topography and composition of titanium surface oxides on osteoblast responses
Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, Section of Medical Materials and Technology, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 2 8, Tuebingen D 72076, Germany
Biomaterials 25:4087-103. 2004
..Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) activity of the cells did not show any correlation with surface characteristics of anodic oxides...
- Cellular reactions of osteoblasts to micron- and submicron-scale porous structures of titanium surfaces
Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
Cells Tissues Organs 178:13-22. 2004
..These cells showed well-organized stress fibres, which exert tension across the cell body, resulting in flattened cells...
- Characterization of nano hydroxyapatite/collagen surfaces and cellular behaviors
Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, University of Tuebingen, Germany
J Biomed Mater Res A 79:114-27. 2006
..Cell reactions to nano HA, nano-HA/collagen, native, and porous titanium surfaces provide some guidance for an optimal osseointegration by their application in surface modifications for implants...
- Surface characteristics and structure of anodic oxide films containing Ca and P on a titanium implant material
Institute of Biomaterials Research and Development, Kyungpook National University, 2-101 Dongin Dong, Jung-gu, Taegu 700-422, Korea
J Biomed Mater Res 60:333-8. 2002
..It was also concluded that the anodized surface could be optimized for maximum osseointegration...
- Surface analysis of anodic oxide films containing phosphorus on titanium
Institute of Biomaterials Research and Development, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 17:331-6. 2002
..CONCLUSIONS: Electrolyte concentration and voltage play an important role in governing the anodic oxide thickness, composition, and degree of oxide crystallinity...
- Effect of hydrothermally treated anodic oxide films on osteoblast attachment and proliferation
Department of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, 2-101 Dongin Dong, Jung-gu, Daegu 700-422, South Korea
Biomaterials 24:347-55. 2003
..It was concluded from this study that hydrothermally treated surfaces exhibited an effect on early osteoblast attachment...
- In vivo histological response to anodized and anodized/hydrothermally treated titanium implants
Department of Medical and Biological Engineering, Kyungpook National University, Jung-gu, Daegu, Korea
J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 66:520-5. 2003
..83+/-1.78 N/cm) at 6 weeks after implantation. As such, it was concluded that the surface anodized implants resulted in a high interfacial strength at an early implantation period as compared to the nontreated titanium implants...