A W Wren

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of a SiO₂-CaO-ZnO-SrO glass polyalkenoate cement to commercial dental materials: ion release, biocompatibility and antibacterial properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:2255-64. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Aluminium-free glass polyalkenoate cements: ion release and in vitro antibacterial efficacy
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:1167-78. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Characterization and antibacterial efficacy of silver-coated Ca-Na-Zn-Si/Ti glasses
    Anthony Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Biomater Appl 27:433-43. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of a SiO(2)-CaO-ZnO-SrO glass polyalkenoate cement to commercial dental materials: glass structure and physical properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:271-80. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Fabrication of CaO-NaO-SiO(2)/TiO (2) scaffolds for surgical applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:2881-91. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Gallium containing glass polyalkenoate anti-cancerous bone cements: glass characterization and physical properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:1823-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Silver coated bioactive glass particles for wound healing applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:1331-41. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The bioactivity and ion release of titanium-containing glass polyalkenoate cements for medical applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 22:19-28. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Antibacterial analysis of a zinc-based glass polyalkenoate cement
    Owen Clarkin
    Materials and Surface Science Institute, University of Limerick, Republic of Ireland
    J Biomater Appl 26:277-92. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A spectroscopic investigation into the setting and mechanical properties of titanium containing glass polyalkenoate cements
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 21:2355-64. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Comparison of a SiO₂-CaO-ZnO-SrO glass polyalkenoate cement to commercial dental materials: ion release, biocompatibility and antibacterial properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:2255-64. 2013
    ..000). Antibacterial testing determined a reduced CFU count with BT 101 (2.5 × 10³) when compared to the control bacteria (2.4 × 10⁴), Fuji IX (1.5 × 10⁴) and Ketac Molar (1.2 × 10⁴)...
  2. doi request reprint Aluminium-free glass polyalkenoate cements: ion release and in vitro antibacterial efficacy
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:1167-78. 2013
    ..Antibacterial testing in E. coli resulted in greater bactericidal effects when tested in aqueous broth for both titanium containing cements...
  3. doi request reprint Characterization and antibacterial efficacy of silver-coated Ca-Na-Zn-Si/Ti glasses
    Anthony Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Biomater Appl 27:433-43. 2012
    ..42 mg/L (silver), 0.33 mg/L (sodium), 0.02 mg/L (calcium), and 0.01 mg/L (zinc). Ag-coated glasses presented inhibition zones of 7.75 mm (control) compared to 1.04 mm (AU-2)...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of a SiO(2)-CaO-ZnO-SrO glass polyalkenoate cement to commercial dental materials: glass structure and physical properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 24:271-80. 2013
    ..The strengths of BT 101 are more suitable for spinal applications than commercial GPCs...
  5. doi request reprint Fabrication of CaO-NaO-SiO(2)/TiO (2) scaffolds for surgical applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:2881-91. 2012
    ..5 to 3.3 SA/mm(3). Cytotoxicity testing (using mesenchymal stem cells) revealed that all materials encouraged cell proliferation, particularly the higher Ti-containing scaffolds over 24-72 h...
  6. doi request reprint Gallium containing glass polyalkenoate anti-cancerous bone cements: glass characterization and physical properties
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:1823-33. 2012
    ..increased from 62 to 68 MPa, LGa-1 from 14 to 42 MPa and LGa-2 from 20 to 47 MPa in σc over 1-30 days. σf testing revealed that Lcon. increased from 29 to 42 MPa, LGa-1 from 7 to 32 MPa and LGa-2 from 12 to 36 MPa over 1-30 days...
  7. doi request reprint Silver coated bioactive glass particles for wound healing applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:1331-41. 2012
    ..27 and 8.74 respectively, while the smaller uncoated and Ag coated particles attained pH values of 9.63 and 9.35 respectively...
  8. doi request reprint The bioactivity and ion release of titanium-containing glass polyalkenoate cements for medical applications
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 22:19-28. 2011
    ..Direct contact testing of discs resulted in a decrease in cell viability of the each cement tested...
  9. doi request reprint Antibacterial analysis of a zinc-based glass polyalkenoate cement
    Owen Clarkin
    Materials and Surface Science Institute, University of Limerick, Republic of Ireland
    J Biomater Appl 26:277-92. 2011
    ..coli test revealed that there is a significant change in Zn concentration as compared to a control agar specimen, which suggests that Zn release is responsible for the antibacterial effect of the GPCs...
  10. doi request reprint A spectroscopic investigation into the setting and mechanical properties of titanium containing glass polyalkenoate cements
    A W Wren
    Inamori School of Engineering, Alfred University, Alfred, NY 14802, USA
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 21:2355-64. 2010
    ..Spectroscopy determined that Ca(2+)/Sr(2+)PAA complexes are primarily responsible for the setting and mechanical strength with no changes occurring over time...
  11. doi request reprint Antibacterial properties of a tri-sodium citrate modified glass polyalkenoate cement
    A W Wren
    Materials and Surface Science Institute, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 90:700-9. 2009
    ..This is a desirable outcome as Zn ions are known to play a vital role in both bone metabolism and the regeneration of healthy bone. The present results point to the potential clinical benefits of using TSC-modified GPCs in TJRs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Zinc-based glass polyalkenoate cements with improved setting times and mechanical properties
    D Boyd
    Materials and Surface Science Institute, National Technological Park, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    Acta Biomater 4:425-31. 2008
    ..Future modification and characterization of the examined GPCs are needed before they may be considered as candidates for orthopaedic applications...