Experts and Doctors on materials testing in Fukuoka, Japan


Locale: Fukuoka, Japan
Topic: materials testing

Top Publications

  1. Kawaguchi M, Fukushima T, Hayakawa T, Nakashima N, Inoue Y, Takeda S, et al. Preparation of carbon nanotube-alginate nanocomposite gel for tissue engineering. Dent Mater J. 2006;25:719-25 pubmed
    ..These results thus suggested that CNT-Alg gel could be useful as a scaffold material in tissue engineering with the sidewalls of CNTs acting as active sites for chemical functionalization. ..
  2. Fukushima T, Ohno J, Hayakawa T, Kawaguchi M, Inoue Y, Takeda S, et al. Mold fabrication and biological assessment of porous DNA-chitosan complexes. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2009;91:746-54 pubmed publisher
    ..DNA-chitosan complex is promising as a scaffold material, and a wide range of applications of DNA-chitosan complex for tissue engineering are anticipated. ..
  3. Shariff K, Tsuru K, Ishikawa K. Fabrication of interconnected pore forming α-tricalcium phosphate foam granules cement. J Biomater Appl. 2016;30:838-45 pubmed publisher
    ..The amount of brushite precipitate and the mechanical strength of the set cement increased with acidic calcium phosphate concentration. ..
  4. Kazuno T, Fukushima T, Hayakawa T, Inoue Y, Ogura R, Kaminishi H, et al. Antibacterial activities and bonding of MMSA/TBB resin containing amphiphilic lipids. Dent Mater J. 2005;24:244-50 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, amphiphilic lipids will be useful as a component of adhesive resin to give the latter an antibacterial effect. ..
  5. Oda M, Takeuchi A, Lin X, Matsuya S, Ishikawa K. Effects of liquid phase on basic properties of alpha-tricalcium phosphate-based apatite cement. Dent Mater J. 2008;27:672-7 pubmed
  6. Nakano K, Egashira K, Masuda S, Funakoshi K, Zhao G, Kimura S, et al. Formulation of nanoparticle-eluting stents by a cationic electrodeposition coating technology: efficient nano-drug delivery via bioabsorbable polymeric nanoparticle-eluting stents in porcine coronary arteries. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2009;2:277-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, this NP-eluting stent is an efficient NP-mediated DDS that holds as an innovative platform for the delivery of less invasive nano-devices targeting cardiovascular disease. ..
  7. Takahashi Y, Chai J. Assessment of shear bond strength between three denture reline materials and a denture base acrylic resin. Int J Prosthodont. 2001;14:531-5 pubmed
    ..Triad bonding agent and denture base monomer should be used in conjunction with Triad and GC reline, respectively, when relining a denture base resin. ..
  8. Matsumoto T, Matsubara Y, Aoyagi Y, Matsuda D, Okadome J, Morisaki K, et al. Radial force measurement of endovascular stents: Influence of stent design and diameter. Vascular. 2016;24:171-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In clinical settings, an understanding of the mechanical characteristics, including radial force, is important in choosing a stent for each patient. ..
  9. Sakai S, Ono T, Ijima H, Kawakami K. Alginate/aminopropyl-silicate/alginate membrane immunoisolatability and insulin secretion of encapsulated islets. Biotechnol Prog. 2002;18:401-3 pubmed
    ..These results demonstrated that the molar ratio of the precursors was a dominant factor affecting membrane permeability and the insulin secretion activity of the encapsulated islets. ..

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  1. Shimizu H, Inoue S, Miyauchi H, Watanabe K, Takahashi Y. Mould filling of Ag-Pd-Cu-Au and Ag-Zn-Sn-In alloy castings made using a rapidly prepared gypsum-bonded investment material. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent. 2008;16:177-80 pubmed
    ..The mould filling of both alloys cast with the rapidly prepared gypsum-bonded investment material was superior to that using the conventional investment...
  2. Takahashi Y, Yoshida K, Shimizu H. Fracture resistance of maxillary complete dentures subjected to long-term water immersion. Gerodontology. 2012;29:e1086-91 pubmed publisher
    ..The FL-PLs of the maxillary acrylic resin complete dentures did not change after long-tern water immersion, and the FL-PL of the denture fabricated from the light-activated resin was lower than those of the other materials. ..
  3. Shimizu H, Tsue F, Chen Z, Kawaguchi T, Takahashi Y. Bonding of autopolymerizing acrylic resins to magnetic stainless steel alloys using metal conditioner. J Dent. 2008;36:138-42 pubmed publisher
    ..The shear bond strengths of a barbituric acid derivative-activated autopolymerizing acrylic resin to two magnetic stainless steel alloys using a metal conditioner were investigated...
  4. Shimizu H, Kawaguchi T, Yoshida K, Tsue F, Takahashi Y. Effect of surface preparation on the failure load of a highly filled composite resin bonded to a denture base resin. J Prosthodont. 2009;18:684-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of the surface preparation on the maximum fracture load value of a highly filled gingival shade composite resin bonded to a denture base resin...
  5. Kawaguchi T, Shimizu H, Lassila L, Vallittu P, Takahashi Y. Effect of surface preparation on the bond strength of heat-polymerized denture base resin to commercially pure titanium and cobalt-chromium alloy. Dent Mater J. 2011;30:143-50 pubmed
    ..Before thermocycling SB and AL showed significantly higher shear bond strengths than SAND, RO, EP for both metals. The shear bond strength of AL group after thermocycling was significantly higher than that of the other groups. ..