biomedical and dental materials

Summary

Summary: Substances used in biomedicine or dentistry predominantly for their physical, as opposed to chemical, properties.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Properties of shape memory polyurethane used as a low-temperature thermoplastic biomedical orthotic material: influence of hard segment content
    Qinghao Meng
    Institute of Textiles and Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, P R China
    J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 19:1437-54. 2008
  2. ncbi Looking into the future: materials and joining technology
    K Mistry
    Welding Institute TWI, Centre for Adhesive Technology, Abington, Cambridge, UK
    Med Device Technol 9:36-40. 1998
  3. ncbi Angle-dispersive diffraction with synchrotron radiation at Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron (Brazil): potential for use in biomedical imaging
    R C Barroso
    Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Fisica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Appl Radiat Isot 53:717-24. 2000
  4. ncbi Effects of alumina and zirconium dioxide particles on arachidonic acid metabolism and proinflammatory interleukin production in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid synovial cells
    B Liagre
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 84:920-30. 2002
  5. ncbi Advances in anti-adhesive materials in preventing pelvic and abdominal post-operative adhesions
    Chang Ren
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PUMC Hospital, CAMS and PUMC, Beijing 100730, China
    Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 34:303-6. 2012
  6. ncbi [Effect of ozonated water on physical and chemical properties of vacuum sealing drainage material]
    Nan Jiang
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 33:290-5. 2013
  7. ncbi Triblock copolymers of ε-caprolactone, trimethylene carbonate, and L-lactide: effects of using random copolymer as hard-block
    Leonardus Kresna Widjaja
    School of Materials Science and Engineering, Block N4 1, College of Engineering, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798, Singapore
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 6:80-8. 2012
  8. ncbi Nature inspired structured surfaces for biomedical applications
    H K Webb
    Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, P O Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
    Curr Med Chem 18:3367-75. 2011
  9. ncbi [Evidence-based management of medical disposable materials]
    Hai Yang
    Sixth People s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200233
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 33:134-6. 2009
  10. ncbi Enhanced osteogenic fate and function of MC3T3-E1 cells on nanoengineered polystyrene surfaces with nanopillar and nanopore arrays
    Kyoung Je Cha
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology POSTECH, San 31 Hyoja dong Nam gu, Pohang 790 784, Korea
    Biofabrication 5:025007. 2013

Scientific Experts

  • Imad K Merkhan
  • Toshio Ogawa
  • J Huang
  • Hai Yang
  • A W Wren
  • Eric C W Ou
  • Devang N Patel
  • Urs Schlegel
  • Migaku Kawaguchi
  • Leonardus Kresna Widjaja
  • I Nishio
  • J A Cury
  • Afra Hadjizadeh
  • S M Bahal
  • Mario J Imola
  • Johannes Schroder
  • Nan Jiang
  • Kyoung Je Cha
  • Chang Ren
  • H K Webb
  • Taeyi Choi
  • K R Min
  • Chun Pong Chak
  • Alessandra Helen Magacho Vieira
  • Shane D Bergin
  • Yusong Tu
  • Jiong Lu
  • J Schmeck
  • Qinghao Meng
  • Zhanqing Liu
  • Marie Josee Desroches
  • Lin Yu
  • Gladius Lewis
  • Xue Sun
  • Liu Yang
  • Katsuhiko Hirota
  • Catherine M Flaitz
  • Ken ichi Yokoyama
  • Nureddin Ashammakhi
  • Miyairi Hiroo
  • A S Grigorian
  • B Liagre
  • Guoxin Ni
  • Anfu Chen
  • Yunfei Ma
  • Dong Woo Cho
  • Dong Sung Kim
  • Qingrong Lin
  • Jung Min Hong
  • Bin Yu
  • Peiran Zhao
  • P Wolf
  • Lan Zhu
  • R J Crawford
  • J Hasan
  • V K Truong
  • James Runt
  • Jadwiga Weksler
  • Ajay Padsalgikar
  • E P Ivanova
  • M N Zimmer
  • P B Arnold
  • A H Rickard
  • R C Barroso
  • Shouhu Xuan
  • Jimmy C Yu
  • Philip V Streich
  • Christopher H K Cheng
  • David Rickard
  • Jonathan N Coleman
  • Peng Xiu
  • Shuai Wang
  • Jun Hu
  • James P Hamilton
  • Ailian Lim
  • Vanara Florêncio Passos
  • Rongzheng Wan
  • Ken Cham Fai Leung
  • Junzhong Wang
  • Paula M Mendes
  • Jorgiana Silva de Assis
  • Jia xiang Yang
  • Sergio Lima Santiago
  • Zhenyu Sun
  • Juliano Sartori Mendonça
  • Ruhong Zhou
  • Haiping Fang
  • Kian Ping Loh
  • Jinlian Hu
  • Kaipu Zhang

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi Properties of shape memory polyurethane used as a low-temperature thermoplastic biomedical orthotic material: influence of hard segment content
    Qinghao Meng
    Institute of Textiles and Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, P R China
    J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 19:1437-54. 2008
    ..At last, a prototype wrist orthosis was easily fabricated at 60 degrees C with hand using a shape memory polyurethane with 16 wt% hard segment content. Cytotoxicity tests indicate that the wrist orthotic material is not cytotoxic...
  2. ncbi Looking into the future: materials and joining technology
    K Mistry
    Welding Institute TWI, Centre for Adhesive Technology, Abington, Cambridge, UK
    Med Device Technol 9:36-40. 1998
    ..This review of recent developments in joining techniques describes alternative joining processes and how to establish best practice when working with adhesives and welding...
  3. ncbi Angle-dispersive diffraction with synchrotron radiation at Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron (Brazil): potential for use in biomedical imaging
    R C Barroso
    Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Fisica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Appl Radiat Isot 53:717-24. 2000
    ..The data are in good agreement with those obtained by other authors, indicating the feasibility of the imaging technique...
  4. ncbi Effects of alumina and zirconium dioxide particles on arachidonic acid metabolism and proinflammatory interleukin production in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid synovial cells
    B Liagre
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 84:920-30. 2002
    ..Our results show that, in these cells and under our experimental conditions, Al2O3 and ZrO2 did not significantly modify the synthesis of IL-1 and IL-6 or the metabolism of arachidonic acid...
  5. ncbi Advances in anti-adhesive materials in preventing pelvic and abdominal post-operative adhesions
    Chang Ren
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PUMC Hospital, CAMS and PUMC, Beijing 100730, China
    Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 34:303-6. 2012
    ..Post-operative adhesions are a common complication of pelvic and abdominal surgeries. Many approaches for preventing post-operative adhesions have been developed. This review summarizes the recent advances in this topic...
  6. ncbi [Effect of ozonated water on physical and chemical properties of vacuum sealing drainage material]
    Nan Jiang
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
    Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 33:290-5. 2013
    ..To investigate the influence of ozonated water on physical and chemical properties of vacuum sealing drainage (VSD) materials...
  7. ncbi Triblock copolymers of ε-caprolactone, trimethylene carbonate, and L-lactide: effects of using random copolymer as hard-block
    Leonardus Kresna Widjaja
    School of Materials Science and Engineering, Block N4 1, College of Engineering, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798, Singapore
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 6:80-8. 2012
    ..We expect to use these polymers in a variety of applications, including stent coatings, fully-degradable stents and atrial septal defect occluders...
  8. ncbi Nature inspired structured surfaces for biomedical applications
    H K Webb
    Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, P O Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
    Curr Med Chem 18:3367-75. 2011
    ..Also included is a description of some of the biomedical applications of superhydrophobic surfaces and fabrication techniques that can be used to mimic superhydrophobic surfaces found in nature...
  9. ncbi [Evidence-based management of medical disposable materials]
    Hai Yang
    Sixth People s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200233
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 33:134-6. 2009
    ..It also has the very important meaning to improve medical quality, control the unreasonable growth of medical expense and make purchase and supply chain be more efficient...
  10. ncbi Enhanced osteogenic fate and function of MC3T3-E1 cells on nanoengineered polystyrene surfaces with nanopillar and nanopore arrays
    Kyoung Je Cha
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology POSTECH, San 31 Hyoja dong Nam gu, Pohang 790 784, Korea
    Biofabrication 5:025007. 2013
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  11. pmc Water-mediated signal multiplication with Y-shaped carbon nanotubes
    Yusong Tu
    Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201800, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18120-4. 2009
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  12. ncbi Surface-modified nanotube anodes for high performance organic light-emitting diode
    Eric C W Ou
    Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, 3 Research Link, 117602, Singapore
    ACS Nano 3:2258-64. 2009
    ..In addition, we also investigate the mechanical property, work function, sheet resistance, and surface morphology of modified carbon nanotube thin-film anodes...
  13. ncbi P(AAm-co-MAA) semi-IPN hybrid hydrogels in the presence of PANI and MWNTs-COOH: improved swelling behavior and mechanical properties
    Zhanqing Liu
    Key Laboratory of Macromolecular Science of Shaanxi Province, School of Chemistry and Materials Science, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi an, P R China
    J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 19:1503-20. 2008
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  14. ncbi Injectable hydrogels as unique biomedical materials
    Lin Yu
    Department of Macromolecular Science, Key Laboratory of Molecular Engineering of Polymers of Ministry of Education, Advanced Materials Laboratory, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    Chem Soc Rev 37:1473-81. 2008
    ..The main types of injectable hydrogels are also briefly introduced, including both physical gels and chemical gels...
  15. ncbi [Importance of material logistics in the interface management of operation departments: is the supply of sterile equipment a new business area of operation room organization?]
    J Schmeck
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitätsklinikum der Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Langenbeckstr 1, 55101, Mainz, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 57:805-11. 2008
    ..Thus, hospital sterile supplies can reasonably be integrated into an OR management representing a new interesting business area for OR organization...
  16. ncbi Adsorption of fibrinogen on a biomedical-grade stainless steel 316LVM surface: a PM-IRRAS study of the adsorption thermodynamics, kinetics and secondary structure changes
    Marie Josee Desroches
    Department of Chemical Engineering, McGill University, 3610 University St, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2B2
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 10:2502-12. 2008
    ..An increase in temperature induced changes in the secondary structure of the protein, characterized by a loss of the alpha-helical content and its transformation into the beta-turns structure...
  17. ncbi Discrete functional gold nanoparticles: hydrogen bond-assisted synthesis, magnetic purification, supramolecular dimer and trimer formation
    Chun Pong Chak
    Center of Novel Functional Molecules, Department of Chemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    ACS Nano 3:2129-38. 2009
    ..The trimers appeared as triangular or near-linear shapes...
  18. ncbi Multicomponent solubility parameters for single-walled carbon nanotube-solvent mixtures
    Shane D Bergin
    School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    ACS Nano 3:2340-50. 2009
    ..The nature of the distinction between solvents and nonsolvents remains to be fully understood...
  19. ncbi One-pot synthesis of fluorescent carbon nanoribbons, nanoparticles, and graphene by the exfoliation of graphite in ionic liquids
    Jiong Lu
    Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive 3, Singapore
    ACS Nano 3:2367-75. 2009
    ..In addition, the fluorescence of these carbon nanomaterials can be tuned from the visible to ultraviolet region by controlling the water content in the ionic liquid electrolyte...
  20. ncbi Clinical evaluation of a 3% potassium oxalate gel and a GaAlAs laser for the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity
    Alessandra Helen Magacho Vieira
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:807-12. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the immediate and 3 month clinical effects of a low-level gallium-aluminum-arsenide (GaAlAs) laser and a 3% potassium oxalate gel for the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity...
  21. ncbi Preparation and characterization of NaOH treated micro-fibrous polyethylene terephthalate nonwovens for biomedical application
    Afra Hadjizadeh
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal C P 6079, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Mech Behav Biomed Mater 3:574-83. 2010
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  22. ncbi Physicochemical parameters influencing coaggregation between the freshwater bacteria Sphingomonas natatoria 2.1 and Micrococcus luteus 2.13
    K R Min
    Department of Biological Sciences, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
    Biofouling 26:931-40. 2010
    ..Such a robust ability to coaggregate may enhance the ability of S. natatoria 2.1 and M. luteus 2.13 to develop a niche in freshwater biofilms...
  23. ncbi 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...
  24. ncbi Novel hard-block polyurethanes with high strength and transparency for biomedical applications
    Taeyi Choi
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 22:973-80. 2011
    ..These polyurethanes may be potentially suitable for biomedical applications, like electronic headers for defibrillators, pacemakers and neurostimulators, and orthopedic nail encapsulation...
  25. ncbi Electrohydrodynamic deposition of nanotitanium doped hydroxyapatite coating for medical and dental applications
    J Huang
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University College London, Torrington Place, London, WC 1E 7JE, UK
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 22:491-6. 2011
    ..Therefore, nanoTiHA coating could pave the way for the development of the next generation of dental and orthopedic implants by offering anti-infection potential in addition to osteoconductivity...
  26. doi Importing biological materials
    P Wolf
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Protoc Mol Biol . 2001
    ..S., leading not only to the exchange of knowledge and ideas, but also to the exchange of biological reagents. This unit discusses issues involved with international transfer of these reagents, such as packaging and import restrictions...
  27. ncbi Influence of strontia on various properties of surgical simplex P acrylic bone cement and experimental variants
    Gladius Lewis
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Acta Biomater 3:970-9. 2007
    ..Thus, further developmental work on strontia-containing acrylic bone cements is justified, with a view to making them candidates for use in cemented primary arthroplasties...
  28. ncbi [Biomechanics and biomaterials--dental instruments, prosthesis and bone regeneration]
    Miyairi Hiroo
    Department of Biomechanical Engineering, Division of Biosystems, Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
    Kokubyo Gakkai Zasshi 70:153-61. 2003
  29. ncbi Skull base reconstruction
    Mario J Imola
    Center for Craniofacial Skull Base Surgery, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 11:282-90. 2003
    ..Finally, tissue sealants and adhesives have become widely used as an adjunctive method to achieve a water-tight dural repair...
  30. ncbi [Evolution of tissue structures in the mandible after implantation of plate from polymethylmethacrylate and its compositions with hydroxyapatite]
    A S Grigorian
    Stomatologiia (Mosk) 82:10-4. 2003
    ..Intensive osteogenesis round the implanted plate was observed...
  31. ncbi Sorption of parabens by flexible tubings
    S M Bahal
    Pharmaceutical Research and Development, DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company, Wilmington, Delaware 19880 0400, USA
    Pharm Dev Technol 6:431-40. 2001
    ..Results provided can be used to select the best tubings and to minimize paraben losses during production and filling of liquid pharmaceuticals andfood products containing these antimicrobial preservatives...
  32. ncbi Decreased tensile strength of an epidural catheter during its removal by grasping with a hemostat
    I Nishio
    Department of Anesthesia, National Tokyo Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Anesth Analg 93:210-2, TOC. 2001
    ..To demonstrate the effect of the use of a hemostat, tensile strengths of catheters were measured while they were being held with either a stainless steel or rubber-sleeved hemostat...
  33. ncbi Evaluation of resorbable barriers for preventing surgical adhesions
    P B Arnold
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Fertil Steril 73:157-61. 2000
    ..To evaluate the ability of collagen film, collagen gel, sodium hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose film, and fibrin glue to prevent adhesion formation...
  34. ncbi Qualitative identification of rigid gas permeable contact lens materials by densitometry
    C G Arce
    Arce Oculistas and Asociados, Lima, Peru
    CLAO J 25:204-8. 1999
    ..We describe a practical method to qualitatively identify polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) and rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lens materials...
  35. ncbi Fracture associated with hydrogen absorption of sustained tensile-loaded titanium in acid and neutral fluoride solutions
    Ken ichi Yokoyama
    Department of Dental Engineering, School of Dentistry, The University of Tokushima, 3 18 15 Kuramoto cho, Tokushima, 770 8504, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 68:150-8. 2004
    ..0% APF solution under an applied stress for 24 h. The results of the present study imply that applying stress to titanium by immersing in fluoride solutions leads to the degradation of its mechanical properties...
  36. ncbi From past to present and future is today: from inert to multifunctional biomaterials
    Nureddin Ashammakhi
    J Craniofac Surg 15:897. 2004
  37. ncbi Quantitative analysis of monomer vapor release from two-solution bone cement by using a novel FTIR technique
    Imad K Merkhan
    Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University, New York 13244, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 74:643-8. 2005
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  38. ncbi Nanotechnology in cardiovascular medicine
    Devang N Patel
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:643-54. 2007
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  39. ncbi PMMA versus titanium cage after anterior cervical discectomy - a prospective randomized trial
    J Schroder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Clinics Muenster, Germany
    Zentralbl Neurochir 68:2-7. 2007
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  40. ncbi Surgical aspects of infection involving osteosynthesis implants: implant design and resistance to local infection
    Urs Schlegel
    AO Research Institute, AO Foundation, Davos, Switzerland
    Injury 37:S67-73. 2006
    ..Although these experimental results may be clinically relevant, direct extrapolation to clinical infection rates should be avoided...
  41. ncbi [Third-generation biomedical materials and regenerative medicine]
    Xue Sun
    Center of Medical Devices, National Institute for the Control of Pharmaceutical and Biological Products, Beijing 100050, P R China
    Zhongguo Xiu Fu Chong Jian Wai Ke Za Zhi 20:189-93. 2006
    ..To summarize the developmental process of biomedical materials and regenerative medicine...
  42. ncbi Novel stir bar sorptive extraction methods for environmental and biomedical analysis
    Migaku Kawaguchi
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hoshi University, 2 4 41 Ebara, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8501, Japan
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 40:500-8. 2006
    ..Those methods were applied successfully to the trace analysis of environmental and biological samples and extremely low detection limits were achieved...
  43. ncbi Influence of anionic monomer content on the biodegradation and toxicity of polyvinyl-urethane carbonate-ceramic interpenetrating phase composites
    Liu Yang
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Biomaterials 26:5951-9. 2005
    ..The findings indicated that the introduction of anionic content must be optimized to promote increased mechanical performance for the CPP, balancing the features of polymer CPP bonding versus polymer swelling and cytotoxicity...
  44. ncbi Coating of a surface with 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) co-polymer significantly reduces retention of human pathogenic microorganisms
    Katsuhiko Hirota
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Health Biosciences, Tokushima University Graduate School, Tokushima 770 8504, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 248:37-45. 2005
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  45. ncbi From benchtop to dental practice: a century of discovery at The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston
    Catherine M Flaitz
    Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Pediatric Dentistry, The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, USA
    Tex Dent J 122:258-67. 2005
  46. ncbi Effect of a calcium carbonate-based dentifrice on in situ enamel remineralization
    J A Cury
    Faculty of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Av Limeira 901, 13414 903 Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
    Caries Res 39:255-7. 2005
    ..This efficacy was also shown by the silica-based dentifrice but only in the presence of test plaque...