Frank Rupp

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc A review on the wettability of dental implant surfaces I: theoretical and experimental aspects
    Frank Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany Electronic address
    Acta Biomater 10:2894-906. 2014
  2. ncbi Adsorption/desorption phenomena on pure and Teflon AF-coated titania surfaces studied by dynamic contact angle analysis
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Medical Materials and Technology, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res 62:567-78. 2002
  3. ncbi Roughness induced dynamic changes of wettability of acid etched titanium implant modifications
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, Section of Medical Materials and Technology, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Biomaterials 25:1429-38. 2004
  4. ncbi Hydrophilicity of elastomeric non-aqueous impression materials during setting
    Frank Rupp
    Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Dent Mater 21:94-102. 2005
  5. ncbi Enhancing surface free energy and hydrophilicity through chemical modification of microstructured titanium implant surfaces
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res A 76:323-34. 2006
  6. ncbi Effect of relative humidity on the hydrophilicity of unset elastomeric impression materials
    Frank Rupp
    Department of Prosthodontics, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospiral Tuebingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 21:69-71. 2008
  7. doi Multifunctional nature of UV-irradiated nanocrystalline anatase thin films for biomedical applications
    F Rupp
    University Hospital Tubingen, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Biomater 6:4566-77. 2010
  8. ncbi Hydrophilicity of unset and set elastomeric impression materials
    Frank Rupp
    Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics, University Hospital Tubingen, Oslanderstrasse 2 8, Tubingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 23:552-4. 2010
  9. doi Formation and photocatalytic decomposition of a pellicle on anatase surfaces
    F Rupp
    University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, Osianderstrasse 2 8, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Dent Res 91:104-9. 2012
  10. ncbi Application times for the single-step/double-mix technique for impression materials in clinical practice
    Frank Rupp
    Section Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics, University Hospital Tuebingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 24:562-5. 2011

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Publications16

  1. pmc A review on the wettability of dental implant surfaces I: theoretical and experimental aspects
    Frank Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany Electronic address
    Acta Biomater 10:2894-906. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi Adsorption/desorption phenomena on pure and Teflon AF-coated titania surfaces studied by dynamic contact angle analysis
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Medical Materials and Technology, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res 62:567-78. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi Roughness induced dynamic changes of wettability of acid etched titanium implant modifications
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, Section of Medical Materials and Technology, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Biomaterials 25:1429-38. 2004
    ..The microstructured surfaces, once in the totally wettable configuration, may improve the initial contact with host tissue after implantation, due to the drastically increased hydrophilicity...
  4. ncbi Hydrophilicity of elastomeric non-aqueous impression materials during setting
    Frank Rupp
    Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics and Medical Materials, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Dent Mater 21:94-102. 2005
    ..The major objective of this study was to develop an experimental set-up and an analysis strategy for wettability measurements of impression materials during their working time...
  5. ncbi Enhancing surface free energy and hydrophilicity through chemical modification of microstructured titanium implant surfaces
    F Rupp
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 2 8, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res A 76:323-34. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Effect of relative humidity on the hydrophilicity of unset elastomeric impression materials
    Frank Rupp
    Department of Prosthodontics, Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospiral Tuebingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 21:69-71. 2008
    ..This PVS showed increased hydrophilicity with increasing RH. The initial hydrophilicity of impression materials can be influenced by the RH level. Accounting for RH will enhance the clinical relevance of hydrophilicity studies...
  7. doi Multifunctional nature of UV-irradiated nanocrystalline anatase thin films for biomedical applications
    F Rupp
    University Hospital Tubingen, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Acta Biomater 6:4566-77. 2010
    ..g. bedside hydrophilization of anatase-coated implants for improved osseointegration or the in situ decomposition of conditioning films forming the basal layer of biofilms in the oral cavity...
  8. ncbi Hydrophilicity of unset and set elastomeric impression materials
    Frank Rupp
    Section of Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics, University Hospital Tubingen, Oslanderstrasse 2 8, Tubingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 23:552-4. 2010
    ..05). It can be concluded that studies on the wetting behavior of elastomeric impression materials should consider both the experimental drop age and set and unset material surfaces...
  9. doi Formation and photocatalytic decomposition of a pellicle on anatase surfaces
    F Rupp
    University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, Osianderstrasse 2 8, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Dent Res 91:104-9. 2012
    ..Therefore, this study opens the way to surface modifications supporting therapeutic approaches of biofilm removal...
  10. ncbi Application times for the single-step/double-mix technique for impression materials in clinical practice
    Frank Rupp
    Section Medical Materials and Technology, Department of Prosthodontics, University Hospital Tuebingen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 24:562-5. 2011
    ..The authors suggest considering clinically relevant application times for impression taking in future in vitro studies on physicochemical characteristics of impression materials...
  11. ncbi Wetting behavior of dental implants
    Frank Rupp
    University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Prosthodontics, Section Medical Materials and Technology, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 26:1256-66. 2011
    ..Therefore, in this study the dynamic wetting behavior of currently marketed dental titanium implants was analyzed by tensiometry, and its relationship to surface topography was examined...
  12. ncbi Photocoupling of fibronectin to titanium surfaces influences keratinocyte adhesion, pellicle formation and thrombogenicity
    Lutz Scheideler
    Department of Prosthodontics, Section Medical Materials and Technology, Center for Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Dent Mater 23:469-78. 2007
    ..The impact on several aspects of initial host/biomaterial interactions (keratinocyte adhesion, platelet interactions and pellicle formation) was studied...
  13. doi Photocatalytic antibacterial effects on TiO2-anatase upon UV-A and UV-A/VIS threshold irradiation
    YanYun Wu
    a Section Medical Materials Science and Technology, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Biofouling 32:583-95. 2016
    ..In contrast, effective photocatalytic attack of bacteria could be observed by UV-A as well as by UV-A/VIS at 380 nm < λ < 390 nm only. Wavelengths above 380 nm show promise for in situ therapeutic antifouling applications. ..
  14. doi The impact of dendrimer-grafted modifications to model silicon surfaces on protein adsorption and bacterial adhesion
    Mirjam Eichler
    University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Section Medical Materials and Technology, Osianderstr 2 8, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Biomaterials 32:9168-79. 2011
    ....
  15. doi UV-A and UV-C light induced hydrophilization of dental implants
    Mohammed S A Al Qahtani
    Section Medical Materials and Technology, University Hospital Tubingen, 72076 Tubingen, Germany Armed Forces Hospital, King Abdulaziz Airbase, Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Dent Mater 31:e157-67. 2015
    ....
  16. doi Bacterial interactions with proteins and cells relevant to the development of life-threatening endocarditis studied by use of a quartz-crystal microbalance
    Stefanie Krajewski
    Department of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Clinical Research Laboratory, University Hospital Tubingen, Calwerstr 7 1, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Anal Bioanal Chem 406:3395-406. 2014
    ..gordonii. Overall, QCM sheds new light on the pathways of such severe infections as IE. ..