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Author Lee, Sunggyu.
Title Materials in Biology and Medicine [electronic resource] / c edited by Sunggyu Lee, David Henthorn.
Published Hoboken : CRC Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  TP248.2 .M375 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 236 p.) ill.
Series Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Green chemistry and chemical engineering.
Contents Front Cover; Contents; Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Preface; About the Editors; Contributors; Chapter 1: Introduction: Materials in Biology and Medicine; Chapter 2: Biomaterials; Chapter 3: Hydrophilic Polymers for Biomedical Applications; Chapter 4: Hydrogels; Chapter 5: Polyanhydrides; Chapter 6: Functional Biomaterials; Chapter 7: Molecularly Imprinted Polymers (MIPs); Chapter 8: Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs); Chapter 9: Animal Cell Culture; Chapter 10: Tissue Engineering; Chapter 11: Bioactive Devices; Chapter 12: Cell Encapsulation; Chapter 13: BioMEMS.
Chapter 14: Immobilized Enzyme TechnologyChapter 15: Biocompatibility-Imparting Nanofilm Coating; Back Cover.
Summary While the interdisciplinary field of materials science and engineering is relatively new, remarkable developments in materials have emerged for biological and medical applications, from biocompatible polymers in medical devices to the use of carbon nanotubes as drug delivery vehicles. Exploring these materials and applications, Materials in Biology and Medicine presents the background and real-world examples of advanced materials in biomedical engineering, biology, and medicine. With peer-reviewed chapters written by a select group of academic and industry experts, the book focuses on biomater.
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Subject Biotechnology.
Medical technology.
Related To Print version: Lee, Sunggyu Materials in Biology and Medicine Hoboken : CRC Press, c2012 9781439881699
ISBN 9781439881705 (electronic bk.)
1439881707 (electronic bk.)
OCLC number 793193202