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Title Extracellular matrix-derived implants in clinical medicine / edited by Daniel L. Mooradian
Published Duxford, UK : Woodhead Publishing is an imprint of Elsevier, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 186 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Woodhead Publishing series in biomaterials ; number 113
Woodhead Publishing series in biomaterials ; no. 113. 2049-9485
Summary Extracellular Matrix-Derived Implants in Clinical Medicine comprehensively covers the emergence of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine over the past few decades, along with discussions of continuous funding and research. The book provides a state-of-the-art review of this increasingly important technology and how it is translating from bench to bedside. Part One of the book looks at the historical use of human and animal tissues, focusing on the main application areas, including cardiovascular, hard and soft tissue engineering, and neurological, while Part Two examines the challenges in harvesting, processing, and manufacturing of extracellular matrices, with a final section reviewing the international regulatory environment and economics of tissue-based products
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Extracellular matrix proteins.
Implants, Artificial -- Materials.
Tissue engineering.
Form Electronic book
Author Mooradian, Daniel L., 1958- editor
ISBN 008100219X (electronic bk.)
9780081002193 (electronic bk.)
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