Tissue Engineering by Clemens Van BlitterswijkTissue Engineering by Clemens Van Blitterswijk

Tissue Engineering

byClemens Van Blitterswijk, Jan De Boer

Paperback | October 30, 2018

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Tissue Engineeringisa comprehensive introduction to the engineering and biological aspects of this critical subject. With contributions from internationally renowned authors, it provides a broad perspective on tissue engineering for students coming to the subject for the first time. In addition to the key topics covered in the previous edition, this update also includes new material on the regulatory authorities, commercial considerations as well as new chapters on microfabrication, materiomics and cell/biomaterial interface.

  • Effectively reviews major foundational topics in tissue engineering in a clear and accessible fashion
  • Includes state of the art experiments presented in break-out boxes, chapter objectives, chapter summaries, and multiple choice questions to aid learning
  • New edition contains material on regulatory authorities and commercial considerations in tissue engineering
Prof. Clemens A. van Blitterswijk is Professor of Tissue Regeneration at Maastricht University, heading up one of the leading European labs in the field of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. He combines his professorship with being Founding Partner of the new LSP-Health Economics Fund of the European health care investment g...
Title:Tissue EngineeringFormat:PaperbackDimensions:896 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 30, 2018Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128100281

ISBN - 13:9780128100288

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Stem cells
3. Tissue morphogenesis and homeostasis
4. Cellular signaling
5. ECM
6. Biomaterial chemistry
7. Microfabrication
8. Materiomics: high throughput screening, data analysis and modeling
9. Scaffold design and fabrication
10. Controlled release
11. Monitoring & control - towards processing - manufacturing
12. Cell sourcing/Cell culture/ Cell differentiation/cryopreservation
13. In vivo engraftment and functionality (prevascularization, functionalization of TE grafts)
14. The biomaterial/tissue interface
15. Skin
16. Muskuloskeletal
17. Tissue Engineering of the nervous system
18. Cardiovascular
19. Organs
20. Tissue and organs on a chip
21. Clinical translation
22. The product: Quality contro aspects/GMP-GCP production aspects
23. Ethical issues