Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology

Written By Traian Chirila
Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release : 01 May 2016
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
  • Pages : 556 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology written by Traian Chirila which was release on 01 May 2016, this book published by Woodhead Publishing Limited. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, Second Edition, focuses on an aging population and the increasing instances of eye diseases. Biomaterials continue to be used for numerous medical devices for the restoration of eyesight, improving many patients' quality of life. Consequently, biomaterials and regenerative medicine are becoming increasingly important to the advances of ophthalmology and optometry. This book provides readers with an updated and expanded look at the present status and future direction of biomaterials and regenerative medicine in this important field. Provides an integral and significant exploration of biomaterials and regenerative medicine, presenting crucial advances made in the fields of ophthalmology and optometry, such as the development of intraocular lenses and new applications for contact lens Presents a new and updated look at the future direction of biomaterials and regenerative medicine in this field Comprehensive coverage in a range of fields, including hydrogels, corneal tissue engineering, and stem cell therapies for the restoration of the ocular surface

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology
  • Author : Traian Chirila,Damien Harkin
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2016-05-01
  • Total pages : 556
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, Second Edition, focuses on an aging population and the increasing instances of eye diseases. Biomaterials continue to be used for numerous medical devices for the restoration of eyesight, improving many patients' quality of life. Consequently, biomaterials and regenerative medicine are becoming increasingly important to ...

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology
  • Author : Traian Chirila,Damien Harkin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-12-18
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : With an increasingly aged population, eye diseases are becoming more widespread. Biomaterials have contributed in recent years to numerous medical devices for the restoration of eyesight, improving many patients’ quality of life. Consequently, biomaterials and regenerative medicine are becoming increasingly important to the advances of ophthalmology and optometry. Biomaterials and ...

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology
  • Author : Traian Chirila,Damien Harkin
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-23
  • Total pages : 502
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, Second Edition, focuses on an aging population and the increasing instances of eye diseases. Biomaterials continue to be used for numerous medical devices for the restoration of eyesight, improving many patients’ quality of life. Consequently, biomaterials and regenerative medicine are becoming increasingly important to ...

Biomaterials and Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine

Biomaterials and Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : Murugan Ramalingam,Seeram Ramakrishna,Serena Best
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-03
  • Total pages : 564
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Work in the area of biomaterials and stem cell therapy has revealed great potential for many applications, from the treatment of localized defects and diseases to the repair and replacement of whole organs. Researchers have also begun to develop a better understanding of the cellular environment needed for optimal tissue ...

Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy for the Eye

Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy for the Eye
  • Author : Brian G. Ballios,Michael J. Young
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : This book provides an overview of the types, sources, and applications of stem cells in regenerating various ocular tissues, with a perspective on both potential applications of stem cells and possible challenges. The scope of the chapters include both preclinical and clinical applications, including stem cell-derived therapies based on endogenous ...

Nanomedicine

Nanomedicine
  • Author : Thomas J Webster
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-10-19
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Nanotechnology is at the forefront of advances in medicine. Nanomedicine: Technologies and applications provides an important review of this exciting technology and its growing range of applications. After an introduction to nanomedicine, part one discusses key materials and their properties, including nanocrystalline metals and alloys, nanoporous gold and hydroxyapatite coatings. ...

Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications

Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : T.S.N. Sankara Narayanan,Il-Song Park,Min-Ho Lee
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-01-08
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Surface modification of magnesium and its alloys for biomedical applications: Biological interactions, mechanical properties and testing, the first of two volumes, is an essential guide on the use of magnesium as a degradable implant material. Due to their excellent biocompatibility and biodegradability, magnesium based degradable implants provide a viable option ...

Biomedical Foams for Tissue Engineering Applications

Biomedical Foams for Tissue Engineering Applications
  • Author : Paulo Netti
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-02-28
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Biomedical foams are a new class of materials, which are increasingly being used for tissue engineering applications. Biomedical Foams for Tissue Engineering Applications provides a comprehensive review of this new class of materials, whose structure can be engineered to meet the requirements of nutrient trafficking and cell and tissue invasion, ...

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine

Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : Masoud Mozafari,Jayakumar Rajadas,David Kaplan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-09-17
  • Total pages : 516
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Nanoengineered Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine showcases the advances that have taken place in recent years as an increasing number of nanoengineered biomaterials have been targeted to various organ tissues. The book systematically explores how nanoengineered biomaterials are used in different aspects of regenerative medicine, including bone regeneration, brain tissue reconstruction ...

Nano Biomaterials For Ophthalmic Drug Delivery

Nano Biomaterials For Ophthalmic Drug Delivery
  • Author : Yashwant Pathak,Vijaykumar Sutariya,Anjali A. Hirani
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-11-12
  • Total pages : 627
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : This consolidated reference book addresses the various aspects of nano biomaterials used in ophthalmic drug delivery, including their characterization, interactions with ophthalmic system and applications in treatments of the ophthalmic diseases and disorders. In the last decade, a significant growth in polymer sciences, nanotechnology and biotechnology has resulted in the ...

Regenerative Medicine Applications in Organ Transplantation

Regenerative Medicine Applications in Organ Transplantation
  • Author : Giuseppe Orlando
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-11
  • Total pages : 1050
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Regenerative Medicine Applications in Organ Transplantation illustrates exactly how these two fields are coming together and can benefit one another. It discusses technologies being developed, methods being implemented, and which of these are the most promising. The text encompasses tissue engineering, biomaterial sciences, stem cell biology, and developmental biology, all ...

Handbook of Innovations in Central Nervous System Regenerative Medicine

Handbook of Innovations in Central Nervous System Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : António Salgado
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-06-10
  • Total pages : 710
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Handbook of Innovations in CNS Regenerative Medicine provides a comprehensive overview of the CNS regenerative medicine field. The book describes the basic biology and anatomy of the CNS and how injury and disease affect its balance and the limitations of the present therapies used in the clinics. It also introduces ...

3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : Lijie Grace Zhang,John P Fisher,Kam Leong
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-01-14
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : 3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering provides an in depth introduction to these two technologies and their industrial applications. Stem cells in tissue regeneration are covered, along with nanobiomaterials. Commercialization, legal and regulatory considerations are also discussed in order to help you translate nanotechnology and 3D printing-based products to ...

Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic

Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic
  • Author : Jeffrey Laurence,Pedro Baptista,Anthony Atala
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-11-18
  • Total pages : 354
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic reviews the current methodological tools and experimental approaches used by leading translational researchers, discussing the uses of regenerative medicine for different disease treatment areas, including cardiovascular disease, muscle regeneration, and regeneration of the bone and skin. Pedagogically, the book concentrates on the latest knowledge, ...

Applied Plastics Engineering Handbook

Applied Plastics Engineering Handbook
  • Author : Myer Kutz
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2011-08-09
  • Total pages : 574
  • ISBN : 9780081001479
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Summary : A practical reference for all plastics engineers who are seeking to answer a question, solve a problem, reduce a cost, improve a design or fabrication process, or even venture into a new market. Applied Plastics Engineering Handbook covers both polymer basics - helpful to bring readers quickly up to speed ...