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    • A dual molecular biointerface combining RGD and KRSR sequences improves osteoblastic functions by synergizing integrin and cell-membrane proteoglycan binding 

      Hoyos Nogués, Mireia; Falgueras Batlle, Elena; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2019-03-21)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Internacional de Catalunya
      Synergizing integrin and cell-membrane heparan sulfate proteoglycan signaling on biomaterials through peptidic sequences is known to have beneficial effects in the attachment and behavior of osteoblasts; however, controlling ...
    • A low elastic modulus Ti-Nb-Hf alloy bioactivated with an elastin-like 

      González, Marta; Salvagni, Emiliano; Rodríguez Cabello, J.C.; Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manero Planella, José María; Peña, Javier (2012)
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      Covenantee:   Universidad de Valladolid
      b-type titanium alloys with low Young’s modulus are desirable to reduce stress shielding effect and enhance bone remodeling for implants used to substitute failed hard tissue. For biomaterials application, the surface ...
    • A novel peptide-based platform for the dual presentation of biologically-active peptide motifs on biomaterials 

      Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Fraioli, Roberta; Albericio Palomera, Fernando; Manero Planella, José María (2014-03-27)
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      Biofunctionalization of metallic materials with cell adhesive molecules derived from the extracellular matrix is a feasible approach to improve cell–material interactions and enhance the biointegration of implant materials ...
    • Aleaciones ligeras 

      Aparicio Bádenas, Conrado José; Manero Planella, José María; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel; Andres Doménech, Alberto; Arandés, Pep Miquel; Planell Estany, Josep Anton (Edicions UPC, 2001)
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      El presente libro trata de presentar en cinco temas la metalurgia de las aleaciones ligeras. En los tres primeros se tratan el aluminio, el titanio y el magnesio y sus aleaciones. En cada uno de ellos se hace referencia a ...
    • All-in-one trifunctional strategy: A cell adhesive, bacteriostatic and bactericidal coating for titanium implants 

      Hoyos Nogués, Mireia; Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Manero Planella, José María; Gil, F. J.; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2018-09-01)
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      Strategies to inhibit initial bacterial adhesion are extremely important to prevent infection on biomaterial surfaces. However, the simultaneous attraction of desired eukaryotic cells remains a challenge for successful ...
    • Anhydride-functional silane immobilized onto titanium surfaces induces osteoblast cell differentiation and reduces bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation 

      Godoy Gallardo, Maria; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Sevilla Sánchez, Pablo; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel (2016-02-01)
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      Bacterial infection in dental implants along with osseointegration failure usually leads to loss of the device. Bioactive molecules with antibacterial properties can be attached to titanium surfaces with anchoring molecules ...
    • Antibacterial coatings on titanium surfaces: A comparison study between in vitro single-species and multispecies biofilm 

      Godoy Gallardo, María; Wang, Zhejun; Shen, Ya; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel; Haapasale, Markus (2015-03-18)
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      Dental plaque is a biofilm that Causes dental caries, gingivitis, and periodontitis. Most of the studies in antibacterial coatings have been conducted by in vitro Single-species biofilm formation, but oral biofilm involves ...
    • Antibacterial PHAs coating for titanium implants 

      Rodriguez Contreras, Alejandra; Garcia, Yolanda; Manero Planella, José María; Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa (2017-05-01)
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      Biomaterial-associated infection is a serious complication of modern implantation surgery. Thus, the improvement of implant surfaces is required to avoid the first stage for biofilm formation, bacterial adhesion. The current ...
    • Antibacterial Properties of hLf1-11 Peptide onto Titanium Surfaces: A Comparison Study Between Silanization and Surface Initiated Polymerization 

      Godoy Gallardo, Maria; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Yu, Kai; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Kizhakkedathu, Jayachandran N.; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel (2015-02-01)
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      Dental implant failure can be associated with infections that develop into peri-implantitis. In order to reduce biofilm formation, several strategies focusing on the use of antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) have been studied. ...
    • Antimicrobial PHAs coatings for solid and porous tantalum implants 

      Rodríguez Contreras, Alejandra María; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Manero Planella, José María; Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa (2019-10-01)
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      Biomaterial-associated infections (BAI) are the major cause of failure of indwelling medical devices. The risk of BAI can end dramatically in the surgical removal of the affected device. Therefore, a major effort must be ...
    • Assessment and comparison of surface chemical composition and oxide layer modification upon two different activation methods on a CoCrMo alloy 

      Paredes, Virginia; Salvagni, Emiliano; Rodriguez, Enrique; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manero Planella, José María (2014)
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      This study investigated the effect of two different activation methods on the surface chemical composition of a CoCrMo-alloy. The activation was performed with oxygen plasma (OP) or nitric acid (NA). The surface ...
    • Bioactive compounds immobilized on Ti and TiNbHf: AFM-based investigations of biofunctionalization efficiency and cell adhesion 

      Herranz-Diez, Carolina; Li, Q; Lamprecht, C; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Neubauer, Stefanie; Kessler, Horst; Manero Planella, José María; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Selhuber-Unkel, C (2015)
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      Covenantee:   Technische Universität München
      Implant materials require optimal biointegration, including strong and stable cell-material interactions from the early stages of implantation. Ti-based alloys with low elastic modulus are attracting a lot of interest for ...
    • Biofunctionalization of REDV elastin-like recombinamers improves endothelialization on CoCr alloy surfaces for cardiovascular applications 

      Castellanos, Maria Isabel; Grau, Anna; Rodriguez Cabello, Jose Carlos; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manero Planella, José María; Pegueroles Neyra, Marta (2015-03-01)
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      Covenantee:   Universidad de Valladolid
      To improve cardiovascular implant success, metal-based stents are designated to modulate endothelial cells adhesion and migration in order to prevent restenosis and late thrombosis diseases. Biomimetic coatings with ...
    • Caracterización mecánica y microestructural de nuevas aleaciones multifuncionales de Titanio B libres de Ni para aplicaciones biomédicas 

      Arciniegas Angarita, Milena Patricia; Peña, J.; Manero Planella, José María; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Gil, F.J. (2008-10-28T14:44:05Z)
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      El objetivo del presente trabajo es diseñar, obtener y caracterizar, mecánica y microestructuralmente, aleaciones de Ti en fase B , libre de Níquel, con memoria de forma y/o bajo módulo elástico para aplicaciones médicas. ...
    • Cell adhesive peptides functionalized on CoCr alloy stimulate endothelialization and prevent thrombogenesis and restenosis 

      Castellanos, Maria Isabel; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Díaz Ricart, Maribel; Escolar Albaladejo, Ginés; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Pegueroles Neyra, Marta; Manero Planella, José María (2017-04-01)
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      Covenantee:   Hospital Clínic i Provincial de Barcelona
      Immobilization of bioactive peptide sequences on CoCr surfaces is an effective route to improve endothelialization, which is of great interest for cardiovascular stents. In this work, we explored the effect of physical and ...
    • Characterization of two Ti-Nb-Hf-Zr alloys under different cold rolling conditions 

      González, M.; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manero Planella, José María; Peña, J. (2011-04-06)
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      The objective of this study is to obtain a new biomaterial to use in the load transfer medical implants field. The influence of cold work in the thermoelastic martensitic transformation and elastic modulus was investigated ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium alloys 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Pérez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela; González Martin, María Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Politècnica de València. Centro de Biomateriales e Ingeniería Tisular
      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. In ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium implants 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Perez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela M.; Gonzalez Martin, Maria Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017-10-01)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Politècnica de València. Centro de Biomateriales e Ingeniería Tisular
      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. ...
    • Co-localization of RGD and PHSRN peptides on titanium to guide stem cell behaviour and enhance Implant osteointegration 

      Fraioli, Roberta; Manero Planella, José María; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2015)
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    • Comparative study of surface chemical composition and oxide layer modification upon oxygen plasma cleaning and piranha etching on a novel low elastic modulus Ti25Nb21Hf alloy 

      Paredes Méndez, Virginia Nathaly; Salvagni, Emiliano; Rodriguez Castellón, Enrique; Manero Planella, José María (2017-06-05)
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      Metals are widely employed for many biological artificial replacements, and it is known that the quality and the physical/chemical properties of the surface are crucial for the success of the implant. Therefore, control ...