• Antimicrobial properties and dentin bonding strength of magnesium phosphate cements 

    Mestres Beà, Gemma; Abdolhosseini, Masha; Bowles, Walter; Huang, S.H.; Aparicio Bádenas, Conrado José; Gorr, Sven Ulrik; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2013-09)
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    The main objective of this work was to assess the antimicrobial properties and the dentin-bonding strength of novel magnesium phosphate cements (MPC). Three formulations of MPC, consisting of magnesium oxide and a phosphate ...
  • Changes in the drug release pattern of fresh and set simvastatin-loaded brushite cement 

    Mestres Beà, Gemma; Kugiejko, Karol; Pastorino Carraz, David; Unosson, Johanna; Ohman, Caroline; Karlsson Ott, Marjam; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Persson, Cecilia (2016-01-01)
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    Calcium phosphate cements are synthetic bone graft substitutes able to set at physiological conditions. They can be applied by minimally invasive surgery and can also be used as drug delivery systems. Consequently, the ...
  • Development of a low pH cementitious material to enlarge bioreceptivity 

    Manso Blanco, Sandra; Mestres Beà, Gemma; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; de Belie, Nele; Segura Pérez, Ignacio; Aguado de Cea, Antonio (2014-03-15)
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    This paper presents a laboratory investigation into the development of a low-pH cementitious material in order to enlarge bioreceptivity. Two different options were tested; reduction of Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) pH ...
  • Magnesium phosphate cements for endodontic applications with improved long-term sealing ability 

    Mestres Beà, Gemma; Aguilera, F. S.; Manzanares, N; Sauro, S; Osorio, R; Toledano, M; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2014-02)
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    Realitzat a/amb:  Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red en Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nonamedicina / Universidad de Granada / Universitat de Barcelona / King's College London Dental Institute
    To characterize three radiopaque Magnesium Phosphate Cements (MPCs) developed for endodontic purposes
  • New processing approaches in calcium phosphate cements and their applications in regenerative medicine 

    Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Español Pons, Montserrat; Montufar Jiménez, Edgar Benjamin; Pérez, R. A.; Mestres Beà, Gemma (2010-08)
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    The key feature of calcium phosphate cements (CPCs) lies in the setting reaction triggered by mixing one or more solid calcium phosphate salts with an aqueous solution. Upon mixture, the reaction takes place through a ...
  • Novel magnesium phosphate cements with high early strength and antibacterial properties 

    Mestres Beà, Gemma; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2011-04)
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    Magnesium phosphate cements (MPCs) have been extensively used as fast setting repair cements in civil engineering. They have properties that are also relevant to biomedical applications, such as fast setting, early strength ...
  • Relevance of microstructure for the early antibiotic release of fresh and pre-set calcium phosphate cements 

    Canal Barnils, Cristina; Pastorino Carraz, David; Mestres Beà, Gemma; Schuler, Philipp; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2013)
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    Calcium phosphate cements (CPCs) have great potential as carriers for controlled release and vectoring of drugs in the skeletal system. However, a lot of work still has to be done in order to obtain reproducible and ...
  • Silicon-stabilized alpha-tricalcium phosphate and its use in a calcium phosphate cement: characterization and cell response 

    Mestres Beà, Gemma; Le Van, Clemence; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2012-01-31)
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    α-Tricalcium phosphate (α-TCP) is widely used as a reactant in calcium phosphate cements. This work aims at doping α-TCP with silicon with a twofold objective. On the one hand, to study the effect of Si addition on the ...