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    • 3D silicon doped hydroxyapatite scaffolds decorated with Elastin-like Recombinamers for bone regenerative medicine 

      Vila, Mercedes; García, Ana; Girotti, Alessandra; Alonso, Matilde; Rodriguez Cabello, Jose Carlos; Gonzalez Vazquez, Arlyng; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Engel López, Elisabeth; Buján, Julia; García Honduvilla, Natalio; Vallet Regi, Maria (2016-11-01)
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      Open Access
      The current study reports on the manufacturing by rapid prototyping technique of three-dimensional (3D) scaffolds based on silicon substituted hydroxyapatite with Elastin-like Recombinamers (ELRs) functionalized surfaces. ...
    • Análisis de matrices 3D con arquitectura regular para ingeniería de tejidos 

      Marsal Boyer, Èlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-09)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Los estímulos mecánicos en las células son uno de los factores relacionados con la actividad celular. Estos estímulos mecánicos se estudian para la regeneración de tejido dañado dentro de la disciplina de ingeniería de ...
    • Bioimpresión 3D de Saffolds para medicina regenerativa 

      Ramírez García, Karoll Tatiana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-23)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Bioimpresión 3D de andamios para medicina regenerativa o Ingeniería de Tejidos. Se desarrollarán andamios tridimensionales basados en hidrogeles como el Alginato combinado con nanoparticulas de Fosfato de Calcio. Se ...
    • Biomechanics of biomaterials used in soft tissue regenerative 

      Vieira, A.F.C.; Vieira, J.M.C.; Marques, A.T.; Guedes, R.M. (SIIB, 2009-06-01)
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      Open Access
      Biodegradable polymers have been used in implantable medical devices, such as suture fibers, fixation screws and soft tissue engineering devices. Apart from biological compatibility, these devices shall also be functional ...
    • Development and angiogenic potential of cell-derived microtissues using microcarrier-template 

      Rubi Sans, Gerard; Cano Garcia, Irene; Pérez Amodio, Soledad Graciela; Blanco, Bárbara; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Engel López, Elisabeth (2021-02-25)
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      Open Access
      Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine approaches use biomaterials in combination with cells to regenerate lost functions of tissues and organs to prevent organ transplantation. However, most of the current strategies ...
    • Effect of structure, topography and chemistry on fibroblast adhesion and morphology 

      Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Castaño Linares, Óscar; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Engel López, Elisabeth (2014-07)
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      Surface biofunctionalisation of many biodegradable polymers is one of the used strategies to improve the biological activity of such materials. In this work, the introduction of collagen type I over the surface of a ...
    • Engineering membrane scaffolds with both physical and biomolecular signaling. 

      Tejeda-Montse, Esther; Smith, Katherine H.; Poch, Marta; López Bosque, Maria Jesús; Martín, Laura; Alonso, Matilde; Engel López, Elisabeth; Mata, Álvaro (2011-09-07)
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      We report on the combination of a top-down and bottom-up approach to develop thin bioactive membrane scaffolds based on functional elastin-like polymers (ELPs). Our strategy combines ELP cross-linking and assembly, and a ...
    • Extracellular calcium and CaSR drive osteoinduction in mesenchymal stromal cells 

      Gonzalez Vazquez, Arlyng; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Engel López, Elisabeth (2014-06-01)
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      Bone is the main store of calcium and progenitor cells in the body. During the resorption process, the local calcium concentration reaches 8-40 mM, and the surrounding cells are exposed to these fluctuations in calcium. ...
    • Lignin-based nanoparticles as both structural and active elements in self-assembling and self-healing multifunctional hydrogels for chronic wound management 

      Morena Gatius, Ángela Gala; Pérez Rafael, Silvia; Tzanov, Tzanko (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-11-30)
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      Open Access
      Efficient wound healing is feasible when the dressing materials simultaneously target multiple factors causing wound chronicity, such as deleterious proteolytic and oxidative enzymes and bacterial infection. Herein, entirely ...
    • Microsphere incorporation as a strategy to tune the biological performance of bioinks 

      Bonany Mariñosa, Mar; Mazo Bárbara, Laura del; Español Pons, Montserrat; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (SAGE publishing, 2022-01-01)
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      Covenantee:   Centre de Recerca en Enginyeria Biomedica (CREB) / Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya
      Although alginate is widely used as a matrix in the formulation of cell-laden inks, this polymer often requires laborious processing strategies due to its lack of cell adhesion moieties. The main objective of the present ...
    • Osteogenic differentiation of adipose-derived canine mesenchymal stem cells seeded in porous calcium-phosphate scaffolds 

      Herrera, David; Lodoso Torrecilla, Irene; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Steffaine Rappe, Katrin; Franch, Jordi (Frontiers Media SA, 2023-01-01)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia Animal
      Introduction: Engineered bone graft substitutes are a promising alternative and supplement to autologous bone grafts as treatments for bone healing impairment. Advances in human medicine extend an invitation to pursue these ...
    • Poly(butylene succinate) matrices obtained by thermally-induced phase separation: Pore shape and orientation affect drug release 

      Zeinali, Reza; Franco García, María Lourdes; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Puiggalí Allepuz, Jordi (Elsevier, 2022-06-14)
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      Open Access
      Poly(butylene succinate) (PBS) scaffolds with 3D microporous interconnected architecture and crystallized PBS substructures have been prepared by thermally-induced phase separation (TIPS). Curcumin (CUR) and piperine (PIP) ...