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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 molecular toolkit for the functionalization of titanium-based biomaterials that selectively control integrin-mediated cell adhesion 

      Rechenmacher, Florian; Neubauer, Stefanie; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2013-06-06)
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      We present a click chemistry- based molecular toolkit for the bio- functionalization of materials to selec- tively control integrin-mediated cell ad- hesion. To this end, a 5 b 1-selective RGD peptidomimetics were ...
    • Advances in surfaces and osseointegration in implantology. Biomimetic surfaces 

      Albertini, Matteo; Fernández Yagüe, Marc-Antoni; Lázaro, Pedro; Herrero Climent, Mariano; Rios Santos, Jose Vicente; Bullón Fernandez, Pedro; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier (2015-05-01)
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      The present work is a revision of the processes occurring in osseointegration of titanium dental implants according to different types of surfaces -namely, polished surfaces, rough surfaces obtained from subtraction methods, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Análisis histológico de biomateriales implantados en modelos de experimentación animal 

      García Soberón, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-08)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Els implants poden fallar per diverses raons, inclosa la falta d’osteointegració, la fractura de l’implant o les infeccions, entre altres. A més, alguns estudis discuteixen si l’osteoporosi augmenta o no les taxes de ...
    • Anodic oxidation of titanium for implants and prothesis: processing characterization and potential improvement of osteointegration 

      Anglada Gomila, Marcos Juan; Pavon, Juan José; Galvis, Oscar; Echevarria, F; Castaño, J; Echeverry, M; Robledo, S; Jiménez Piqué, Emilio; Mestra Rodríguez, Álvaro Miguel (2011)
      Conference report
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      Among all biomaterials used for bone replacement, it is recognized that both commercially pure titanium (Ti c.p.) and Ti6Al4V alloy are the materials that show the best in vivo performance due to their excellent balance ...
    • Anodización en implantes dentales defcon para la mejora ante la degradación química 

      García-Sabán, F. J.; Gil, F. J.; Planell Estany, Josep Anton (Sociedad Ibérica de Biomecánica y Biomateriales, 1998)
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      El objetivo de este trabajo de investigación es la obtención de una capa de anodizado, que sea homogénea en toda la superficie del implante de titanio. Esta capa de óxido de titanio tendrá unas propiedades beneficiosas ...
    • 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 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. ...
    • Antifouling coatings for dental implants: Polyethylene glycol-like coatings on titanium by plasma polymerization 

      Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Canal Barnils, Cristina; Torrent Camarero, Sergi; Garrido Dominguez, Beatriz; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel (2015-06-01)
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      Titanium dental implants are commonly used for the replacement of lost teeth, but they present a considerable number of failures due to the infection on surrounding tissues. The aim of this paper is the development of a ...
    • Aplicaciones biomédicas del titanio v sus aleaciones 

      Gil, F.J.; Planell Estany, Josep Anton (Sociedad Ibérica de Biomecánica y Biomateriales, 1993)
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    • Bacterias y su implicación en el fallo de implantes de Titanio 

      Rodríguez-Hernández, A.G.; Engel, E.; Gil, F.J. (SIIB, 2009-06-17)
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    • Bioactive macroporous titanium implants highly interconnected 

      Caparrós, Cristina; Ortiz Hernández, Mónica; Molmeneu Trias, Meritxell; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Calero Martínez, José Antonio; Aparicio Badenas, Conrado José; Fernández Fairén, Mariano; Pérez Antoñanzas, Román; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier (Springer, 2016-10-01)
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      Intervertebral implants should be designed with low load requirements, high friction coefficient and low elastic modulus in order to avoid the stress shielding effect on bone. Furthermore, the presence of a highly ...
    • Bioactivity and antibacterial properties of calcium- and silver-doped coatings on 3D printed titanium scaffolds 

      Torres Garrido, Diego; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa; Manero Planella, José María; Rodriguez Contreras, Alejandra; CALERO, JOSE ANTONIO (Elsevier, 2021-09)
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      One of the major problems faced by metallic implants is the high probability of bacterial infections, with significant consequences for the patient. In this work, a thermochemical treatment is proposed to obtain silver-doped ...
    • Biofuncionalización de superficies de titanio con colágeno tipo I para mejorar el sellado biológico de implantes dentales 

      Marín Pareja, Nathalia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-02-14)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      To obtain a regeneration and integration of gingival tissues onto the dental implant surface, is essential to achieve an appropriate cellular response. To promote an appropriate cellular response, materials surface has ...
    • Biofunctional polyethylene glycol coatings on titanium: an in vitro-based comparison of functionalization methods 

      Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Calvo Muñoz, Cristina; Torrent Camarero, Sergi; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Canal Barnils, Cristina; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel (Elsevier, 2017-04-01)
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      Three methods for the production of Polyethylene glycol (PEG) coatings on titanium are compared, i.e. plasma polymerization, electrodeposition and silanization. The compared deposition methods presented similar wettability ...
    • Biomedical applications of powder metallurgy 

      Rodríguez Contreras, Alejandra María; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Manero Planella, José María; CALERO, JOSE ANTONIO; Torres Garrido, Diego (Elsevier, 2021-09-01)
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      The performance and properties of Titanium (Ti) and its alloys can be fully exploited for biomedical applications such as orthopedic and dental implants, when porous structures are used. Such Ti structures can matched the ...
    • Biomimetic treatment on dental implants for short -term bone regeneration 

      Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manzanares, Norberto; Badet de Mena, Armando; Aparicio Bádenas, Conrado José; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2013)
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      Covenantee:   University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
      The main purpose of this work was to assess the short-term bone regenerative potential of new osteoconductive implants. The novelty of the study lies in the analysis of the effectiveness of a novel two-step treatment which ...
    • Biomimetic treatment on dental implants for short-term bone regeneration 

      Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Manzanares, Norberto; Badet de Mena, Armando; Aparicio Bádenas, Conrado José; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2014-01-01)
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      Covenantee:   University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
      Objectives The main purpose of this work was to assess the short-term bone regenerative potential of new osteoconductive implants. The novelty of the study lies in the analysis of the effectiveness of a novel two-step ...
    • Calidad y cualidad del titanio para su uso en cirugía ortopédica 

      Melini de Paz, F. (Sociedad Ibérica de Biomecánica y Biomateriales, 1997)
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      Puesto que en los momentos actuales se está usando el titanio de manera habitual como componente de todas las endoprótesis, y de manera cada vez más importante se está incluyendo en la fabricación de los implantes de ...