In Vitro Evaluation of Porous Biphasic Scaffolds

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In the present study, two methods for the production of three-dimensional scaffolds made of bioactive ceramics are presented. Depending on the method, the final product can be composed by pure hydroxyapatite or biphasic: hydroxiapatite + tricalcium phosphate. Bioactivity tests showed that all scaffolds are bioactive. Preliminary studies with adipose stem cells indicated biocompatibility of both scaffolds.

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Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 330-332)

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Xingdong Zhang, Xudong Li, Hongsong Fan, Xuanyong Liu

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935-938

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10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.330-332.935

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S. R. A. Santos et al., "In Vitro Evaluation of Porous Biphasic Scaffolds", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 330-332, pp. 935-938, 2007

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February 2007

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