Biofabrication

Biofabrication

With the growing range and complexity of available biofabrication techniques, we are getting closer to manufacturing synthetic organs. The initial aim of biofabrication was to address the transplantation organ shortage.

Author: Aurelien Forget

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 9781501515736

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 186

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The term biofabrication is defined as the automated generation of biologically functional products with structural organization. Combining cells with biomaterials, biofabrication consists of using industrial methods to combine cells with biomaterials. This book covers the different strategies and established techniques to create artificial living tissues. By providing an overview of the whole biofabrication development process, including design phase, manufacturing, and evaluation of the resulting product it is the perfect support for the classroom. This book enables students to jump into the field of biofabrication by covering all the aspects of this highly active field of science at the intersection of cell biology, molecular biology, engineering, materials science, and chemistry. Unique textbook on biofabrication. Covers the different manufacturing techniques used to make artificial tissues. Covers all aspects of the interdisciplinary field of biofabrication. Includes exercises for students to test their knowledge.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Biofabrication for Orthopedics

Biofabrication for Orthopedics

Figure 21.1 Illustration of strategies to rebalance the postinjury microenvironment and bio-fabrication for peripheral nerve repair. Figure 21.2 Illustration of pathophysiological compartments of an injured spine.

Author: Wenguo Cui

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9783527831357

Category: Science

Page: 792

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Biofabrication for Orthopedics A comprehensive overview of biofabrication techniques for orthopedics and their novel applications With an ever-increasing global population and the rise in the occurrence of orthopedic diseases amongst an aging population, it is essential for technological advances to meet this growing medical need. Orthopedic biofabrication is a cutting-edge field that seeks to produce novel clinical solutions to this mounting problem, through the incorporation of revolutionary technologies that have the potential to not only transform healthcare, but also provide highly automated and personalized patient solutions. With the advances in the discipline, there is a significant growing interest in biofabrication for orthopedics in research activity geared towards routine clinical use. Ideal for a broad readership amongst medical practitioners and scientists, Biofabrication for Orthopedics summarizes all aspects of the topic: detailed information on the technology, along with advanced developments, research progress, and future perspectives on biofabrication for orthopaedics—particularly on the potential applications for tissue engineering technologies. In doing so, the book describes the various biomaterials—natural and synthetic—use for orthopedics and discusses the many ways in which these materials can be used in all parts of the body. As such, it offers detailed information on a wide range of applications in the fields of biology and clinical and industrial manufacturing. Biofabrication for Orthopedics readers will also find: Insights into the applications of biofabrication technologies in various bodily functions Thorough discussion of different biofabrication techniques used in creating orthopedic products, like stereolithography, cell sheet and organ bioprinting, electrospinning, and microfluidics Discussion of a wide range of diverse functions, such as bone implants, skin regeneration, vascularization, meniscus remodeling, and more Biofabrication for Orthopedics is a useful reference for those in a variety of research fields like medical-related practitioners and scientists, materials science, medicine, and manufacturing, as well as the libraries who support them.
Categories: Science

Essentials of 3D Biofabrication and Translation

Essentials of 3D Biofabrication and Translation

Adv Drug Deliv Rev 2011;63:300–11. Chan V, Jeong JH, Bajaj P, Collens M, Saif T, Kong H, et al. Multimaterial bio-fabrication of hydrogel cantilevers and actuators with stereolithography. Lab Chip 2012;12:88–98. Sodian R, Loebe M, ...

Author: Anthony Atala

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780128010150

Category: Science

Page: 440

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Essentials of 3D Biofabrication and Translation discusses the techniques that are making bioprinting a viable alternative in regenerative medicine. The book runs the gamut of topics related to the subject, including hydrogels and polymers, nanotechnology, toxicity testing, and drug screening platforms, also introducing current applications in the cardiac, skeletal, and nervous systems, and organ construction. Leaders in clinical medicine and translational science provide a global perspective of the transformative nature of this field, including the use of cells, biomaterials, and macromolecules to create basic building blocks of tissues and organs, all of which are driving the field of biofabrication to transform regenerative medicine. Provides a new and versatile method to fabricating living tissue Discusses future applications for 3D bioprinting technologies, including use in the cardiac, skeletal, and nervous systems, and organ construction Describes current approaches and future challenges for translational science Runs the gamut of topics related to the subject, from hydrogels and polymers to nanotechnology, toxicity testing, and drug screening platforms
Categories: Science

Innovative Developments in Virtual and Physical Prototyping

Innovative Developments in Virtual and Physical Prototyping

It means that automation of bioprinting processes and development of integrated organ biofabrication line will require sophisticated operational control including development of novel type of software. Moreover, designing of “blueprint” ...

Author: Paulo Jorge Bartolo

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203181416

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 850

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Innovative Developments in Virtual and Physical Prototyping presents essential research in the area of Virtual and Rapid Prototyping. The volume contains reviewed papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, hosted by the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development of the Polyt
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Issues in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics 2011 Edition

Issues in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics  2011 Edition

Li and colleagues published their study in Biofabrication (A brief review of dispensing-based rapid prototyping techniques in tissue scaffold fabrication: role of modeling on scaffold properties prediction. Biofabrication, 2009 ...

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Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 9781464964176

Category: Science

Page: 1822

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Issues in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Bioengineering and Bioinformatics. The editors have built Issues in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Bioengineering and Bioinformatics in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.
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Comprehensive Biomaterials II

Comprehensive Biomaterials II

4 The position of biofabrication technologies within tissue engineering (TE) and regenerative medicine (RM) strategies can generally be divided into two distinct approaches, bioprinting and bioassembly. Reproduced from Groll, J.; ...

Author: Kevin Healy

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780081006924

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 4858

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Comprehensive Biomaterials II, Second Edition brings together the myriad facets of biomaterials into one expertly-written series of edited volumes. Articles address the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field, their strengths and weaknesses, their future prospects, appropriate analytical methods and testing, device applications and performance, emerging candidate materials as competitors and disruptive technologies, research and development, regulatory management, commercial aspects, and applications, including medical applications. Detailed coverage is given to both new and emerging areas and the latest research in more traditional areas of the field. Particular attention is given to those areas in which major recent developments have taken place. This new edition, with 75% new or updated articles, will provide biomedical scientists in industry, government, academia, and research organizations with an accurate perspective on the field in a manner that is both accessible and thorough. Reviews the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field by analyzing their strengths and weaknesses, performance, and future prospects Covers all significant emerging technologies in areas such as 3D printing of tissues, organs and scaffolds, cell encapsulation; multimodal delivery, cancer/vaccine - biomaterial applications, neural interface understanding, materials used for in situ imaging, and infection prevention and treatment Effectively describes the many modern aspects of biomaterials from basic science, to clinical applications
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering

Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering

A Methodology for Co-simulation-Based Optimization of Biofabrication Protocols Leonardo Giannantoni( B ) , Roberta Bardini , and Stefano Di Carlo Control and Computer Engineering Department, Politecnico di Torino, 10129 Turin, ...

Author: Ignacio Rojas

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9783031078026

Category: Science

Page: 468

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This volume constitutes the proceedings of the 9th International Work-Conference on IWBBIO 2020, held in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain, in June 2022. The total of 75 papers presented in the proceedings, was carefully reviewed and selected from 212 submissions. The papers cover the latest ideas and realizations in the foundations, theory, models, and applications for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research encompassing disciplines of computer science, mathematics, statistics, biology, bioinformatics, and biomedicine.
Categories: Science

3D printable Gel inks for Tissue Engineering

3D printable Gel inks for Tissue Engineering

The biofabrication window can be defined as the window of printability, or in other words, the overall approach for construct fabrication is to achieve the best shape fidelity for the exhibition of its biological functions.

Author: Anuj Kumar

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9789811646676

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 395

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This book provides the necessary fundamentals and background for researchers and research professionals working in the field of 3D bioprinting in tissue engineering. In 3D bioprinting, design and development of the biomaterial-inks/bio-inks is a major challenge in providing 3D microenvironments specific to anatomical and architectural demands of native tissues. The focal point of this book is to provide the basic chemistry of biomaterials, updates on current processing, developments, and challenges, and recent advancements in tissue-specific 3D printing/bioprinting. This book is will serve as a go-to reference on bioprinting and is ideal for students, researchers and professionals, working academia, government, the medical industry, and healthcare.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Bioinspired Materials Science and Engineering

Bioinspired Materials Science and Engineering

Biofabrication is the combination of two words: “bio” means living and “fabrication” means to synthesize or design using templates etc., thus biofabrication refers to the synthesis of living structures using some standard templates or ...

Author: Guang Yang

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119390329

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 416

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An authoritative introduction to the science and engineering of bioinspired materials Bioinspired Materials Science and Engineering offers a comprehensive view of the science and engineering of bioinspired materials and includes a discussion of biofabrication approaches and applications of bioinspired materials as they are fed back to nature in the guise of biomaterials. The authors also review some biological compounds and shows how they can be useful in the engineering of bioinspired materials. With contributions from noted experts in the field, this comprehensive resource considers biofabrication, biomacromolecules, and biomaterials. The authors illustrate the bioinspiration process from materials design and conception to application of bioinspired materials. In addition, the text presents the multidisciplinary aspect of the concept, and contains a typical example of how knowledge is acquired from nature, and how in turn this information contributes to biological sciences, with an accent on biomedical applications. This important resource: Offers an introduction to the science and engineering principles for the development of bioinspired materials Includes a summary of recent developments on biotemplated formation of inorganic materials using natural templates Illustrates the fabrication of 3D-tumor invasion models and their potential application in drug assessments Explores electroactive hydrogels based on natural polymers Contains information on turning mechanical properties of protein hydrogels for biomedical applications Written for chemists, biologists, physicists, and engineers, Bioinspired Materials Science and Engineering contains an indispensible resource for an understanding of bioinspired materials science and engineering.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Biological and Bio inspired Nanomaterials

Biological and Bio inspired Nanomaterials

Biofabrication can be defined as the simultaneous processing of living cells and biomaterials. It is regarded as a new research field based that bridges life science, physical science and engineering science [211].

Author: Sarah Perrett

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9789811397912

Category: Medical

Page: 440

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This book summarizes naturally occurring and designed bio-inspired molecular building blocks assembled into nanoscale structures. It covers a fascinating array of biomimetic and bioinspired materials, including inorganic nanozymes, structures formed by DNA origami, a wide range of peptide and protein-based nanomaterials, as well as their applications in diagnostics and therapeutics. The book elucidates the mechanism of assembly of these materials and characterisation of their mechanical and physico-chemical properties which inspires readers not only to exploit the potential applications of nanomaterials, but also to understand their potential risks and benefits. It will be of interest to a broad audience of students and researchers spanning the disciplines of biology, chemistry, engineering, materials science, and physics.
Categories: Medical