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Advanced Structured Materials

Biocompatible Glasses

From Bone Regeneration to Cancer Treatment

Editors: Marchi, Juliana (Ed.)

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  • Focuses on the latest applications of bioglasses
  • Includes a special chapter on the history and evolution of bioglasses
  • Will also benefit dentists and ophthalmologists
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About this book

This book focuses on the applications of bioglasses in the biomedical field. It starts with the history and evolution of bioglasses before moving on to the structure and percolation theory, and lastly investigating their current and potential future applications in various fields including dentistry, tissue engineering, bone regeneration, ophthalmology, and drug delivery. The chapters were written by a team of international experts in the field and will be of great interest not only to material scientists, but also to medical doctors and other health sector professionals.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Bioactive Materials: Definitions and Application in Tissue Engineering and Regeneration Therapy

    Pages 1-17

    Whitlow, Jon (et al.)

  • An Introduction and History of the Bioactive Glasses

    Pages 19-47

    Kaur, Gurbinder (et al.)

  • Structure and Percolation of Bioglasses

    Pages 49-84

    Silva, Antonio Carlos

  • The Evolution, Control, and Effects of the Compositions of Bioactive Glasses on Their Properties and Applications

    Pages 85-117

    Barrioni, Breno Rocha (et al.)

  • What Can We Learn from Atomistic Simulations of Bioactive Glasses?

    Pages 119-145

    Pedone, Alfonso (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-44249-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-44247-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-83020-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Biocompatible Glasses
Book Subtitle
From Bone Regeneration to Cancer Treatment
Editors
  • Juliana Marchi
Series Title
Advanced Structured Materials
Series Volume
53
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-44249-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-44249-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-44247-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-83020-9
Series ISSN
1869-8433
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 336
Number of Illustrations
39 b/w illustrations, 87 illustrations in colour
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