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What Are Biomaterials?
Biocompatible / Biodegradable Polymer Tutorial
Chitosan-based Biomaterials
Chitin, a natural polysaccharide, is the second most abundant natural biopolymer in the world, after cellulose.
Micro- and Nanofabricated Biomaterials for the Study of Cells and Microtissues
Biomaterials science involves the design and fabrication of smart materials for studying, directing, or mimicking biology. For successful integration of biomaterials in biological research, a meaningful understanding of biological systems is required.
Functional Biomaterials Synthesized by Double-Head Polymerization Agents
Over the past two decades, the rapid advance of controlled living polymerization (CLP) techniques.
Layer-by-Layer (LbL) Assembly, A "Gentle Yet Flexible" Method Toward Functional Biomaterials
Recently, layer-by-layer (LbL) assembly has emerged as a versatile, gentle and, simple method for immobilization of functional molecules in an easily controllable thin film morphology.1,2 In this short review, we introduce recent advances in functional systems fabricated by using the...
3D-Printable Hydrogel-Based and Particle-Based Biomaterial Ink Platforms
3D-Printable Hydrogel-Based and Particle-Based Biomaterial Ink Platforms
Three-Dimensional Printing of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds
We will explore the technological advances that have contributed toward the progress of 3DP of tissue engineering scaffolds, current materials used to create 3DP scaffolds, and the challenges that remain.
Biomedical Materials
Biomaterials are enabling tools for many advances in biomedical research. We offer a wide variety of biomedical materials for the synthesis of biocompatable scaffolds and devices.
Three-Dimensional Bioprinting for Tissue and Disease Modeling
Professor Shrike Zhang (Harvard Medical School, USA) discusses advances in 3D-bioprinted tissue models for in vitro drug testing, reviews bioink selections, and provides application examples of 3D bioprinting in tissue model biofabrication.
Poly(Glycerol Sebacate) in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
The world of commercial biomaterials has stagnated over the past 30 years as few materials have successfully transitioned from the bench to clinical use. Synthetic aliphatic polyesters have continued to dominate the field of resorbable biomaterials due to their long...
Nano- and Microfabricated Hydrogels for Regenerative Engineering Webinar
Nano- and Micro-fabricated Hydrogels for Regenerative Engineering
Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications
Dendrimers are just one class of nano-sized materials that are explored to develop new life-saving technologies. Single-wall carbon nanotubes are used to make miniaturized sensors for DNA, pathogens, and chemicals – for example glucose sensors. Multi-wall nanotubes, nanoclays, and ceramic...
CytoSoft® Elastic Modulus Plates
CytoSoft® elastic modulus plates are cell culture tools used to accurately analyze the effect of substrate stiffness/rigidity on cell behavior for mechanobiology applications covering a broad physiological range of 0.2 kPA- 64 kPa.
Nanomedicine – Translating Drug Delivery Formulations to Advance Drug Discovery
Learn more about how the NanoFabTx™ platform enables reproducible nanoformulation synthesis using conventional nanoprecipitation and advanced microfluidics-based synthesis techniques.
Degradable Poly(ethylene glycol) Hydrogels for 2D and 3D Cell Culture
Progress in biotechnology fields such as tissue engineering and drug delivery is accompanied by an increasing demand for diverse functional biomaterials. One class of biomaterials that has been the subject of intense research interest is hydrogels, because they closely mimic...
Tailoring Collagen-Based Matrices for Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering
Collagen molecules play a critical role in tissue architecture and strength, and in cell-matrix interactions as insoluble ligands to regulate the diverse phenotypic activities of cells.
Bioprinting for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
In the past two decades, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine have become important interdisciplinary fields that span biology, chemistry, engineering, and medicine.
What is a Cell Delivery Vehicle?
Cell delivery vehicle are components that can be associated with cells and that allow transplantation in human or animals hosts. These can be natural or synthetic components that will form a gel, embedding the cells.
Electrospun Nanofibers for Drug Delivery Systems
Local delivery of bioactive molecules using an implantable device can decrease the amount of drug dose required as well as non-target site toxicities compared to oral or systemic drug administration.
Hoare Lab – Professor Product Portal
The Hoare lab works at the interface of polymer science, physical chemistry, and biology, aiming to design novel materials with “smart” properties precisely tuned to the environment and application in which the material is to be used.
Injectable Hydrogels for Cell Delivery and Tissue Regeneration
The use of hydrogel-based biomaterials for the delivery and recruitment of cells to promote tissue regeneration in the body is of growing interest. This article discussed the application of hydrogels in cell delivery and tissue regeneration.
Medical Device Manufacturing
Learn about our offerings on application-relevant materials for R&D, scale-up, production, and QC for medical device manufacturers.
Versatile Cell Culture Scaffolds via Bio-orthogonal Click Reactions
Devising biomaterial scaffolds that are capable of recapitulating critical aspects of the complex extracellular nature of living tissues in a threedimensional (3D) fashion is a challenging requirement in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
3D Cell Culture Tools and Techniques
3D cell culture overview. Learn about 2D vs 3D cell culture, advantages of 3D cell culture, and techniques available to develop 3D cell models
3D Bioprinting
Our comprehensive portfolio of biocompatible materials and bioinks for 3D bioprinting and tissue engineering applications are optimized for high printing fidelity, cell viability and batch-to-batch reproducibility.
Materials Science and Engineering
Discover our broad portfolio of innovative biomedical, electronic, and energy materials, and nanomaterials to accelerate your scientific breakthroughs.
Preparation & Staining of 3D Printed Tissues & Scaffolds
Three-dimensional (3D) printing of biological tissue is rapidly becoming an integral part of tissue engineering.
3D Bioprinting: Bioink Selection Guide
Bioinks selection guide for 3D bioprinting of cells for tissues engineering applications.
Patterning of PEG-based Hydrogels - Engineering Spatial Complexity
In this article, we will discuss the benefits and limitations of several 2D and 3D scaffold patterning techniques that can be applied in the presence of cells. Although these methods will be discussed in the context of poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG)-based...
Poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) and Synthetic PEG Derivatives for Tissue Engineering and Cell Delivery
Highlighting new synthetic modifications of PEG to improve the mechanical properties and degradation of resulting hydrogels in tissue engineering applications.

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