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The recent revolution in the biological sciences and bioengineering, along with the advancements of modern design and manufacturing, biomaterials, biology, and biomedicine, have brought about the new field of computer-aided tissue engineering. Advances in this fascinating new area of study encompass broad applications in large-scale tissue engineering fabrication, artificial organs, orthopaedic implants, and biological chips. Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering highlights the interdisciplinary nature of this topic and reviews the current state of computer-aided three-dimensional tissue modeling, tissue classification, and tissue fabrication and implantation. Particular focus is placed on rapid prototyping and direct digital fabrication for cell and organs, construction of tissue analogs, and precursors to 3D tissue scaffolds. Written for the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology (TM) series, this work provides the kind of detailed description and implementation advice that is crucial for getting optimal results. Current and practical, Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering provides a coherent framework for researchers interested in these vital technologies and for clinicians who plan to implement them.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 360 pages
  • 180.34 x 254 x 25.4mm | 839.14g
  • Humana Press Inc.
  • Totowa, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 2012 ed.
  • 19 Tables, black and white; XI, 360 p. 203 illus., 114 illus. in color.
  • 1617797634
  • 9781617797637
  • 1,262,730

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The recent revolution in the biological sciences and bioengineering, along with the advancements of modern design and manufacturing, biomaterials, biology, and biomedicine, have brought about the new field of computer-aided tissue engineering. Advances in this fascinating new area of study encompass broad applications in large-scale tissue engineering fabrication, artificial organs, orthopaedic implants, and biological chips. Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering highlights the interdisciplinary nature of this topic and reviews the current state of computer-aided three-dimensional tissue modeling, tissue classification, and tissue fabrication and implantation. Particular focus is placed on rapid prototyping and direct digital fabrication for cell and organs, construction of tissue analogs, and precursors to 3D tissue scaffolds. Written for the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology(TM) series, this work provides the kind of detailed description and implementation advice that is crucial for getting optimal results. Current and practical, Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering provides a coherent framework for researchers interested in these vital technologies and for clinicians who plan to implement them.show more

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From the book reviews:"This is a text and atlas of bone, joint, and tissue engineering and 3 dimensional scaffolding. ... This book should be essential reading for orthopedic, plastic, and soft tissue reconstructive specialists. ... Excellent book and how to book for bioengineers." (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, April, 2015)show more

Table of contents

1. Computer-Aided Tissue Engineering: Benefiting from the Control Over Scaffold Micro-Architecture Ahmad M. Tarawneh, Matthew Wettergreen, and Michael A.K. Liebschner 2. Computer-Aided Approach for Customized Cell-Based Defect Reconstruction Ulrich Meyer, Jorg Neunzehn, and Hans Peter Wiesmann 3. A Novel Bone Scaffold Design Approach Based on Shape Function and All-Hexahedral Mesh Refinement Shengyong Cai, Juntong Xi, and C.K. Chua 4. Rapid Prototyping Composite and Complex Scaffolds with PAM2 Giovanni Vozzi, Annalisa Tirella, and Arti Ahluwalia 5. Scaffold Pore Space Modulation Through Intelligent Design of Dissolvable Micro-Particles Michael A.K. Liebschner and Matthew Wettergreen 6. Scaffold Informatics and Biomimetic Design: Three-Dimensional Medical Reconstruction Jorge Vicente Lopes da Silva, Tatiana Al-Chueyr Pereira Martins, and Pedro Yoshito Noritomi 7. The Development of Computer-Aided System for Tissue Scaffolds (CASTS) System for Functionally Graded Tissue-Engineering Scaffolds Novella Sudarmadji, Chee Kai Chua, and Kah Fai Leong 8. Computer-Designed Nano-Fibrous Scaffolds Laura A. Smith and Peter X. Ma 9. A Neural Network Technique for Re-Meshing of Bone Micro-Structure Anath Fischer and Yaron Holdstein 10. Using the Taguchi Method to Obtain More Finesse to the Biodegradable Fibers Ville Ella, Anne Rajala, Mikko Tukiainen, and Minna Kellomaki 11. Numerical Modeling in the Design and Evaluation of Scaffolds for Orthopaedic Applications Wojciech Swieszkowski and Krzysztof J. Kurzydlowski 12. Structural and Vascular Analysis of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, Part 1: : Numerical Fluid Analysis Henrique A. Almeida and Paulo J. Bartolo 13. Vascular and Structural Analysis of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, Part 2: Topology Optimization Henrique A. Almeida and Paulo J. Bartolo 14. Modeling of Bioreactor Hydrodynamic Environment and Its Effects on Tissue Growth Bahar Bilgen and Gilda A. Barabino 15. Recent Advances in 3D Printing of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds Min Lee and Benjamin M. Wu 16. Graft-Artery Junctions: Design Optimization and CAD Development Yos S. Morsi, Amal Ahmed Owida, Hung Do, Md. Shamsul Arefin, and Xungai Wang 17. Projection Printing of 3-Dimensional Tissue Scaffolds Yi Lu and Shaochen Chen 18. Laser Sintering for the Fabrication of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds Stefan Lohfeld and Peter E. McHugh 19. Three-Dimensional Microfabrication by Two-Photon Polymerization Technique Aleksandr Ovsianikov and Boris N. Chichkov 20. Direct Fabrication as a Patient Targeted Therapeutic in a Clinical Environment Dietmar W. Hutmacher, Maria Ann Woodruff, Kevin Shakesheff, and Robert E. Guldberg 21. Microstereolithography-Based Computer-Aided Manufacturing for Tissue Engineering Dong-Who Cho and Hyun-Wook Kangshow more

Review Text

From the book reviews: "This is a text and atlas of bone, joint, and tissue engineering and 3 dimensional scaffolding. ... This book should be essential reading for orthopedic, plastic, and soft tissue reconstructive specialists. ... Excellent book and how to book for bioengineers." (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, April, 2015)show more