Advances in Chemical Engineering
Molecular and Cellular Foundations of Biomaterials
- Nicholas Peppas, Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, and Division of Pharmaceutics, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712-0231
- Michael Sefton, Intitute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto.
This latest volume in the Advances in Chemical Engineering series, is a contemporary analysis of the preparation, structure and properties ofbiomaterials with emphasis on the molecular design and material/polymerinteractions. The book addresses cell-biomaterials adhesion,biomaterials and gene therapy, protein adsorption , platelet and whitecell activation processes, molecular design and surface modification ofnovel biomaterials.
Chemical engineers, materials scientists, bioengineers, biologists and biomedical scientists.