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  1. Content type: Research article

    Retro MTA is a fast setting Calcium silicate cement used in endodontic regeneration procedures in recent years. Beta-tricalcium phosphate (β-TCP) is another common biomaterial used for bone augmentation proced...

    Authors: Omid Fakheran, Reza Birang, Patrick R. Schmidlin, Sayed Mohammad Razavi and Parichehr Behfarnia

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:14

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    Natural biological magnetite nanoparticles are widely distributed from microorganisms to humans. It is found to be very important in organisms, especially in navigation. Moreover, purified magnetite nanopartic...

    Authors: Tong Wen, Yunpeng Zhang, Yuanyuan Geng, Junquan Liu, Abdul Basit, Jiesheng Tian, Ying Li, Jilun Li, Jing Ju and Wei Jiang

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:13

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    It has been reported that the microporous structure of calcium phosphate (CaP) ceramics is important to osteoconduction. Bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) has been shown to be a promising alternative to bon...

    Authors: Atsuhito Kakuta, Takaaki Tanaka, Masaaki Chazono, Hirokazu Komaki, Seiichiro Kitasato, Naoya Inagaki, Shoshi Akiyama and Keishi Marumo

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:12

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Tendons play an important role in transferring stress between muscles and bones and in maintaining the stability of joints. Tendon tears are difficult to heal and are associated with high recurrence rates. So,...

    Authors: Harshini Ramakrishna, Tieshi Li, Ting He, Joseph Temple, Martin W. King and Anna Spagnoli

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:11

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  5. Content type: Short Report

    Sub-microfibers and nanofibers have a high surface-to-volume ratio, which makes them suitable for diverse applications including environmental remediation and filtration, energy production and storage, electro...

    Authors: Kylie Koenig, Konrad Beukenberg, Fabian Langensiepen and Gunnar Seide

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:10

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Antimicrobial technologies, including silver-containing medical devices, are increasingly utilized in clinical regimens to mitigate risks of microbial colonization. Silver-functionalized resorbable biomaterial...

    Authors: Tanvi Karnik, Sandi G. Dempsey, Micheal J. Jerram, Arun Nagarajan, Ravindra Rajam, Barnaby C. H. May and Christopher H. Miller

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:6

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  7. Content type: Research article

    Bone allografts are used in many orthopedic procedures to provide structural stability as well as an osteoconductive matrix for bone ingrowth and fusion. Traditionally, bone allografts have been preserved by e...

    Authors: Brian Samsell, Davorka Softic, Xiaofei Qin, Julie McLean, Payal Sohoni, Katrina Gonzales and Mark A. Moore

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:5

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  8. Content type: Research article

    After recognition of 3D printing and injectable hydrogel as a critical issue in tissue/organ engineering and regenerative medicine society, many hydrogels as bioinks have been developed worldwide by using poly...

    Authors: Insup Noh, Nahye Kim, Hao Nguyen Tran, Jaehoo Lee and Chibum Lee

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:3

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Coffee silverskin is a thin film that covers the raw coffee bean. In general, coffee silverskin, which detaches during the coffee roasting process, is disposed as firelighters or dispatched to landfills and ca...

    Authors: Song Hua Xuan, Keon Soo Lee, Hyo Jin Jeong, Young Min Park, Ji Hoon Ha and Soo Nam Park

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:2

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  10. Content type: Research article

    Hybrid scaffolds combining biodegradable polymers and ceramic particles for control of cell adhesion and proliferation are interesting materials for tissue engineering applications. Combinations of biodegradab...

    Authors: Gopinathan Janarthanan, In Gul Kim, Eun-Jae Chung and Insup Noh

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2019 23:1

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  11. Content type: Short report

    Autologous bone remains the gold standard grafting substrate for bone fusions used for small gaps and critical defects. However, significant morbidity is associated with the harvesting of autologous bone graft...

    Authors: José Miguel Campos, Ana Catarina Sousa, Pedro Olivério Pinto, Jorge Ribeiro, Miguel Lacueva França, Ana Rita Caseiro, Mariana Vieira Branquinho, Sílvia Santos Pedrosa, Carla Mendonça, Ana Brandão, José Domingos Santos, Américo Afonso, Luís Miguel Atayde, Ana Lúcia Luís and Ana Colette Maurício

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:38

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  12. Content type: Review

    Silicone implants are biomaterials that are frequently used in the medical industry due to their physiological inertness and low toxicity. However, capsular contracture remains a concern in long-term transplan...

    Authors: Byung Ho Shin, Byung Hwi Kim, Sujin Kim, Kangwon Lee, Young Bin Choy and Chan Yeong Heo

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:37

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  13. Content type: Research article

    Carbonate apatite (CO3Ap) and silica-calcium phosphate composite (SCPC) are bone substitutes with good prospect for dental application. SCPC creates a hydroxyapatite surface layer and stimulate bone cell function...

    Authors: Myrna Nurlatifah Zakaria, Arief Cahyanto and Ahmed El-Ghannam

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:35

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  14. Content type: Review

    Interest in subcellular organelle-targeting theranostics is substantially increasing due to the significance of subcellular organelle-targeting drug delivery for maximizing therapeutic effects and minimizing s...

    Authors: Han Chang Kang

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:34

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs) are, due to their pluripotency, useful sources of cells for stem cell therapy and tissue regeneration. The phenotypes of hMSCs are strongly influenced by their microenviron...

    Authors: Hatice O. Ozguldez, Junghwa Cha, Yoonmi Hong, Ilkyoo Koh and Pilnam Kim

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:32

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  16. Content type: Short Report

    Black phosphorus (BP) has emerged as a novel class of nanomaterials owing to its unique optical and electronic properties. BP, a two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterial, is a structure where phosphorenes are stacked...

    Authors: Yong Cheol Shin, Su-Jin Song, Yu Bin Lee, Moon Sung Kang, Hyun Uk Lee, Jin-Woo Oh and Dong-Wook Han

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:31

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  17. Content type: Research article

    Mucoadhesive polymers, which may increase the contact time between the polymer and the tissue, have been widely investigated for pharmaceutical formulations. In this study, we developed a new polysaccharide-ba...

    Authors: Ik Sung Cho, Hye Min Oh, Myeong Ok Cho, Bo Seul Jang, Jung-Kyo Cho, Kyoung Hwan Park, Sun-Woong Kang and Kang Moo Huh

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:30

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  18. Content type: Review

    The main purpose of drug delivery systems is to deliver the drugs at the appropriate concentration to the precise target site. Recently, the application of a thin film in the field of drug delivery has gained ...

    Authors: Sohyeon Park, Uiyoung Han, Daheui Choi and Jinkee Hong

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:29

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  19. Content type: Research article

    The chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) is regulated by many factors, including oxygen tensions, growth factors, and cytokines. Evidences have suggested that low oxygen tension seems ...

    Authors: Hyun Cheol Bae, Hee Jung Park, Sun Young Wang, Ha Ru Yang, Myung Chul Lee and Hyuk-Soo Han

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:28

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Biomaterials Research 2019 23:7

  20. Content type: Review

    Cell behavior is the key to tissue regeneration. Given the fact that most of the cells used in tissue engineering are anchorage-dependent, their behavior including adhesion, growth, migration, matrix synthesis...

    Authors: Ibrahim Fatih Cengiz, Joaquim Miguel Oliveira and Rui L. Reis

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:26

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  21. Content type: Review

    Recently, cancer immunotherapy has become standard for cancer treatment. Immunotherapy not only treats primary tumors, but also prevents metastasis and recurrence, representing a major advantage over conventio...

    Authors: Wooram Park, Young-Jae Heo and Dong Keun Han

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:24

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  22. Content type: Research article

    Biogenic fabrication of silver nanoparticles from naturally occurring biomaterials provides an alternative, eco-friendly and cost-effective means of obtaining nanoparticles. It is a favourite pursuit of all sc...

    Authors: Khwaja Salahuddin Siddiqi, M. Rashid, A. Rahman, Tajuddin, Azamal Husen and Sumbul Rehman

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:23

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  23. Content type: Research article

    Antigen-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTLs), which eliminate target cells bearing antigenic peptides presented by surface major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I molecules, play a key role in cancer...

    Authors: Jung Min Shin, Seok Ho Song, N. Vijayakameswara Rao, Eun Sook Lee, Hyewon Ko and Jae Hyung Park

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:21

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  24. Content type: Research article

    Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic progressive metabolic disease that involves uncontrolled elevation of blood glucose levels. Among various therapeutic approaches, GLP-1 prevents type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2...

    Authors: Seungbin Cha, Sun Hwa Lee, Sung Hun Kang, Mohammad Nazmul Hasan, Young Jun Kim, Sungpil Cho and Yong-Kyu Lee

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:19

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  25. Content type: Research article

    Electrospun fibrous matrices are of great importance for tissue engineering and drug delivery device. However, relatively low mechanical strength of the fibrous matrix is one of the major disadvantages. NDs wi...

    Authors: Guk Young Ahn, Tae-Kyung Ryu, Yu Ri Choi, Ju Ri Park, Min Jeong Lee and Sung-Wook Choi

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:16

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  26. Content type: Retraction Note

    This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to lack of permission to use and publish the data reported. All authors agree to this retraction.

    Authors: Sarath Chandra Veerla, Da Reum Kim and Sung Yun Yang

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:15

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    The original article was published in Biomaterials Research 2018 22:7

  27. Content type: Research article

    Successful nerve regeneration depends upon directed migration of morphologically specialized repair state Schwann cells across a nerve defect. Although several groups have studied directed migration of Schwann...

    Authors: Elisabeth B. Evans, Samantha W. Brady, Anubhav Tripathi and Diane Hoffman-Kim

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:14

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  28. Content type: Research article

    Formation of mature and functional articular cartilage is still challenging in cartilage tissue engineering. This study investigates the potential of using heparin-grafted decellularized extracellular matrix (...

    Authors: Yong Kwan Noh, Ping Du, Avelino Dos Santos Da Costa and Kwideok Park

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:12

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  29. Content type: Review

    The worldwide demand for the organ replacement or tissue regeneration is increasing steadily. The advancements in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine have made it possible to regenerate such damaged o...

    Authors: Janarthanan Gopinathan and Insup Noh

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:11

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  30. Content type: Review

    In the past decade, stem cells, with their ability to differentiate into various types of cells, have been proven to be resourceful in regenerative medicine and tissue engineering. Despite the ability to repai...

    Authors: Ee-Seul Kang, Da-Seul Kim, Intan Rosalina Suhito, Wanhee Lee, Inbeom Song and Tae-Hyung Kim

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:10

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  31. Content type: Research article

    Controlled drug delivery system is highly important for not only prolonged the efficacy of drug but also cellular development for tissue engineering. A number of biopoly...

    Authors: Sarath Chandra Veerla, Da Reum Kim and Sung Yun Yang

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:7

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    The Retraction Note to this article has been published in Biomaterials Research 2018 22:15

  32. Content type: Research article

    Biomaterials that promote the self-renewal ability and differentiation capacity of neural stem cells (NSCs) are desirable for improving stem cell therapy to treat neurodegenerative diseases. Incorporation of m...

    Authors: Jung Seung Lee, Kisuk Yang, Ann-Na Cho and Seung-Woo Cho

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:5

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  33. Content type: Research article

    Zwitterionic molecules have been widely studied as coating materials for preparing anti-fouling surfaces because they possess strong hydration properties that can resist non-specific protein adsorption. Numero...

    Authors: Se Yeong Lee, Yunki Lee, Phuong Le Thi, Dong Hwan Oh and Ki Dong Park

    Citation: Biomaterials Research 2018 22:3

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