Biomaterials: The Intersection of Biology and Materials Science
ISBN: 0130097101
EAN13: 9780130097101
Publisher: Pearson
Pages: 512
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 10.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover

Biomaterials: The Intersection of Biology and Materials Science

Book Overview
Intended for use in an introductory course on biomaterials, taught primarily in departments of biomedical engineering. The book covers classes of materials commonly used in biomedical applications, followed by coverage of the biocompatibility of those materials with the biological environment. Finally, it covers some in-depth applications of biomaterials. It does all of this with an overall emphasis on tissue engineering.