Mechanical properties of a biodegradeable bone regeneration scaffold

Blaise D. Porter, Jacob B. Oldham, Richard G. Payne, Kai Nan An, Bradford L. Currier, Antonios G. Mikos, Michael J. Yaszemski

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A biodegradable scaffold was designed for bone regeneration as well as for mechanical strength. As a result, a framework for osteoblast attachment with Elasticity compression (Ec) and E bending (Eb) on the same order of magnitude as trabecular bone was provided.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)0791816117
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Event1999 Bioengineering Conference - Big Sky, MT, USA
Duration: 1999 Jun 161999 Jun 20


Other1999 Bioengineering Conference
CityBig Sky, MT, USA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)


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