3D Bioprinting and Nanotechnology in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Second Edition provides an in-depth introduction to bioprinting and nanotechnology and their industrial applications. Sections cover 4D Printing Smart Multi-responsive Structure, Cells for Bioprinting, 4D Printing Biomaterials, 3D/4D printing functional biomedical devices, 3D Printing for Cardiac and Heart Regeneration, Integrating 3D printing with Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal Regeneration, 3D Printing for Liver Regeneration, 3D Printing for Cancer Studies, 4D Printing Soft Bio-robots, Clinical Translation and Future Directions.
The book's team of expert contributors have pooled their expertise in order to provide a summary of the suitability, sustainability and limitations of each technique for each specific application. The increasing availability and decreasing costs of nanotechnologies and 3D printing technologies are driving their use to meet medical needs. This book provides an overview of these technologies and their integration.
Part I: Principles 1. Nanotechnology: A toolkit for cell behaviour 2. 3D printing and nanomanufacturing 3. 3D bioprinting techniques 4. 4D Printing Smart Multi-responsive Structure 5. The power of CAD/CAM laser bioprinting at the single cell level: evlution of printing 6. Engineering 2D and 3D cellular microenvironments using laser direct-write 7. Cells for Bioprinting 8. Biomaterials for 3D Bioprinting 9. 4D Printing Biomaterials
Part II: Applications: Nanotechnology and 3D Bioprinting for Tissue/Organ Regeneration 10. 3D/4D printing functional biomedical devices 11. Blood vessel regeneration 12. 3D Printing and Patterning Vasculature in Engineered Tissues 13. 3D Printing for Cardiac and Heart Regeneration 14. Craniofacial and dental tissue (metal printing focus) 15. Craniofacial Bone 16. Additive manufacturing for bone load bearing applications 17. 3D printing for cartilage 18. Integrating 3D printing with Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal Regeneration 19. Bioprinting for Skin 20. 3D Printing and Nanotechnology for Neural Tissue Regeneration 21. 3D Printing for Liver Regeneration 22. Organ printing 23. 3D Printing for Cancer Studies 24. 3D Bioprinting, Nanotechnology and Intellectual Property 25. Clinical Translation and Future Directions