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Publikācija: Design of Multifunctional Micro-Granules based on Sr-Substituted Hydroxyapatite and Poly (Vinyl Alcohol)

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Title in original language Design of Multifunctional Micro-Granules based on Sr-Substituted Hydroxyapatite and Poly (Vinyl Alcohol)
Field of research 2. Engineering and technology
Sub-field of research 2.5 Materials engineering
Authors Kristīne Šalma-Ancāne
Līga Stīpniece
Anna Vojevodova
Inga Narkevica
Līga Bērziņa-Cimdiņa
Keywords hydroxyapatite, poly (vinyl alcohol), spray drying, microgranules
Abstract In recent years, fabrication of porous bioceramic scaffolds, inorganic/organic biocomposites mimicking the composite nature of real bone has attracted research interest in the field of bone regeneration. Investigations on composites based of bioactive calcium phosphate phases and synthetic biodegradable polymers for biomedical applications appear to be an advanced topic in biomaterials research. The aim of this study was to design suitable technology for obtaining multifunctional micro-granules for medical application such as bone filler materials or micro-carriers for drug delivery.
Reference Šalma-Ancāne, K., Stīpniece, L., Vojevodova, A., Narkevica, I., Bērziņa-Cimdiņa, L. Design of Multifunctional Micro-Granules based on Sr-Substituted Hydroxyapatite and Poly (Vinyl Alcohol). In: Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials 8th Conference "Design of Biomaterials": Book of Abstracts, Latvia, Sigulda, 6-8 May, 2015. Riga: 2015, pp.83-83.
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