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同济大学医学院生物医学工程与纳米科学研究院
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报告题目: Engineering Vascularized Bone Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration

报告人: Dr. Yunqing Kang

邀请人:Dr. Chao Lin
讲座时间:2014年12月11日(星期四)13:30
讲座地点:同济大学医学院纳米院219会议室(南校区高等技术学院大楼纳米院219室)
报告内容简介:
        The repair and reconstruction of large musculoskeletal defects using synthetic tissue-engineered scaffolds is still extremely challenging due to insufficient vascularization. Most approaches of vascularization rely on the self-assembly of endothelial cells to form blood vessels in biodegradable scaffolds, but it rarely occurs. In our study, we developed a template-casting method to fabricate an interconnected porous bioceramic scaffold and used a cell electrochemical detachment technique to engineer a vascular network in the channeled bioceramic scaffold for vascularization. Results showed that microvascular networks robustly formed in the entire scaffold. In vivo results from nude mice showed that pre-vascularized scaffolds established significant blood flow. The success of this study advanced the development of microengineering vascular networks in a functional bone tissue construct. This is a stepping-stone to our goal: the clinic transformative application of the vascularized bioceramic scaffolds in the regeneration of craniofacial and large bone defects.
 
报告人简介:

        Dr. Yunqing Kang is now an assistant professor in Florida Atlantic University (USA). His research background is in biomedical engineering, biomaterials and bone tissue regeneration. Over the past 5 years he have gained considerable experience in tissue engineering including tissue regeneration of craniofacial bone defects and large bone defects from the School of Dentistry, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University.

 
 
 
 

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