- Discusses recent advances in tissue and organ fabrication
- Provides translational-research aspects that are often lacking in existing literature
- Contains chapters that are multi-authored by international experts in the field
1. Fundamentals on Tissue/Organ Regeneration 2. Tissue Repair with Natural Extra Cellular Matrix (ECM) Scaffolds 3. Engineered Surfaces: A Plausible Alternative in Overviewing Critical Barriers for Reconstructing Modern Therapeutics or Biomimetic Scaffolds 4. Strategies of 3D Bioprinting and Parameters that Determine Cell Interaction with the Scaffold 5. Multipotent Nature of Dental Pulp Stem Cells for Regeneration of Varied Tissues- A Personalized Medicine Approach 6. Regenerating the Heart: The Past, The Present, and The Future 7. Engineering Cardiac Tissue: Concepts and Future 8. Vascular Regeneration and Tissue Engineering: Requirement, Progress, Clinical Impact and Future Challenges 9. Oral Tissue Regeneration: Current Status & Future Perspective 10. Regenerative Technologies for Oral Structures 11. State-of-the-Art Strategies and Future Interventions in Bone and Cartilage Repair for Personalized regenerative Therapy 12. Muscle Tissue Engineering
A Materials Perspective 13. Recent Developments and New Potentials in Neuronal Regeneration 14. Regenerated Lung 15. 3D Printing in Regenerative Medicine 16. Role of umbilical cord stem cells in tissue engineering
Chandra P. Sharma iChandra P. Sharma is Adjunct Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, and Hon. Emeritus Professor, College of Biomedical Engineering & Applied Sciences, Purbanchal University, Nepal. He was formerly Senior Scientist, G and Head, Biomedical Technology Wing, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), Trivandrum and has been Head, Biosurface Technology Division, SCTIMST, Trivandrum. He has also been Associate Head, Biomedical Technology Wing, and Associate Dean, SCTIMST Trivandrum. He has been recognized with various awards and honors such as MRSI medal (1994) and MRSI-ICSC Superconductivity & Materials Science Annual Prize Award 2009 - Materials Research Society of India, Distinguished Scientist award - Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, India (SBAOI) and shares Whitaker and National Science Foundation Award - International Society for Artificial Organs (ISAO) USA.