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Mathematical and computational modelling of tissue engineered bone in a hydrostatic bioreactor

Abstract:

In vitro tissue engineering is a method for developing living and functional tissues external to the body, often within a device called a bioreactor to control the chemical and mechanical environment. However, the quality of bone tissue engineered products is currently inadequate for clinical use as the implant cannot bear weight. In an effort to improve the quality of the construct, hydrostatic pressure, the pressure in a fluid at equilibrium that is required to balance the forc...

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Role:
Supervisor
Role:
Supervisor
Role:
Supervisor
Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Computational Biology
Oxford college:
Jesus College
Department:
Mathematical, Physical & Life Sciences Division - Department of Computer Science
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
URN:
uuid:05845740-1a74-4e19-95ea-6b5229d1af27
Local pid:
ora:9192

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