Chapter 12. Nano-Apatitic Composite Scaffolds for Stem Cell Delivery and Bone Tissue Engineering
H.H.K. Xu123, M.D. Weir1, L. Zhao1, J.L. Moreau1, D.D. Arola13 and C.G. Simon4
1Department of Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, MD, USA
2Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
3Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD, USA
4Polymers Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, MD, USA

Contents

12.1 Introduction 189
12.2 Development of Nano-Apatitic and Macroporous Scaffolds 190
12.3 Cell Infiltration into Scaffold 192
12.4 Biomimetic Nano-Apatite–Collagen ...

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