Antimicrobial Coatings and Modifications on Medical Devices

Antimicrobial Coatings and Modifications on Medical Devices

Hardcover(1st ed. 2017)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319574929
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 05/25/2017
Edition description: 1st ed. 2017
Pages: 273
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Dr. Zheng Zhang is Principle Scientists and one of the founding researchers at Semprus BioScience, a biotechnology R&D firm established in the Langer Laboratory at MIT.

Table of Contents

Preface.- Chapter 1, Antimicrobial surfaces (overview).- Chapter 2, Bacteria attachment and surface characteristics.- Chapter 3, Control biofilm formation on artificial surfaces.- Chapter 4, Controlled release antimicrobial coatings.- Chapter 5, Non-fouling antimicrobial surface modifications and coatings.- Chapter 6, Degradable antimicrobial coatings.- Chapter 7, Surface modification strategies through inhibit quorum sensing.- Chapter 8, Ion-based antimicrobial surfaces and coatings .- Chapter 9, Antimicrobial peptides and their surface grafting.- Chapter 10, Surface modification with antimicrobial polymers.- Chapter 11, Developing antimicrobial medical devices from regulatory perspective.- Chapter 12, Environmentally benign antimicrobial coatings

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