Encyclopedia of Biomaterials and Biomedical Bioengineering

Written by more than 400 subject experts representing diverse academic and applied domains, this multidisciplinary resource surveys the vanguard of biomaterials and biomedical engineering technologies utilizing biomaterials that lead to quality of life improvements. Building on traditional engineering principles it serves to bridge advances in material science, life science, nanotechnology, and cell biology to innovations in solving medical problems with applications in tissue engineering, prosthetics, drug delivery, biosensors, and medical devices.
Gary E. Wnek, Gary L. Bowlin, Informa Health Care, 2008