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International Journal of Biomaterials
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 290179, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/290179
Research Article

Preparation of Bioactive Titanium Surfaces via Fluoride and Fibronectin Retention

1Biomaterials Laboratory, Instituto Militar de Engenharia, Pr Gen Tibúrcio 80, 22290-270 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Avenue Carlos Chagas Filho, 373, Cidade Universitária-21941-902 Rio de janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Rodovia Washington Luís km 235, 13565-905 São Carlos, SP, Brazil

Received 4 August 2012; Accepted 26 September 2012

Academic Editor: Paulo Guilherme Coelho

Copyright © 2012 Carlos Nelson Elias et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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