Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2010, Article ID 232017, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/232017
Research Article

Electrospun Poly(L-Lactide-co-ε-Caprolactone)/Polyethylene Oxide/Hydroxyapaite Nanofibrous Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration

1Institute of Nano and Bio-Polymeric Material, School of Material Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, China
2School of Stomatology, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, China

Received 28 September 2009; Revised 22 November 2009; Accepted 5 March 2010

Academic Editor: Huisheng Peng

Copyright © 2010 Gang Wang 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.

Linked References

  1. N. P. Lang, C. H. Hämmerle, U. Brägger, B. Lehmann, and S. R. Nyman, “Guided tissue regeneration in jawbone defects prior to implant placement,” Clinical Oral Implants Research, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 92–97, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. C. Tinti, G. Vincenzi, P. Cortellini, G. Pini Prato, and C. Clauser, “Guided tissue regeneration in the treatment of human facial recession. A 12-case report,” Journal of Periodontology, vol. 63, no. 6, pp. 554–560, 1992. View at Google Scholar
  3. H. M. Powell and S. T. Boyce, “Fiber density of electrospun gelatin scaffolds regulates morphogenesis of dermal-epidermal skin substitutes,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, vol. 84, no. 4, pp. 1078–1086, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. T. Takata, H.-L. Wang, and M. Miyauchi, “Attachment, proliferation and differentiation of periodontal ligament cells on various guided tissue regeneration membranes,” Journal of Periodontal Research, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 322–327, 2001. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. R. G. Caffesse, C. E. Nasjleti, E. C. Morrison, and R. Sanchez, “Guided tissue regeneration: comparison of bioabsorbable and non-bioabsorbable membranes. Histologic and histometric study in dogs,” Journal of Periodontology, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 583–591, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. A. K. Schlegel, H. Möhler, F. Busch, and A. Mehl, “Preclinical and clinical studies of a collagen membrane (Bio-Gide®),” Biomaterials, vol. 18, no. 7, pp. 535–538, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. A. Stavropoulos, A. Sculean, and T. Karring, “GTR treatment of intrabony defects with PLA/PGA copolymer or collagen bioresorbable membranes in combination with deproteinized bovine bone (Bio-Oss),” Clinical Oral Investigations, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 226–232, 2004. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. J.-H. Song, H.-E. Kim, and H.-W. Kim, “Production of electrospun gelatin nanofiber by water-based co-solvent approach,” Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 95–102, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. P. Pellen-Mussi, P. Fravalo, M. Guigand, and M. Bonnaure-Mallet, “Evaluation of cellular proliferation on collagenous membranes,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 331–336, 1997. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. S. M. Kuo, S. J. Chang, T. W. Chen, and T. C. Kuan, “Guided tissue regeneration for using a chitosan membrane: an experimental study in rats,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, vol. 76, no. 2, pp. 408–415, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. U. S. Sajeev, K. A. Anand, D. Menon, and S. Nair, “Control of nanostructures in PVA, PVA/chitosan blends and PCL through electrospinning,” Bulletin of Materials Science, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 343–351, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. H. W. Kim, J. H. Song, and H. E. Kim, “Nanofiber genenration of gelation-hydroxyapatite biomimetics for guided tissue regeneration,” Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 15, pp. 1988–1994, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  13. E. Milella, G. Barra, P. A. Ramires, G. Leo, P. Aversa, and A. Romito, “Poly(L-lactide)acid/alginate composite membranes for guided tissue regeneration,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 248–257, 2001. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. Z.-M. Huang, Y. Zhang, and S. Ramakrishna, “Double-layered composite nanofibers and their mechanical performance,” Journal of Polymer Science, Part B, vol. 43, no. 20, pp. 2852–2861, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. K. Fujihara, M. Kotaki, and S. Ramakrishna, “Guided bone regeneration membrane made of polycaprolactone/calcium carbonate composite nano-fibers,” Biomaterials, vol. 26, no. 19, pp. 4139–4147, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. X. Xu, X. Chen, A. Liu, Z. Hong, and X. Jing, “Electrospun poly(l-lactide)-grafted hydroxyapatite/poly(l-lactide) nanocomposite fibers,” European Polymer Journal, vol. 43, no. 8, pp. 3187–3196, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. I. K. Kwon and T. Matsuda, “Co-electrospun nanofiber fabrics of poly(L-lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) with type I collagen or heparin,” Biomacromolecules, vol. 6, pp. 2096–2105, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  18. J. H. Kim, P.-H. Choung, I. Y. Kim et al., “Electrospun nanofibers composed of poly(ε-caprolactone) and polyethylenimine for tissue engineering applications,” Materials Science and Engineering C, vol. 29, no. 5, pp. 1725–1731, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. Y. Ueyama, K. Ishikawa, T. Mano et al., “Usefulness as guided bone regeneration membrane of the alginate membrane,” Biomaterials, vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 2027–2033, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. G. R. H. Owen, J. Jackson, B. Chehroudi, H. Burt, and D. M. Brunette, “A PLGA membrane controlling cell behaviour for promoting tissue regeneration,” Biomaterials, vol. 26, no. 35, pp. 7447–7456, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. M. Kikuchi, Y. Koyama, T. Yamada et al., “Development of guided bone regeneration membrane composed of β-tricalcium phosphate and poly(L-lactide-co-glycolide-co-ε- caprolactone) composites,” Biomaterials, vol. 25, no. 28, pp. 5979–5986, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. S. Liao, W. Wang, M. Uo et al., “A three-layered nano-carbonated hydroxyapatite/collagen/PLGA composite membrane for guided tissue regeneration,” Biomaterials, vol. 26, no. 36, pp. 7564–7571, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. Y. J. Park, K. H. Nam, S. J. Ha, C. M. Pai, C. P. Chung, and S. J. Lee, “Porous poly(L-lactide) membranes for guided tissue regeneration and controlled drug delivery: membrane fabrication and characterization,” Journal of Controlled Release, vol. 43, no. 2-3, pp. 151–160, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. K. S. Tiaw, S. H. Teoh, R. Chen, and M. H. Hong, “Processing methods of ultrathin poly(ε-caprolactone) films for tissue engineering applications,” Biomacromolecules, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 807–816, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  25. J. Lannutti, D. Reneker, T. Ma, D. Tomasko, and D. Farson, “Electrospinning for tissue engineering scaffolds,” Materials Science and Engineering C, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 504–509, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  26. Q. P. Pham, U. Sharma, and A. G. Mikos, “Electrospun poly(ε-caprolactone) microfiber and multilayer nanofiber/microfiber scaffolds: characterization of scaffolds and measurement of cellular infiltration,” Biomacromolecules, vol. 7, no. 10, pp. 2796–2805, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  27. K. Fujihara, M. Kotaki, and S. Ramakrishna, “Guided bone regeneration membrane made of polycaprolactone/calcium carbonate composite nano-fibers,” Biomaterials, vol. 26, no. 19, pp. 4139–4147, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  28. H.-W. Kim, H.-H. Lee, and J. C. Knowles, “Electrospinning biomedical nanocomposite fibers of hydroxyapaite/ poly(lactic acid) for bone regeneration,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Part A, vol. 79, no. 3, pp. 643–649, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  29. G. Shuying, Z. Hui, R. Jie, and Z. Xinyu, “Sol-gel synthesis and characterisation of nano-sized hydroxyapatite powders and hydroxyapatite/ poly(D,L-lactide-co-glycolide) composite scaffolds,” Polymers & Polymer Composites, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 137–144, 2007. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  30. K. Garkhal, S. Verma, S. Jonnalagadda, and N. Kumar, “Fast degradable poly(L-lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) microspheres for tissue engineering: synthesis, characterization, and degradation behavior,” Journal of Polymer Science, Part A, vol. 45, no. 13, pp. 2755–2764, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  31. S. L. Shenoy, W. D. Bates, H. L. Frisch, and G. E. Wnek, “Role of chain entanglements on fiber formation during electrospinning of polymer solutions: good solvent, non-specific polymer-polymer interaction limit,” Polymer, vol. 46, no. 10, pp. 3372–3384, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  32. J. H. Yu, S. V. Fridrikh, and G. C. Rutledge, “The role of elasticity in the formation of electrospun fibers,” Polymer, vol. 47, no. 13, pp. 4789–4797, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  33. B. Duan, C. Dong, X. Yuan, and K. Yao, “Electrospinning of chitosan solutions in acetic acid with poly(ethylene oxide),” Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 797–811, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus