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April 3rd, 2006

Nanostructured Materials Support Cell Growth

Reporting its work in the journal Biomaterials, a team of investigators led by Paolo Milani, Ph.D., at the University of Milan, in Italy, showed that nanostructured films of titanium dioxide, prepared using a supersonic beam of titanium oxide nanoparticles, has the granularity and porosity that is remarkably similar to that of the extracellular matrix upon which all cells grow in the body.


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