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Immunomodulatory IL-23 receptor antagonist peptide nanocoatings for implant soft tissue healingPizarek, J.A.; Fischer, N.G.; Aparicio, C Dental Materials


Implant surface physicochemistry affects keratinocyte hemidesmosome formation. Raptopoulos, M.; Fischer, N.G.; Aparicio, C Journal of Biomedical Materials Research-Part A

Functional signatures of ex-vivo dental caries onset. Moussa, D.G..; Sharma, A.K.; Mansour, T.M.; Witthuhn, B.; Perdigao, J.; Rudney, J.D.; Aparicio, C.; Gomez, A.  Journal of Oral Microbiology


Gelatin Methacryloyl Hydrogels for Musculoskeletal Tissue Regeneration. Kim, Y.-H.; Dawson, J.I.; Oreffo, R.O.C.; Tabata, Y.; Kumar, D.; Aparicio, C.; Mutreja, I.  Bioengineering


Development of standard protocols for biofilm-biomaterial interface testing. Cieplik F., Aparicio C., Kreth J., Schmalz G.  JADA Foundational Science


Strontium- and peptide-modified silicate nanostructures for dual osteogenic and antimicrobial activity. Mutreja I., Kumar D., Hogan K., Campbell E., Mansky K, Aparicio C. Biomaterials Advances


Junctional epithelium and hemidesmosomes: Tape and rivets for solving the “percutaneous device dilemma” in dental and other permanent implants. Fischer N.G., Aparicio C. Bioactive Materials


Guiding bone formation using semi-onlay calcium phosphate implants in an ovine calvarial model. Billstrom G.H., Lopes V.R., Illies C., Gallinetti S., Aberg J., Aparicio C., Larsson S., Kihlstrom L., Linder B., Birgersoon U.  Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine


Dual keratinocyte-attachment and anti-inflammatory coatings for soft tissue sealing around transmucosal oral implants. Boda S.K., Aparicio C. Biomaterials Science


Tapping Basement Membrane Motifs: Oral Junctional Epithelium for Surface-mediated Soft Tissue Attachment to Prevent Failure of Percutaneous Devices. Fischer N.G., Kobe A.C., Dai J., He J., Wang H., Pizarek J.A., De Jong D.A., Ye Z., Huang S., Aparicio C. Acta Biomaterialia

Hybrid nanocoatings of self-assembled organic-inorganic amphiphiles for prevention of implant infections. Ye Z., Sang T., Li K., Fischer N.G., Mutreja I., Echeverría C., Kumar D., Tang Z., Aparicio C. Acta Biomaterialia

Utilizing a degradation prediction pathway system to understand how a novel methacrylate derivative polymer with flipped external ester groups retains physico-mechanical properties following esterase exposure. Kumar D., Ghose D., Mutreja I., Bolskar R.D., Aparicio C., Jones R.S. Dental Materials


Relevant Aspects of Piranha Passivation in Ti6Al4V Alloy Dental Meshes. Cruz N., Gil J., Punset M., Manero J.M., Tondela J.P., VerdeguerP.,  Aparicio C, Ruperez E. Coatings

Systemic versus free antibiotic delivery in preventing acute exogenous implant related infection in a rat model. Marston S., Mueller G.M., Sabin A., Hansen G.T., Lindgren G.T., Aparicio C., Armstrong A.R., Larsen O.H., Schmidt A., Kyle R., Gustilo R., Tsukayama D., Bechtold J., Bue M. Journal of Orthopaedic Research

Interactions of two enantiomers of a designer antimicrobial peptide with structural components of the bacterial cell envelope. Ye Z., Aparicio C. Journal of Peptide Science


Culture and characterization of various porcine integumentary-connective tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells to facilitate tissue adhesion to percutaneous metal implants. Dey D., Fischer N.G., Dragon A.H., Ronzier E., Mutreja I., Danielson D.T., Homer C.J., Forsberg J.A., Bechtold J.E., Aparicio C, Davis TA. Stem Cell Research & Therapy


Machined versus cast abutments for dental implants: a 1-year within patients multicentre randomised controlled trial on single crowns with an in vitro evaluation of their marginal seal capacity. Esposito M., Aparicio C., Xhanari E., Meloni M.S., Bolle C., Buti J., Boda S.K., Tallarico M. Clinical Trials in Dentistry

Antimicrobial and enzyme-responsive multi-peptide surfaces for bone-anchored devices. Fischer N.G., Chen X., Astleford-Hopper K., He J., Mullikin A.F., Mansky K.C., Aparicio C. Materials Science and Engineering: C

Biomimetic mineralized hybrid scaffolds with antimicrobial peptides. Ye Z., Zhu X., Mutreja I., Boda S.K., Fischer N.G., Zhang A., Lui C., Qi Y., Aparicio C. Bioactive Materials

The salivary pellicle on dental biomaterials. Fischer N.G., Aparicio C. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces


A novel dental polymer with a flipped external ester group design that resists degradation via polymer backbone preservationKumar D., Bolskar R.D., Malone S., Mutreja I., Aparicio C., Jones R.S. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering

Dual oral tissue adhesive nanofiber membranes for ph-responsive delivery of antimicrobial peptidesBoda S.K., Fischer N.G., Ye Z., Aparicio C. Biomacromolecules

Unraveling dominant surface physicochemistry to build antimicrobial peptide coatings with supramolecular amphiphilesYe Z., Kobe A., Sang T., Aparicio C. Nanoscale

Harnessing biomolecules for bioinspired dental biomaterials. Fischer N.G., Munchow E.A., Tamerler C., Bottino M.C., Aparicio C. Journal of Materials Chemistry B

Keratinocyte-specific peptide-based surfaces for hemidesmosome and prevention of bacterial colonizationFischer N.G., Moussa M.G., Skoe E.P., De Jong D.A., Aparicio C. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering

Targeting the oral plaque microbiome with immobilized anti-biofilm peptides at tooth-restoration interfaces. Moussa D.G., Aparicio C. PLOS ONE

Cell responses to titanium and titanium alloys. Mutreja I., Ye Z., Aparicio C. In Handbook of

Biomaterials Biocompatibility, ed. by Masoud Mozafari

On the proliferation of cell proliferation tests. Fischer N.G., Aparicio C. In Handbook of

Biomaterials Biocompatibility, ed. by Masoud Mozafari

​​​​​​​​​Dual self-assembled nanostructures from intrinsically disordered protein polymers with LCST behavior and antimicrobial peptides. Acosta S., Ye Z., Aparicio C., Alonso M, Rodriguez-Cabello J.C. Biomacromolecules

Surface immobilization chemistry of a laminin-derived peptide affects keratinocyte activity. Fischer N.G., He J., Aparicio C. Coatings

Loss of myocyte enhancer factor 2 expression in osteoclasts leads to opposing skeletal phenotypes. Blixt N., Norton A., Zhang A., Aparicio C., Prasad H., Gopalakrishnan R., Jensen E.D., Mansky K.C. Bone

Biomimetic fabrication and characterization of collagen/strontium hydroxyapatite nanocomposite. Yipin Q., Sui M., Ye Z., Aparicio C. Material Letters

Polymeric nanoparticles protect the resin-dentin bonded interface from cariogenic biofilm degradation. Toledano-Osorio M., Osorio R., Aguilera F.S., Medina-Castillo A.L., Toledano M., Osorio E., Acosta S., Chen R., Aparicio C. Acta Biomaterialia

The parotid secretory protein BPIFA2 is a salivary surfactant that affects LPS action. Nandula S.R., Huxford I., Aparicio C., Gorr S.U. Experimental Physiology

Antibiofilm coatings based on protein-engineered polymers and antimicrobial peptides for preventing implant-associated infections. Acosta S., Ibañez-Fonseca A., Aparicio C., Rodriguez-Cabello J.C. Biomaterials Science

Development and calibration of biochemical models for testing dental restorations. Zhang A., Chen R., Aregawi W., He Y., Wang S., Aparicio C., Rudney J., Chew H.P, Fox A. Acta Biomaterialia


Antibacterial activity of a glass ionomer cement doped with copper nanoparticles. Aguilar-Perez D., Vargas-Coronado R., Cervantes-Uc J.M., Rodriguez-Fuentes N.,  Aparicio C., Covarrubias C., Alvarez-Perez M., Garcia-Perez V., Martinez-Hernandez M., Cauich-Rodriguez J.V. Dental Materials Journal

Male mice with elevated C-type natriuretic peptide-dependent guanylyl cyclase-B activity have increased osteoblasts, bone mass and bone strength. Robinson J.W., Blixt N.C., Norton A., Mansky K.C., Ye Z., Aparicio C., Wagner B.M., Benton A.M., Warren G.L., Khosla S., Gaddy D., Suva L.J., Potter L.R. Bone

Physical-chemical interactions between dental materials and Streptococcus gordonii. Sang T., Ye Z., Fischer N.G., Skoe E.P., Echeverría C., Wu J., Aparicio C. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces

Orthopaedic osseointegration: Implantology and future directions. Overmann A.L., Aparicio C., Richards J.T., Mutreja I., Fischer N.G., Wade S.M., Potter B.K., Davis T.A., Bechtold J.E., Forsberg J.A., Dey D. Journal of Orthopaedic Research


Enzyme-mediated mineralization of TiO2 nanotubes subjected to different heat treatments. Yun J., Wu J., Aparicio C., Tsoi JHT, Fok A. Crystal Growth and Design

Modulation of supramolecular self-assembly of an antimicrobial designer peptide by single amino acid substitution: Implications on peptide activity. Ye Z. and Aparicio C. Nanoscale Advances

Bone-inspired mineralization with highly aligned cellulose nanofibers as template. Cheng Z., Ye Z., Natan A., Ma Y., Li H., Chen Y., Wan L., Aparicio C.,  Zhu H. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Dentin priming with amphipathic antimicrobial peptides. Moussa D.G., Kirihara J.A., Ze Y., Fischer N.G., Khot J., Witthuhn W.A., Aparicio C. Journal of Dental Research

Bioinspired mineralization with hydroxyapatite and hierarchical natural aligned nanofibrillar cellulose. Qi Y., Zheng C., Ye Z., Hongli Z., Aparicio C. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Recombinant AMP/polypeptide self-assembled monolayers with synergistic anti-microbial properties for bacterials strains of medical relevance. Acosta S., Quintanilla-Sierra L., Alonso M., Aparicio C., Rodriguez-Cabello J.C. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering

Nano-scale modification of titanium implant surfaces to enhance osseointegration. Souza J.C.M., Sordi M.C., Kanazawa M., Ravindran S., Henriques B., Silva F.S., Aparicio C., Cooper, L.F. Acta Biomaterialia

Contact analysis of gap formation at dental implant-abutment interface under oblique loading: a numerical-experimental study. Yiting H., Fok, A., Aparicio C., Teng W. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research

Hydrophobic and antimicrobial dentin: A peptide-based 2-tier protective system for dental resin composite restorations. Moussa, D.G., Fok, A., Aparicio C. Acta Biomaterialia

PLA-based mineral-doped scaffolds seeded with human periapical cyst-derived MSCs: A promising tool for regenerative healing in dentistry Tatullo, M., Spagnuolo, G., Codispoti, B., Zamparini, F., Zhang, A., Esposti, M.D., Aparicio, C., Rengo, C., Nuzzolese, M., Manzoli, L., Fava, F., Prati, C., Fabbri, P., Gandolfi, M.G. Materials

Self-assembly dynamics and antimicrobial activity of all l- and d-amino acid enantiomers of a designer peptide Ye, Z., Zhu, X., Acosta, S., Kumar, D., Sang, T., Aparicio, C. Nanoscale

Present and future of tissue engineering scaffolds for dentin-pulp complex regeneration Moussa, D.G., Aparicio, C. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine


Effects of Molecular Weight and Concentration of Poly(Acrylic Acid) on Biomimetic Mineralization of Collagen Qi, Y., Ye, Z., Fok, A., Holmes, B.N., Espanol, M., Ginebra, M.-P., Aparicio, C. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering

Mechanism of fracture of NiTi superelastic endodontic rotary instruments Gil, J., Rupérez, E., Velasco, E., Aparicio, C., Manero, J.M. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Peptide coatings enhance keratinocyte attachment towards improving the peri-implant mucosal seal Koidou, V.P., Argyris, P.P., Skoe, E.P., Mota Siqueira, J., Chen, X., Zhang, L., Hinrichs, J.E., Costalonga, M., Aparicio, C. Biomaterials Science

In vitro cell response on CP-Ti surfaces functionalized with TGF-β1 inhibitory peptides Sevilla, P., Cirera, A., Dotor, J., Gil, F.J., Galindo-Moreno, P., Aparicio, C. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Bacterial microleakage at the abutment-implant interface, in vitro study Larrucea, C., Conrado, A., Olivares, D., Padilla, C., Barrera, A., Lobos, O. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research

Nanostructured surfaces of cranio-maxillofacial and dental implants Souza, J.C.M., Bins-Ely, L., Sordi, M.B., Magini, R.S., Aparicio, C., Shokuhfar, T., Cooper, L. Nanostructured Biomaterials for Cranio-Maxillofacial and Oral Applications

Polylactic acid-based porous scaffolds doped with calcium silicate and dicalcium phosphate dihydrate designed for biomedical application Gandolfi, M.G., Zamparini, F., Degli Esposti, M., Chiellini, F., Aparicio, C., Fava, F., Fabbri, P., Taddei, P., Prati, C. Materials Science and Engineering


Interfacial degradation of adhesive composite restorations mediated by oral biofilms and mechanical challenge in an extracted tooth model of secondary caries Carrera, C.A., Li, Y., Chen, R., Aparicio, C., Fok, A., Rudney, J. Journal of Dentistry

Relevant Properties for Immobilizing Short Peptides on Biosurfaces Sevilla, P., Gil, J., Aparicio, C. IRBM

Differential neuronal and glial behavior on flat and micro patterned chitosan films Mattotti, M., Alvarez, Z., Delgado, L., Mateos-Timoneda, M.A., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Alcántara, S., Engel, E. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces

Solution and Solid-State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Structural Investigations of the Antimicrobial Designer Peptide GL13K in Membranes Harmouche, N., Aisenbrey, C., Porcelli, F., Xia, Y., Nelson, S.E.D., Chen, X., Raya, J., Vermeer, L., Aparicio, C., Veglia, G., Gorr, S.-U., Bechinger, B. Biochemistry

In vivo osseointegration of dental implants with an antimicrobial peptide coating Chen, X., Zhou, X.C., Liu, S., Wu, R.F., Aparicio, C., Wu, J.Y. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Intrafibrillar Mineralization of Self-Assembled Elastin-Like Recombinamer Fibrils Li, Y., Rodriguez-Cabello, J.C., Aparicio, C. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Chitosan-recombinamer layer-by-layer coatings for multifunctional implants Govindharajulu, J.P., Chen, X., Li, Y., Rodriguez-Cabello, J.C., Battacharya, M., Aparicio, C. International Journal of Molecular Sciences


Bioactive macroporous titanium implants highly interconnected Caparrós, C., Ortiz-Hernandez, M., Molmeneu, M., Punset, M., Calero, J.A., Aparicio, C., Fernández-Fairén, M., Perez, R., Gil, F.J. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Dentin-composite bond strength measurement using the Brazilian disk test Carrera, C.A., Chen, Y.-C., Li, Y., Rudney, J., Aparicio, C., Fok, A. Journal of Dentistry

Antimicrobial agents used in the treatment of peri-implantitis alter the physicochemistry and cytocompatibility of titanium surfaces Kotsakis, G.A., Lan, C., Barbosa, J., Lill, K., Chen, R., Rudney, J., Aparicio, C. Journal of Periodontology

Surface immobilization and bioactivity of TGF-β1 inhibitor peptides for bone implant applications Sevilla, P., Vining, K.V., Dotor, J., Rodriguez, D., Gil, F.J., Aparicio, C. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials

Development of a 3D matrix for modeling mammalian spinal cord injury in vitro Quiroz, J.F.D., Li, Y., Aparicio, C., Echeverri, K. Neural Regeneration Research


Biomimetic Mineralization of Recombinamer-Based Hydrogels toward Controlled Morphologies and High Mineral Density Li, Y., Chen, X., Fok, A., Rodriguez-Cabello, J.C., Aparicio, C. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Development of tantalum scaffold for orthopedic applications produced by space-holder method Rupérez, E., Manero, J.M., Riccardi, K., Li, Y., Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J. Materials and Design

Preface Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.-P. Biomineralization and Biomaterials: Fundamentals and Applications

Biomineralization and Biomaterials: Fundamentals and Applications Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.-P. Biomineralization and Biomaterials: Fundamentals and Applications

Peptide-functionalized zirconia and new zirconia/titanium biocermets for dental applications Fernandez-Garcia, E., Chen, X., Gutierrez-Gonzalez, C.F., Fernandez, A., Lopez-Esteban, S., Aparicio, C. Journal of Dentistry

The use of micro-CT with image segmentation to quantify leakage in dental restorations Carrera, C.A., Lan, C., Escobar-Sanabria, D., Li, Y., Rudney, J., Aparicio, C., Fok, A. Dental Materials

Fatigue failure of dentin-composite disks subjected to cyclic diametral compression Li, Y., Carrera, C., Chen, R., Li, J., Chen, Y., Lenton, P., Rudney, J.D., Jones, R.S., Aparicio, C., Fok, A. Dental Materials


Antimicrobial GL13K peptide coatings killed and ruptured the wall of streptococcus gordonii and prevented formation and growth of biofilms Chen, X., Hirt, H., Li, Y., Gorr, S.-U., Aparicio, C. PLoS ONE

Collagen-functionalised titanium surfaces for biological sealing of dental implants: Effect of immobilisation process on fibroblasts response Marín-Pareja, N., Salvagni, E., Guillem-Marti, J., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.-P. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces

Assessing near infrared optical properties of ceramic orthodontic brackets using cross-polarization optical coherence tomography Isfeld, D.M., Aparicio, C., Jones, R.S. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials

A bioactive elastin-like recombinamer reduces unspecific protein adsorption and enhances cell response on titanium surfaces Salvagni, E., Berguig, G., Engel, E., Rodriguez-Cabello, J.C., Coullerez, G., Textor, M., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J., Aparicio, C. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces

Biomimetic treatment on dental implants for short-term bone regeneration Gil, F.J., Manzanares, N., Badet, A., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.-P. Clinical Oral Investigations

Hybrid Nanotopographical Surfaces Obtained by Biomimetic Mineralization of Statherin-Inspired Elastin-Like Recombinamers Li, Y., Chen, X., Ribeiro, A.J., Jensen, E.D., Holmberg, K.V., Rodriguez-Cabello, J.C., Aparicio, C. Advanced Healthcare Materials

Degradation in the dentin-composite interface subjected to multi-species biofilm challenges Li, Y., Carrera, C., Chen, R., Li, J., Lenton, P., Rudney, J.D., Jones, R.S., Aparicio, C., Fok, A. Acta Biomaterialia


Discerning the Subfibrillar Structure of Mineralized Collagen Fibrils: A Model for the Ultrastructure of Bone Li, Y., Aparicio, C. PLoS ONE

Bio-inspired stable antimicrobial peptide coatings for dental applications Holmberg, K.V., Abdolhosseini, M., Li, Y., Chen, X., Gorr, S.-U., Aparicio, C. Acta Biomaterialia

Antimicrobial properties and dentin bonding strength of magnesium phosphate cements Mestres, G., Abdolhosseini, M., Bowles, W., Huang, S.-H., Aparicio, C., Gorr, S.-U., Ginebra, M.-P. Acta Biomaterialia

Bioactive Ceramic and Metallic Surfaces for Bone Engineering Mas-Moruno, C., Espanol, M., Montufar, E.B., Mestres, G., Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., Ginebra, M. Biomaterials Surface Science

Surface biofunctionalization by covalent co-immobilization of oligopeptides Chen, X., Sevilla, P., Aparicio, C. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces


A reproducible oral microcosm biofilm model for testing dental materials Rudney, J.D., Chen, R., Lenton, P., Li, J., Li, Y., Jones, R.S., Reilly, C., Fok, A.S., Aparicio, C. Journal of Applied Microbiology

Mineralization of peptide amphiphile nanofibers and its effect on the differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells Sargeant, T.D., Aparicio, C., Goldberger, J.E., Cui, H., Stupp, S.I. Acta Biomaterialia

Imaging in vivo secondary caries and ex vivo dental biofilms using cross-polarization optical coherence tomography Lenton, P., Rudney, J., Chen, R., Fok, A., Aparicio, C., Jones, R.S. Dental Materials

Assessing ex vivo dental biofilms and in vivo composite restorations using cross-polarization optical coherence tomography Jones, R., Aparicio, C., Chityala, R., Chen, R., Fok, A., Rudney, J., Jones, R.S. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE

Quantifying dental biofilm growth using cross-polarization optical coherence tomography Chen, R., Rudney, J., Aparicio, C., Fok, A., Jones, R.S. Letters in Applied Microbiology

A novel dentin bond strength measurement technique using a composite disk in diametral compression Huang, S.-H., Lin, L.-S., Rudney, J., Jones, R., Aparicio, C., Lin, C.-P., Fok, A. Acta Biomaterialia

Biomimetic mineralization of woven bone-like nanocomposites: Role of collagen cross-links Li, Y., Thula, T.T., Jee, S., Perkins, S.L., Aparicio, C., Douglas, E.P., Gower, L.B. Biomacromolecules

Measuring wettability of biosurfaces at the microscale Aparicio, C., Maazouz, Y., Yang, D. Methods in Molecular Biology

Adsorption of fibronectin, fibrinogen, and albumin on TiO<inf>2</inf>: Time-Resolved Kinetics, structural changes, and competition study Pegueroles, M., Tonda-Turo, C., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.-J., Aparicio, C. Biointerphases


Wettability and water absorption of calcium phosphate cements with different micro and nanostructures Maazouz, Y., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.-P. 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials

Adsorption of proteins on TiO2-surfaces. A conformational and competitive study using QCM-D Pegueroles, M., Tondo, C., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Aparicio, C. 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials

Biofunctionalisation of titanium surfaces with TGF-β inhibitor peptides Sevilla, P., Holmberg, K., Rodríguez, D., Gil, J., Aparicio, C. 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials

Antimicrobial sodium magnesium phosphate cement: Resorbability, bonding strength and sealability study Mestres, G., Abdolhosseini, M., Pastorino, D., Bowles, W., Huang, S.H., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.P. 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials

In vivo evaluation of micro-rough and bioactive titanium dental implants using histometry and pull-out tests Aparicio, C., Padrós, A., Gil, F.-J. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials

Variation of roughness and adhesion strength of deposited apatite layers on titanium dental implants Aparicio, C., Rodriguez, D., Gil, F.J. Materials Science and Engineering C

Effect of blasting treatment and Fn coating on MG63 adhesion and differentiation on titanium: A gene expression study using real-time RT-PCR Pegueroles, M., Aguirre, A., Engel, E., Pavon, G., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Migonney, V., Aparicio, C. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Ex vivo mechanical properties of dental implant bone cement used to rescue initially unstable dental implants: A rabbit study Seong, W.-J., Kim, H.-C., Jeong, S., DeVeau, D.L., Aparicio, C., Li, Y., Hodges, J.S. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants


Materials surface effects on biological interactions Planell, J.A., Navarro, M., Altankov, G., Aparicio, C., Engel, E., Gil, J., Ginebra, M.P., Lacroix, D. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology

Development of provisional extracellular matrix on biomaterials interface: Lessons from in vitro cell culture Altankov, G., Groth, T., Engel, E., Gustavsson, J., Pegueroles, M., Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., Ginebra, M.-P., Planell, J.A. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology

Bone regeneration mediated by biomimetic mineralization of a nanofiber matrix Mata, A., Geng, Y., Henrikson, K.J., Aparicio, C., Stock, S.R., Satcher, R.L., Stupp, S.I. Biomaterials

Spatial organization of osteoblast fibronectin matrix on titanium surfaces: Effects of roughness, chemical heterogeneity and surface energy Pegueroles, M., Aparicio, C., Bosio, M., Engel, E., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Altankov, G. Acta Biomaterialia

A self-assembly pathway to aligned monodomain gels Zhang, S., Greenfield, M.A., Mata, A., Palmer, L.C., Bitton, R., Mantei, J.R., Aparicio, C., De La Cruz, M.O., Stupp, S.I. Nature Materials


Micropatterning of bioactive self-assembling gels Mata, A., Hsu, L., Capito, R., Aparicio, C., Henrikson, K., Stupp, S.I. Soft Matter

Influence of the height of the external hexagon and surface treatment on fatigue life of commercially pure titanium dental implants Gil, F.J., Aparicio, C., Manero, J.M., Padrós, A. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants

Biomimetic treatments on dental implants for immediate loading applications Aparicio, C., Salvagni, E., Werner, M., Engel, E., Pegueroles, M., Rodriguez-Cabello, C., Munoz, F., Planell, J.A., Gil, J. Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME


Peptide amphiphile microtextures for in vitro osteoblastic differentiation Mata, A., Hsu, L., Capito, R., Aparicio, C., Stupp, S.I. 8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008

Peptide amphiphiles for bone regeneration Mata, A., Geng, Y., Henrikson, K., Sergeant, T., Aparicio, C., Satcher, R.L., Stupp, S.I. 8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008

Novel biomimetic Ti surfaces functionalised with genetically-engineered protein-based polymers Werner, M., Berguig, G., Salvagni, E., Arias, F.J., Engel, E., Rodriguez-Cabello, C., Planell, J.A., Aparicio, C. 8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008

Discerning the role of topography and ion exchange in cell response of bioactive tissue engineering scaffolds Engel, E., Del Valle, S., Aparicio, C., Altankov, G., Asin, L., Planell, J.A., Ginebra, M.-P. Tissue Engineering - Part A.

The influence of blasting and sterilization on static and time-related wettability and surface-energy properties of titanium surfaces Pegueroles, M., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Aparicio, C. Surface and Coatings Technology

Oxidized NiTi surfaces enhance differentiation of osteoblast-like cells Michiardi, A., Engel, E., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A


Oxidized nickel-titanium foams for bone reconstructions: Chemical and mechanical characterization Barrabés, M., Michiardi, A., Aparicio, C., Sevilla, P., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Acceleration of apatite nucleation on microrough bioactive titanium for bone-replacing implants Aparicio, C., Manero, J.M., Conde, F., Pegueroles, M., Planell, J.A., Vallet-Regí, M., Gil, F.J. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A

Comparison of the mechanical properties between tantalum and nickel-titanium foams implant materials for bone ingrowth applications Sevilla, P., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J. Journal of Alloys and Compounds

Low elastic modulus metals for joint prosthesis: Tantalum and nickel-titanium foams Arciniegas, M., Aparicio, C., Manero, J.M., Gil, F.J. Journal of the European Ceramic Society

The effect of shot blasting and heat treatment on the fatigue behavior of titanium for dental implant applications Javier Gil, F., Planell, J.A., Padrós, A., Aparicio, C. Dental Materials

Electrochemical behaviour of oxidized NiTi shape memory alloys for biomedical applications Michiardi, A., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J. Surface and Coatings Technology

The influence of surface energy on competitive protein adsorption on oxidized NiTi surfaces Michiardi, A., Aparicio, C., Ratner, B.D., Planell, J.A., Gil, J. Biomaterials


Development of a biodegradable composite scaffold for bone tissue engineering: Physicochemical, topographical, mechanical, degradation, and biological properties Navarro, M., Aparicio, C., Charles-Harris, M., Ginebra, M.P., Engel, E., Planell, J.A. Advances in Polymer Science

Biomechanical aspects of oral implants Consensus report of Working Group I Hobkirk, J.A., Wiskott, H.W.A., Aparicio, C., Bolz, W., Isidor, F., Lang, N.P., Nkenke, E., Renouard, F. Clinical Oral Implants Research

Bioceramics as nanomaterials Traykova, T., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.P., Planell, J.A. Nanomedicine

New oxidation treatment of NiTi shape memory alloys to obtain Ni-free surfaces and to improve biocompatibility Michiardi, A., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Gil, F.J. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials


Cell behaviour of calcium phosphate bone cement modified with a protein-based foaming agent Engel, E., Asin, L., Delgado, J.A., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A., Ginebra, M.P. Key Engineering Materials

Surface characterization of completely degradable composite scaffolds Charles-Harris, M., Navarro, M., Engel, E., Aparicio, C., Ginebra, M.P., Planell, J.A. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Static mechanical properties of hydroxyapatite (HA) powder-filled acrylic bone cements: Effect of type of HA powder Morejón, L., Mendizábal, A.E., García-Menocal, J.A.D., Ginebra, M.P., Aparicio, C., Mur, F.J.G., Marsal, M., Davidenko, N., Ballesteros, M.E., Planell, J.A. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials


Improved experimental methodologies for in vitro tests from a single sample by means of ESEM Engel, E., Aparicio, C., Manero, J.M., Gil, F.J., Serrano, S., Planell, J.A. Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress

Osseointegration of Grit-Blasted and Bioactive Titanium Implants: Histomorphometry in Minipigs Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., Thams, U., Muñoz, F., Padrós, A., Planell, J.A. Key Engineering Materials

Calcium phosphate bone substitutes. Ginebra, M.P., Aparicio, C., Engel, E., Navarro, M., Javier Gil, F., Planell, J.A. The Medical journal of Malaysia


Corrosion behaviour of commercially pure titanium shot blasted with different materials and sizes of shot particles for dental implant applications Aparicio, C., Javier Gil, F., Fonseca, C., Barbosa, M., Planell, J.A. Biomaterials


Human-osteoblast proliferation and differentiation on grit-blasted and bioactive titanium for dental applications Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Engel, E. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine

Growth of bioactive surfaces on titanium and its alloys for orthopaedic and dental implants Gil, F.J, Padrós, A., Manero, J.M, Aparicio, C., Nilsson, M., Planell, J.A Materials Science and Engineering C

Effect of oxygen content on grain growth kinetics of titanium Gil, F.J., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A. Journal of Materials Synthesis and Processing

Mechanical performance of acrylic bone cements containing different radiopacifying agents Ginebra, M.P., Albuixech, L., Fernández-Barragán, E., Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., San Román, J., Vázquez, B., Planell, J.A. Biomaterials

Hydroxyapatite ceramic bodies with tailored mechanical properties for different applications Rodrguez-Lorenzo, L.M., Vallet-Reg, M., Ferreira, J.M.F., Ginebra, M.P., Aparicio, C., Planell, J.A. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research

Growth of Bioactive Surfaces on Dental Implants Manero, J.M., Salsench, J., Nogueras, J., Aparicio, C., Padrós, A., Balcells, M., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A. Implant Dentistry


Improvement of the mechanical properties of acrylic bone cements by substitution of the radio-opaque agent Ginebra, M.P., Aparicio, C., Albuixech, L., Fernández-Barragán, E., Gil, F.J., Planell, J.A., Morejón, L., Vázquez, B., San Román, J. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine


Osseointegration improvement by shot peening in titanium dental implants [Aplicación del shot peening en implantes dentales de titanio para la mejora de la osteointegración] Aparicio, C., Gil, F.J., Padrós, A., Peraire, C., Planell, J.A. Revista de Metalurgia

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