Recent Publications

Aninwene, H. G. E., C. Yao, et al. (2012). "Enhanced osteoblast adhesion to drug-coated anodized nanotubular titanium surfaces (vol 3, pg 257, 2008)." International Journal of Nanomedicine 7: 1573-1573.

Durmus, N. G., E. N. Taylor, et al. (2012). "Fructose-enhanced reduction of bacterial growth on nanorough surfaces." International Journal of Nanomedicine 7: 537-545.

Zhang, L. J. and T. J. Webster (2012). "Poly-lactic-glycolic-acid surface nanotopographies selectively decrease breast adenocarcinoma cell functions." Nanotechnology 23(15).

Ercan, B., E. Taylor, et al. (2011). "Diameter of titanium nanotubes influences anti-bacterial efficacy." Nanotechnology 22(29).

Evis, Z. and T. J. Webster (2011). "Nanosize hydroxyapatite: doping with various ions." Advances in Applied Ceramics 110(5): 311-320.

Gupta, S., T. J. Webster, et al. (2011). "Evolution of PVA gels prepared without crosslinking agents as a cell adhesive surface." Journal of Materials Science-Materials in Medicine 22(7): 1763-1772.

Tsang, M., Y. W. Chun, et al. (2011). "Effects of Increasing Carbon Nanofiber Density in Polyurethane Composites for Inhibiting Bladder Cancer Cell Functions." Tissue Engineering Part A 17(13-14): 1879-1889.

Sirivisoot, S., R. A. Pareta, et al. (2011). "A conductive nanostructured polymer electrodeposited on titanium as a controllable, local drug delivery platform." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 99A(4): 586-597

Stout, D. A., B. Basu, et al. (2011). "Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid): Carbon nanofiber composites for myocardial tissue engineering applications." Acta Biomaterialia 7(8): 3101-3112.

Yang, L., L. Zhang, et al. (2011). "Carbon nanostructures for orthopedic medical applications." Nanomedicine 6(7): 1231-1244.

Chun YW, Wang W, Choi J, Nam T, Lee Y, Cho K, Im Y, Kim M, Gwon Y, Kang SS, Lee JD, Lee K, Khang D, Webster TJ. "Control of macrophage responses on hydrophobic and hydrophilic carbon nanostructures." Carbon 2011;49:2092-2103.

Ercan B, Kummer KM, Tarquinio KM, Webster TJ. "Decreased Staphylococcus Aureus Biofilm Growth on Anodized Nanotubular Titanium and the Effect of Electrical Stimulation." Acta Biomaterialia ;In Press, Accepted Manuscript.

Seil JT, Webster TJ. "Reduced Staphylococcus aureus proliferation and biofilm formation on zinc oxide nanoparticle PVC composite surfaces." Acta Biomaterialia ;In Press, Corrected Proof.

Tran N, Webster TJ. "Increased osteoblast functions in the presence of hydroxyapatite-coated iron oxide nanoparticles." Acta Biomaterialia 2011;7:1298-1306.

Yang, L., B. W. Sheldon, and T. J. Webster. "Nanophase Ceramics for Improved Drug Delivery: Current Opportunities and Challenges." American Ceramic Society Bulletin 89.2 (2010): 24-32.

Puckett, S. D., P. P. Lee, et al. (2010). "Nanotextured titanium surfaces for enhancing skin growth on transcutaneous osseointegrated devices." Acta Biomaterialia 6(6):2352-2362.

Ercan, B. and T. J. Webster (2010). "The effect of biphasic electrical stimulation on osteoblast function at anodized nanotubular titanium surfaces." Biomaterials 31(13): 3684-3693.

Tran, P. A., L. Zhang, et al. (2010). "Corrigendum to "Carbon nanofibers and carbon nanotubes in regenerative medicine"[Advanced Drug Delivery Review 61(2009) 1097-1114]." Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 62(6): 667-667.

Puckett, S. D., E. Taylor, et al. (2010). "The relationship between the nanostructure of titanium surfaces and bacterial attachment." Biomaterials 31(4): 706-713.

Webster, T. J. (2010). Mechanical properties of dispersed ceramic nanoparticles in polymer composites for orthopedic applications, Dove Press.

Tran, P. A., L. Zhang, et al. (2009). "Carbon nanofibers and carbon nanotubes in regenerative medicine." Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 61(12): 1097-1114.

Yang, L., B. W. Sheldon, et al. (2009). "The impact of diamond nanocrystallinity on osteoblast functions." Biomaterials 30(20): 3458-3465.

Yang, L., B. W. Sheldon, et al. (2009). "Orthopedic nano diamond coatings: Control of surface properties and their impact on osteoblast adhesion and proliferation." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 91A(2): 548-556

Khang, D., P. Liu-Snyder, et al. (2009). "Reduced responses of macrophages on nanometer surface features of altered alumina crystalline phases." Acta Biomaterialia 5(5): 1425-1432.

Zhang, L., F. Rakotondradany, et al. (2009). "Arginine-glycine-aspartic acid modified rosette nanotube-hydrogel composites for bone tissue engineering." Biomaterials 30(7): 1309-1320.

Zhang, L. and T. J. Webster (2009). "Nanotechnology and nanomaterials: Promises for improved tissue regeneration." Nano Today 4(1): 66-80.

Khang, D., P. Liu-Snyder, et al. (2009). "Reduced responses of macrophages on nanometer surface features of altered alumina crystalline phases." Acta Biomaterialia 5(5): 1425-1432.

Ergun, C., H. Liu, et al. (2009). "Osteoblast adhesion on novel machinable calcium phosphate/lanthanum phosphate composites for orthopedic applications." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 89A(3): 727-733.

Tran,P.A, L Sarin, RH Hurt, TJ Webster - Journal of Materials. 2009 - 135.196.210.195

Khang, D., J. Lu, et al. (2008). "The role of nanometer and sub-micron surface features on vascular and bone cell adhesion on titanium." Biomaterials 29(8): 970-983.

Puckett, S, P Rajesh, and T J Webster. "Nano rough micron patterned titanium for directing osteoblast morphology and adhesion." Int J Nanomedicine 3 (2008): 229-41.