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Masaru Tanaka Last modified date:2016.10.24

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  • Design of biocompatible soft-biomaterials for medical devices
    keyword : Biocompatibility, Cell adhesion, Bio-interfaces, Water structure medical devices
Academic Activities
1. Masaru Tanaka, T. Hoshiba, M. Tanaka, Integrin-independent cell adhesion substrates:Possibility of applications for mechanobiology research, Special Issue:Mechanobiology, Analytical Science, in press., 2016.10.
2. Masaru Tanaka, Blood compatible polymer for hepatocyte culture with high hepatocyte-specific functions toward bioartificial liver development, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015.10.
3. Masaru Tanaka, Regulation of the contribution of integrin to cell attachment on poly(2-methoxyethyl acrylate) (PMEA) analogous polymers for attachment-based cell enrichment, PLoS One, 2015.09.
4. Masaru Tanaka, Design of biocompatible and iodegradable polymers based on intermediate water concept, Polymer Journal, 2015.03.
5. Masaru Tanaka, The relationship between water structure and blood compatibility in poly(2-methoxyethyl acrylate) (PMEA) analogues, Macromolecular Bioscience, 2015.07.
6. Masaru Tanaka, Polymeric Biomaterials, their Processing and Fabrication: A Strategy for Tissue Engineering and Medical devices, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2015.09.
7. Masaru Tanaka, Optimization of the tissue source, malignancy,and initial substrate of tumor cell-derived matrices to increase cancer cell chemoresistance against 5-fluorouracil., Biochem. Biophys.Res. Commun., 2015.03.
Other Research Activities
  • 2016.10.