Hybrids/Composites





 Compressive Strength of Calcium Phosphate Cements Prepared Using Different Initial Setting
 Temperatures
 Takenori Sawamura, Yoichiro Mizutani, Masahiko Okuyama, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 123, 59-61 (2015)
 DOI: 10.2109/jcersj2.123.59



2013年                
 Enhancement of Crystalline Plane Orientation in Silsesquioxane-Containing Vaterite Particles towards
 Tuning of Calcium Ion Release
 J. Nakamura, T. Kasuga
 J. Mater. Chem. B, 2[9], 1250-1254 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1039/c3tb21571g
 Setting Time and Formability of Calcium Phosphate Cements Prepared using Modified Dicalcium
 Phosphate Anhydrous Powders
 Takenori Sawamura, Yuichiro Mizutani, Masahiko Okuyama, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Med., 25, 1631-1636 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1007/s10856-014-5209-1
 Effective Encapsulation of Laccase in an Aluminium Silicate Nanotube Hydrogel
 Katsuya Kato, Keiichi Inukai, Kie Fujikura, Toshihiro Kasuga
 New J. Chem., 38, 3591-3599 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1039/c4nj00080c
 Preparation and Rheological Characterization of Imogolite Hydrogels
 Kie Fujikura, Hirotaka Maeda, Akiko Obata, Keiichi Inukai, Katsuya Kato, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Nanomater., Vol. 2014, Article ID 727254, 7 pages (2014)
 DOI: 10.1155/2014/727254
 Novel Intramedullary-Fixation Technique for Long Bone Fragility Fractures Using Bioresorbable Materials
 Takanobu Nishizuka, Toshikazu Kurahashi, Tatsuya Hara, Hitoshi Hirata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 PLoS ONE, 9(8): e104603 (2014)
 DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0104603
 Fabrication and Characterization of Bioactive and Antibacterial Composites for Dental Applications
 Xanthippi Chatzistavrou, J. Christopher Fenno, Denver Faulk, Stephen Badylak, Toshihiro Kasuga,
 Aldo R. Boccaccini, Petros Papagerakis
 Acta Biomater., 10[8], 3723-3732 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio. 2014.04.030
 Cotton-wool-like Bioactive Glasses for Bone Regeneration
 G. Poologasundarampillai, D. Wang, S. Li, J. Nakamura, R. Bradley, P.D. Lee, M.M. Stevens, D.S. McPhail,
 T. Kasuga, J.R. Jones
 Acta Biomater., 10[8], 3733-3746 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2014.05.020
 Strategies for the Chemical Analysis of Highly Porous Bone Scaffolds using Secondary Ion Mass
 Spectrometry
 Daming Wang, Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Wouter van den Bergh, Richard J Chater,
 Toshihiro Kasuga, Julian R Jones, David S McPhail
 Biomedical Materials, 9, 015013, (9 pp) (2014)
 DOI:10.1088/1748-6041/9/1/015013
 ToF-SIMS Evaluation of Calcium-containing Silica/γ-PGA Hybrid Systems for Bone Regeneration
 Daming Wang, Jin Nakamura, Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Toshihiro Kasuga, Julian R. Jones,
 David S. McPhail
 Appl. Surface Sci., 309, 231-239 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2014.05.016
10  Enhanced Polarization of Hydroxyapatite using the Design Concept of Functionally Graded Materials with
 Sodium Potassium Niobate
 A. K. Dubey, K. Kakimoto, A. Obata, T. Kasuga
 RSC Adv., 4, 24601-24611 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1039/C4RA02329C
11  Poly(γ-glutamic acid)-Silica Hybrids with Fibrous Structure: Effect of Cation and Silica Concentration
 on Molecular Structure, Degradation Rate and Tensile Properties
 A. Obata, S. Ito, N. Iwanaga, T. Mizuno, J. R. Jones, T. Kasuga
 RSC Adv., 4, 52491-52499 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1039/C4RA08777A
12  Preparation of Siloxane-Containing Vaterite Doped with Magnesium
 Shinya Yamada, Yoshio Ota, Jin Nakamura, Yoshio Sakka, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 122, 1010-1015 (2014)
 DOI:10.2109/jcersj2.122.1010
13  Poly(L-lactic acid)/Vaterite Composite Coatings on Metallic Magnesium
 Shinya Yamada, Akiko Yamamoto, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Med., 25, 2639-2647 (2014)
 DOI: 10.1007/s10856-014-5302-5
14  無機酸由来の特徴的機能を組み込んだ高性能マテリアルの創製
 春日敏宏
 J. Soc. Inorg. Mater. Japan, 21, 249-254 (2014)
 ISSN 1345-3769, CORDN: JSIJFR
15  シリコンを溶出する材料が示す細胞の活性化効果
 小幡亜希子
 バイオマテリアル研究の最前線, 成島尚之、中野貴由 編, 公益社団法人日本金属学会, 219-220 (2014)



2013年                
 Development of biomaterials with inorganic ions stimulating osteogenic cell functions
 Akiko Obata
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 121[4], 377-381 (2013)
 Chapter 6. Bioresorbable Hybrid Membranes for Bone Regeneration
 Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Polymeric Biomaterials: Structure and Function, Volume 1, edited by Valentin Popa, CRC Press,
 Boca Raton, FL, 2013, pp. 177-192
 Cotton Wool-like Poly(lactic acid)/Vaterite Composite Scaffolds Releasing Soluble Silica for Bone
 Tissue Engineering
 Akiko Obata, Hiroki Ozasa, Toshihiro Kasuga, Julian R. Jones
 J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Med., 24, 1649-1658 (2013)
 Tracking the Formation of Vaterite Particles Containing Aminopropyl-Functionalized Silsesquioxane and
 Their Structure for Bone Regenerative Medicine
 Jin Nakamura, Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Julian R. Jones, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Mater. Chem. B, 1, 4446-4454 (2013)
 Surface Modification of Poly(L-lactic acid)-Vaterite Composites on a Zirconia Substrate by Imogolite
 Coating
 Hirotaka Maeda, Yuta Kogo, Akiko Obata, Keiichi Inukai, Katsuya Kato, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 121[9], 749-752 (2013)
 Preparation of Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-4-hydroxybutyrate)-based Composites Releasing Soluble
 Silica for Bone Regeneration
 Akiko Obata, Takuma Iwata, Hirotaka Maeda, Hitoshi Hirata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 121[9], 753-758 (2013)
 Preparation of Siloxane-containing Vaterite Particles with Red-blood-cell-like Morphologies and
 Incorporation of Calcium-salt Polylactide for Bone Regenerative Medicine
 Jin Nakamura, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 121[9], 792-796 (2013)
 Aluminum Silicate Nanotube Modification of Cotton-Like Siloxane-Poly(L-lactic acid)-Vaterite
 Composites
 Daiheon Lee, Hirotaka Maeda, Akiko Obata, Keiichi Inukai, Katsuya Kato, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Adv. Mater. Sci. Eng., Vol. 2013, Article ID 169721, 6 pages
 Preparation of Electrospun Fiber Mats using Siloxane-Containing Vaterite and Biodegradable Polymer
 Hybrids for Bone Regeneration
 Kie Fujikura, Sen Lin, Jin Nakamura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomed. Mater. Res. B: Appl. Biomater., 101B, 1350-1358 (2013)
10  Cytocompatibility of Siloxane-Containing Vaterite/Poly(L-lactic acid) Composite Coatings on Metallic
 Magnesium
 Shinya Yamada, Hirotaka Maeda, Akiko Obata, Ulrich Lohbauer, Akiko Yamamoto, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Materials, 6, 5857-5869 (2013)
11  Aligned Electrospun Siloxane-doped Vaterite/Poly(L-lactide) Composite Fibremats: Evaluation of their
 Tensile Strength and Cell Compatibility
 Noora-Maria Tujunen, Kie Fujikura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomater. Sci.: Polym. Ed., 24, 2096-2109 (2013)
12  バイオミメティックマテリアル:骨形成を活性化するソフトバイオマテリアル
 春日敏宏
 歯界展望−お口の健康 全身元気−各世代の最新歯科医療−, 医歯薬出版, 2013, p. 104
13  徐放型マテリアルの開発(第5章・第2節)
 小幡亜希子
 体内埋め込み医療材料の開発とその理想的な性能・デザインの要件、佐藤章弘編、 技術情報協会、
 pp. 326-327 (2013)


 Bioactive Silica-Poly(γ-glutamic acid) Hybrids for Bone Regeneration: Effect of Covalent Coupling on
 Dissolution and Mechanical Properties and Fabrication of Porous Scaffolds
 G. Poologasundarampillai, B. Yu, O. Tsigkou,
E. Valliant, S. Yue, P. D. Lee, R. W. Hamilton, M. M. Stevens,
 T. Kasuga, J. R. Jones
 Soft Matter, 8, 4822-4832 (2012)
 Silicate and Calcium Ions Releasing Biomaterials for Bone Reconstruction
 Jin Nakamura, Akiko Obata, Julian R. Jones, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 493-494, 561-565 (2012)
 Preparation of Fibrous Scaffolds Containing Calcium and Silicon Species
 Akiko Obata, Hiroki Ozasa, Julian R Jones, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 493-494, 840-843 (2012)
 Induction of Hydroxycarbonate Apatite Formation on Polyethylene or Alumina Substrates by Spherical
 Vaterite Particle Deposition
 Akiko Obata, Daiki Hasegawa, Jin Nakamura, Julian R Jones, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Mater. Sci. Eng. C, 32, 1976-1981 (2012)
 Preparation of Electrospun Poly(lactic acid)-based Hybrids Containing Siloxane-doped Vaterite Particles
 for Bone Regeneration
 Kie Fujikura, Akiko Obata, Sen Lin, Julian R. Jones, Robert V. Law, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomater. Sci.: Polym. Ed., 23[10], 1369-1380 (2012)
 Mechanical-Tensile Strengths and Cell-Proliferative Activities of Electrospun
 Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Composites Containing β-Tricalcium
 Shingo Ito, Jin Nakamura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga, Hitoshi Hirata
 Phosphate Phosphorus Res. Bull., 26, 109-112 (2012)
 Cellular Migration to Electrospun Poly(lactic acid) Fibermats
 Kie Fujikura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomater. Sci.: Polym. Ed., 26[15], 1939-1950 (2012)
 Siloxane-Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Composites with 3D Cotton-Like Structure
 Toshihiro Kasuga, Akiko Obata, Hirotaka Maeda, Yoshio Ota, Xianfeng Yao, Kazuya Oribe
 J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Med., 23, 2349-2357 (2012)
 Aluminum Silicate Nanotube Coating of Siloxane-Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Composite Fibermats for
 Bone Regeneration
 Shuji Yamazaki, Hirotaka Maeda, Akiko Obata, Keiichi Inukai, Katsuya Kato, Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Nanomater., Vol. 2012, Article ID 463768, 7 pages
10  Chapter3: Siloxane-Containing Vaterite / Poly (lactic acid) Fibremats with Improved Ductility
 Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Lactic Acid: Production, Properties and Health Effects, NY: Nova Science Publishers: 2012, pp.65-80
11  セラミックス・ポリマー材料 現状と将来展望
 小幡亜希子
 まてりあ, 51[7], 313-315 (2012)
12  骨形成性細胞を刺激する無機イオンを利用した生体材料の設計
 小幡亜希子
 化学工業, 63[10], 28-33 (2012)


 Effect of Preparation Route on the Degradation Behavior and Ion Releasability of
 Siloxane-Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Hybrid Nonwoven Fabrics for Guided Bone Regeneration
 Takashi Wakita, Jin Nakamura, Yoshio Ota, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga and Seiji Ban
 Dental Mater. J., 30, 232-238 (2011)
 Modification and Mechanical Properties of Electrospun Blended Fibermat of PLGA and
 Siloxane-containing Vaterite/PLLA Hybrids for Bone Repair
 Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Kie Fujikura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 eXPRESS Polym. Lett., 5, 873-881 (2011)
 Electrospun Silica/PLLA Hybrid Materials for Skeletal Regeneration
 Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Bobo Yu, Julian R. Jones, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Soft Matter, 7, 10241-10251 (2011)
 Cellular Compatibility of a Gamma-Irradiated Modified Siloxane-Poly(lactic acid)-Calcium Carbonate
 Hybrid Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration
 Naoshi Takeuchi, Miho Machigashitra, Daisuke Yamashita, Yoshinori Shirakata, Toshihiro Kasuga,
 Kazuyuki Noguchi, Seiji Ban
 Dent. Mater. J., 30, 730-738 (2011)


 Electrospun Microfiber Meshes of Silicon-doped Vaterite/Poly(lactic acid) Hybrid for Guided Bone
 Regeneration
 Akiko Obata, Toshiki Hotta, Takashi Wakita, Yoshio Ota and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Acta Biomater., 6, 1248-1257 (2010)
 Preparation of Silicon-Containing Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Hybrid Membranes
 Akiko Obata, Takashi Wakita, Yoshio Ota and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Mater. Sci. Forum, 638-642, 670-674 (2010)
 (Proc. Inter. Conf. Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials 2009 (THERMEC' 2009),
 Berlin, Germany, Aug. 25-28 (2009))
 Preparation of Siloxane-Containing Vaterite/Poly(L-lactic acid) Hybrid Microbeads with Silicate and
 Calcium Ions-Releasing Ability
 Jin Nakamura, Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 118, 541-544 (2010)
 Preparation of Siloxane-Containing Vaterite/Poly(lactic acid) Hybrid Beads by Electrospraying and
 HA-coating on Their Surfaces
 Jin Nakamura, Akiko Obata, Toshihiro Kasuga
 Phosphorus Res. Bull., 24, 1-5 (2010)
 Preparation of Siloxane-Containing Vaterite/Poly(lactic acid) Hybrid Fibermats with Improved Ductility
 for Bone Regeneration
 Sen Lin, Kie Fujikura, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 118, 623-625 (2010)
 Preparation of Electrospun Siloxane-Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Hybrid Fibrous Membranes for Guided
 Bone Regeneration
 Takashi Wakita, Akiko Obata, Gowsihan Poologasundarampillai, Julian R. Jones and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Composites Science and Technology, 70, 1889-1893 (2010)
 Effects of Y2O3 Particle Size on Cytotoxicity and Cell Morphology
 Sungho Lee, Toshihiro Kasuga and Katsuya Kato
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 118, 428-433 (2010)
 細胞組込可能な生体吸収性セラミック複合小球体の開発
 春日敏宏
 バイオマテリアル‐生体材料, 28[2], 103-108 (2010)
 細胞を活性化させる生体材料研究
 小幡亜希子
 まてりあ, 49[4], 170-172 (2010)
10  シリコン徐放型バイオマテリアルの開発
 小幡亜希子
 バイオマテリアル‐生体材料, 28[3], 167-168 (2010)
11  シロキサン含有バテライト/ポリ乳酸ハイブリッドビーズの作製
 中村 仁
 Phosphorus Letter, 67, 30-31 (2010)


 Enhanced in vitro Cell Activity on Silicon-Doped Vaterite/Poly(lactic acid) Composites
 Akiko Obata, Shingo Tokuda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Acta Biomater., 5, 57-62 (2009)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid)/Siloxane/Calcium Carbonate Composite Membranes with Antibacterial
 Activities
 Shingo Tokuda, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Acta Biomater., 5, 1163-1168 (2009)
 New Fabrication Process of Layered Membranes Based on Poly(lactic acid) Fibers for Guided Bone
 Regeneration
 Takashi Wakita, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Mater. Trans., 50[7], 1737-1741 (2009)
 Stimulation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Osteoblasts Activities in vitro on Silicon-Releasable
 Scaffolds
 Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomed. Mater. Res., 91A, 11-17 (2009)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid)-Vaterite Hybrid Membranes for Guided Bone Regeneration
 T. Wakita, A. Obata, Y. Ota and T. Kasuga
 Proc. 17th Intern'l Conf. Composite Materials, Jul. 27-31 (2009), Edinburgh, UK,
 British Composite Society, B1:7 (CD-ROM)
 Electrospun Fibrous Membranes Based on Poly(lactic acid) for Guided Bone Regeneration
 A. Obata, T. Wakita, Y. Ota and T. Kasuga
 Proc. 22nd Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, edited by S. Kim, Daegu, Korea, Oct. 26-29 (2009),
 pp. 579-582
 Cell-Intercepting Ability of Electrospun Poly(lactic-acid)-based Fibermats
 K. Fujikura, A. Obata and T. Kasuga
 Proc. 22nd Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, edited by S. Kim, Daegu, Korea, Oct. 26-29 (2009),
 pp. 653-656
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid)/Si-doped Vaterite Hybrid Microbeads
 J. Nakamura, A. Obata and T. Kasuga
 Proc. 22nd Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, edited by S. Kim, Daegu, Korea, Oct. 26-29 (2009),
 pp. 657-660
 Polymer-based Composite Coating on Zirconia Ceramics
 Y. Kogo, A. Obata and T. Kasuga
 Proc. 22nd Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, edited by S. Kim, Daegu, Korea, Oct. 26-29 (2009),
 pp. 807-810
10  Preparation of Poly(lactic acid)/Si-doped Vaterite Hybrid Beads by Electrospraying
 Jin Nakamura, Toshiki Hotta, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Archives of BioCeramics Research Volume 9
 Proceedings of the 9th Asian BioCeramics Symposium (ABC2009), Nagoya, Japan, Dec. 8-11 (2009),
 pp. 131-134
11  Size Effects of Y2O3 Nanoparticles on Cell Morphology
 Sungho Lee, Toshihiro Kasuga and Katsuya Kato
 Archives of BioCeramics Research Volume 9
 Proceedings of the 9th Asian BioCeramics Symposium (ABC2009), Nagoya, Japan, Dec. 8-11 (2009),
 pp. 139-142
12  Nanoapatite Composite Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration (Chapter 9)
 T. Kasuga, A. Obata and H. Maeda
 Handbook of Nanoceramics and Their Based Nanodevices Vol. 5, edited by Tseung-Yuen Tseng and
 Hari Singh Nalwa, American Scientific Publishers, Stervenson Ranch CA (2009), pp. 203-216


 Preparation of Bone-like Apatite Coating on Mullite Ceramics with Silicon-ion Releasability
 Akiko Obata, Nobuo Ogura and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 116, 14-19 (2008)
 Cellular Activity on Siloxane-Doped Poly(lactic acid)/Vaterite Composite Scaffolds
 Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 361-363, 399-402 (2008)
 (Proc. 20th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Nantes, Oct. 24-26 (2007))
 Cellular Compatibility of Bonelike Apatite Containing Silicon Species
 Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomed. Mater. Res., 85A, 140-144 (2008)
 バイオミメティックアパタイトコーティングに有用な炭酸カルシウム(バテライト)とその複合材料の開発
 太田義夫、脇田剛誌、春日敏宏
 Phosphorus Letter, No. 61, 33-37 (2008)
 Cellular Compatibility of Bonelike Apatite Containing Silicon Species
 Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomed. Mater. Res., 85A, 140-144 (2008)
 Control of Silicon Species Released from Poly(lactic acid)-Polysiloxane Hybrid Membranes
 Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Biomed. Mater. Res., 85A, 742-746 (2008)


 Preparation of Calcium Carbonate/Poly(Lactic Acid) Composite Membranes Containing Mercapto Groups
 Shingo Tokuda, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 330-332, 487-490 (2007)
 (Proc. 19th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Oct. 10-13, 2006, Chengdu)
 Silicon-Doped Bonelike Apatite/Poly(lactic acid) Composite
 Akiko Obata, Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 330-332, 519-522 (2007)
 (Proc. 19th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Oct. 10-13, 2006, Chengdu)
 Preparation of Poly(L-lactic acid) Hybrid Membrane with Silicon-ion-releasing Ability
 H. Maeda, E. H. Ishida and T. Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 330-332, 1305-1308 (2007)
 (Proc. 19th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Oct. 10-13, 2006, Chengdu)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Composites Containing Vaterite for Bone Repair
 T. Kasuga, A. Obata, H. Maeda and L. L. Hench
 Mater. Sci. Forum, 539-543, 617-622 (2007)
 (Proc. International Conference on Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials 2006
 (THERMEC'2006), July 4-8, 2006, Vancouver)
 Bioactive Coatings by Vaterite Deposition on Polymer Substrates of Different Composition and
 Morphology
 H. Maeda, V. Maquet, Q. Z. Chen, T. Kasuga, H. Jawad, A. R. Boccaccini
 Mater. Sci. Eng., C27, 741-745 (2007)
 Stimulatory Effect of Silicon-doped Composites on Bone-forming Cell
 Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Archieves of BioCeramics Research, 7, 117-120 (2007)
 Proceedings of the Asian BioCeramics 2007, Osaka, Japan, 25-28 Sep. (2007)
 Preparation of Silicon-releasable Poly(lactic acid) Composite Membranes with Antibacterial Activities
 Shingo Tokuda, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Archieves of BioCeramics Research, 7, 137-140 (2007)
 Proceedings of the Asian BioCeramics 2007, Osaka, Japan, 25-28 Sep. (2007)
 Vaterite Deposition on Biodegradable Polymer Foam Scaffolds for Inducing Bone-like Hydroxycarbonate
 Apatite Coatings
 H. Maeda, V. Maquet, T. Kasuga, Q. Z. Chen, A. R. Boccaccini
 J. Mater. Sci. :Mater. Med., 18, 2269-2273 (2007)


 Preparation of Silica-doped Poly(lactic acid) Composite Hollow Spheres Containing Calcium Carbonates
 Noriko Miura, Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 309-311, 457-460 (2006)
 (Proc. 18th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Dec. 5-8, 2005, Kyoto)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Hybrid Membranes Containing Silica
 H. Maeda, T. Kasuga and L. L. Hench
 Key Eng. Mater., 309-311, 775-778 (2006)
 (Proc. 18th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Dec. 5-8, 2005, Kyoto)
 High cellular Biocompatibility of Calcium Carbonate/Poly(lactic acid) Composites Doped with Silicon
 Akiko Obata, Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Key Eng. Mater., 309-311, 1113-1116 (2006)
 (Proc. 18th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Dec. 5-8, 2005, Kyoto)
 Preparation of Poly(L-lactic acid)-Polysiloxane-Calcium Carbonate Hybrid Membranes for Guided Bone
 Regeneration
 Hirotaka Maeda, Toshihiro Kasuga and Larry L. Hench
 Biomaterials, 27, 1216-1222 (2006)
 Apatite-Coated Poly(lactic acid) Composites with Cell-Compatibility Prepared by a Biomimetic Method
 H. Maeda and T. Kasuga
 Adv. Mater. Res., 11-12, 239-242 (2006)
 (Proc. Asian Inter. Conf. Adv. Mater., Beijing, 3-5 Nov., 2005)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Composite Hollow Spheres Containing Calcium Carbonates
 Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Acta Biomater., 2, 403-408 (2006)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Composite Hollow Spheres Containing Calcium Carbonate, β-tricalcium
 Phosphate and Siloxane
 Hirotaka Maeda, Noriko Miura, Akiko Obata and Toshihiro Kasuga
 J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 114, 743-747 (2006)
 Hydroxycarbonate Apatite Coating on Calcium Carbonate Compoistes by a Biomimetic Method
 Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Phosphorus Res. Bull., 20, 175-180 (2006)


 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Composite Hollow Spheres with an Open Channel
 H. Maeda, N. Miura, T. Kasuga and M. Nogami
 Key Eng. Mater., 284-286, 301-304 (2005)
 (Proceedings of 17th International Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine, New Orleans,
 December 8-12 (2004))
 Preparation of Vaterite/Poly(lactic acid) Composites with Excellent Apatite-Forming Ability
 T. Kasuga, H. Maeda, G. Jell, I. Notingher and L. L. Hench
 Key Eng. Mater., 284-286, 449-452 (2005)
 (Proceedings of 17th International Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine, New Orleans,
 December 8-12 (2004))
 Formation of Hydroxycarbonate Apatite Layer on Poly(lactic acid) Composites in Simulated Body Fluid
 H. Maeda, T. Kasuga and M. Nogami
 Key Eng. Mater., 284-286, 489-492 (2005)
 (Proceedings of 17th International Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine, New Orleans,
 December 8-12 (2004))
 Preparation of Bonelike Apatite Composite for Tissue Engineering Scaffold
 Hirotaka Maeda, Toshihiro Kasuga, Masayuki Nogami and Minoru Ueda
 Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater., 6, 48-53 (2005)
 Poly(L-lactic acid) Short Fibers Prepared by Solvent Evaporation Using Sodium Tripolyphosphate
 Yoichiro Mizutani, Masateru Hattori, Masahiko Okuyama, Toshihiro Kasuga, Masayuki Nogami
 Polymer, 46, 3789-3794 (2005)
 Surface Potential of Poly(lactic acid) Composites Containing Calcium Carbonates in Simulated Body
 Fluid
 Hirotaka Maeda, Toshihiro Kasuga and Masayuki Nogami
 J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 88, 1964-1966 (2005)
 生体環境共生機能を有する新ハイブリッド材料の作製
 春日敏宏、前田浩孝
 化学工業, 56, 657-661 (2005)
 骨様アパタイトコンポジットスキャホールドの開発
 春日敏宏、前田浩孝、上田 実
 セラミックス, 40, 855-857 (2005)
 Preparation of Poly(lactic acid) Composites Containing Vaterite for Bone Repair
 Hirotaka Maeda and Toshihiro Kasuga
 Proceedings of the 22th Inter. Japan-Korea Seminar on Ceramics, Nov. 24-26, 2005, Nagoya,
 pp. 309-312


 Preparation of Bonelike Apatite Composite Sponge
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 (Proc. 16th Inter. Symp. Ceramics in Medicine, Nov. 6-9, 2003, Porto, Portugal)
 Preparation of Calcium Carbonate/Poly(lactic acid) Composite (CCPC) Hollow Spheres
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