This thesis aimed to identify and evaluate the therapeutic potential of novel injectable slow-release biomaterials in order to reduce the dose of BMP-2 needed for a successful bone repair, and to investigate alternative promising proteins for their osteogenic induction capacity.

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Keywords Bone regeneration, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine
Promotor G.J.V.M. van Osch (Gerjo) , J.P.T.M. van Leeuwen (Hans) , E. Farrell (Eric) , M. van Driel (Marjolein)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-94-6361-268-5
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Grant This work was funded by the European Commission 7th Framework Programme; grant id fp7/607051 - BIO INSPIRED BONE REGENERATION (BIO-INSPIRE)
Fahmy-Garcia, S. (2019, May 21). Towards in situ bone tissue engineering : an injectable system for protein delivery. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from