Surface modification of a polyether-urethane with RGD-containing peptides for enhanced cell attachment and signalling

K.H. Smith, A.B. Jozwiak, C.M. Kielty, R.A. Black, R.R. Heyes

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    Abstract of article examining the chemical modification of polyurethane with RGD-containing peptides offers a means of encouraging the adhesion, spreading and proliferation of cells cultured on its surface. This study assesses the efficacy of a modification procedure using surface analysis techniques and preliminary cell culture studies.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)57
    Number of pages1
    JournalEuropean Cells and Materials
    Issue numberSuppl. 2
    Publication statusPublished - 2005


    • chemical modification
    • polyurethane
    • surface analysis
    • cell culture

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