Research Area


Publications of the Biomaterials Department

The results of our research work are documented in numerous publications: in renowned national and international journals, reference books and conference materials, and also in various patent specifications.

A detailed list of all publications, patent specifications and book contributions, can be found here.

Current Publications

C. Rode, H. Oehler, N. Brauch, R. Wyrwa, M. Schnabelrauch, S. Sachse:
Antibacterial polymer composites for implants made of polylactide and polyetheretherketone with zinc oxide: Properties, degradation and efficacy.
I. Alig, Materialwiss. Werkstofftech. (2023), 54, DOI: 10.1002/mawe.202200120.

S. Kranz; M. Heyder; U. Rabe; P. Liu; A. Mrozinska; A. Guellmar; A. Berg; D. Steen; J. Tuckermann; David C. Watts; Bernd Sigusch; M. Reise:
Osseointegration of photodynamic active biomaterials for bone regeneration in an animal bone model over a period of 12 months.
Dental Materials (2023), DOI: 10.1016/

Seemann, S.; Dubs, M.; Koczan, D.; Salapare, H.S., III; Ponche, A.; Pieuchot, L.; Petithory, T.; Wartenberg, A.; Staehlke, S.; Schnabelrauch, M.; et al.: Response of Osteoblasts on Amine-Based Nanocoatings Correlates with the Amino Group Density.
Molecules (2023), 28, 6505. DOI: 10.3390/molecules28186505.

Ruiz-Gómez, G., Salbach-Hirsch, J., Dürig, J. N., Köhler, L., Balamurugan, K., Rother, S., Heidig, S. L., Moeller, S., Schnabelrauch, M., Furesi, G., Pählig, S., Guillem-Gloria, P. M., Hofbauer, C., Hintze, V., Pisabarro, M. T., Rademann, J., & Hofbauer, L. C.:
Rational engineering of glycosaminoglycan-based Dickkopf-1 scavengers to improve bone regeneration.
Biomaterials (2023), 297, 122105. DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2023.122.

Sigusch, B., Kranz, S., von Hohenberg, A.C., Wehle, S., Guellmar, A., Steen, D., Berg, A., Rabe, U., Heyder, M., Reise, M.:
Histological and Histomorphometric Evaluation of Implanted Photodynamic Active Biomaterials for Periodontal Bone Regeneration in An Animal Study.
Int. J. Mol. Sci. (2023), 24, 6200. DOI: 10.3390/ijms24076200.

Sabrina Hauspurg, M. Eng.

Head of Department

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