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Immobilization of pamidronic acids on the nanotube surface of titanium discs and their interaction with bone cells

Tae-Hyung Koo1, Jyoti S Borah1, Zhi-Cai Xing1, Sung-Mo Moon2, Yongsoo Jeong2 and Inn-Kyu Kang1*

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1 Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, 702-701, South Korea

2 Department of Surface Technology, Korea Institute of Material Science, Changwon-si, 642-831, South Korea

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Nanoscale Research Letters 2013, 8:124  doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-124

Published: 12 March 2013

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Additional file 1: Figure S1:

Fluorescence microscopy images of macrophage cells (calcein-AM and propidium iodide stained) cultured on nt-TiO2-P.

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