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Pentti Tengvall


Pentti Tengvall
+46 31 786 2745

Postal Address: Box 412, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid wallgrens backe 20 , 41346 Göteborg

Department of Biomaterials at Institute of Clinical Sciences (More Information)
Box 412
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid Wallgrens backe 20 , 413 46 Göteborg

About Pentti Tengvall

Professor Pentti Tengvall started in 1986 his PhD-training in applied physics with professor Ingemar Lundström at Linköping university (LiTH) as the supervisor. After PhD in applied physics in 1989, he was employed as assistant professor at IFM, LiTH, he received a position as lecturer in biomaterials in 1994 and was promoted to full professor at LiTH in year 2000. He was awarded International Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering (FBSE) in 2008. In 2008, he was recruited as Director of BIOSUM research school in Biomaterials and Cell Therapy at University of Gothenburg. Dr Tengvall has published 132 articles, many conference contributions and invited to many lectures and holds 5 patents/patent applications. He has supervised 15 PhD students.

Research interests:
•Proteins at interfaces, interface modifications, and local drug delivery in bone implant applications.

Latest publications

Effects of implant-delivered insulin on bone formation in osteoporotic rats
Behnosh Öhrnell Malekzadeh, Malin C. Erlandsson, Pentti Tengvall, Anders Palmquist, Maria Ransjo et al.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Titanium granules pre-treated with hydrogen peroxide inhibit growth of bacteria associated with post-operative infections in spine surgery
Acke Ohlin, Emma Mattsson, Matthias Mörgelin, Julia R. Davies, Gunnel Svensäter et al.
European Spine Journal, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Insulin released from titanium discs with insulin coatings- kinetics and biological activity
Behnosh Öhrnell Malekzadeh, Maria Ransjö, Pentti Tengvall, Zivko Mladenović, Anna Westerlund
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part B - Applied biomaterials, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Deposition Kinetics of Bioinspired Phenolic Coatings on Titanium Surfaces
Sebastian Geißler, Alejandro Barrantes, Pentti Tengvall, Phillip B. Messersmith, Hanna Tiainen
Langmuir, Journal article 2016
Journal article

Ex vivo alendronate localization at the mesoporous titania implant/bone interface
Johan Karlsson, Necati Harmankaya, Stefan Allard, Anders Palmquist, Mats Halvarsson et al.
Journal of materials science. Materials in medicine, Journal article 2015
Journal article

Madindoline A Affects the Osteogenic Potential and the Wnt Signaling
Anna Thorfve, Emilia Svala, Helena Brisby, Peter Thomsen, Anders Lindahl et al.
Journal of Bone Marrow Research, Journal article 2014
Journal article

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Solid-phase classical complement activation by C-reactive protein (CRP) is inhibited by fluid-phase CRP-C1q interaction.
Christopher Sjöwall, Jonas Wetterö, Torbjörn Bengtsson, Agneta Askendal, Gunnel Almroth et al.
Biochemical and biophysical research communications, Journal article 2007
Journal article

Blood plasma contact activation on silicon, titanium and aluminium.
Sara Arvidsson, Agneta Askendal, Pentti Tengvall
Biomaterials, Journal article 2007
Journal article

Surface plasmon resonance detection of blood coagulation and platelet adhesion under venous and arterial shear conditions.
Kenny M Hansson, Knut Johansen, Jonas Wetterö, Goran Klenkar, Johan Benesch et al.
Biosensors & bioelectronics, Journal article 2007
Journal article

Doxycycline-coated sutures improve the suture-holding capacity of the rat Achilles tendon.
Björn Pasternak, Anna Missios, Agneta Askendal, Pentti Tengvall, Per Aspenberg
Acta orthopaedica, Journal article 2007
Journal article


Platelet-induced growth of human fibroblasts is associated with an increased expression of 5-lipoxygenase.
Cecilia Berg, Sven Hammarström, Helena Herbertsson, Eva Lindström, Ann-Charlotte Svensson et al.
Thrombosis and haemostasis, Journal article 2006
Journal article


Whole blood coagulation on protein adsorption-resistant PEG and peptide functionalised PEG-coated titanium surfaces.
Kenny M Hansson, Samuele Tosatti, Joakim Isaksson, Jonas Wetterö, Marcus Textor et al.
Biomaterials, Journal article 2005
Journal article


Anti-inflammatory effects of a titanium-peroxy gel: role of oxygen metabolites and apoptosis.
Jenny Larsson, C. Persson, Pentti Tengvall, Helen Lundqvist-Gustafsson
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A, Journal article 2004
Journal article

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