[Initial results of the biocompatibility, cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of Aramid].

Tissue biocompatibility of aramid fibres was tested over up to 16 weeks after subcutaneous (A = nine) and intraarticular (B = twelve animals) implantation in the rabbit. Histologically all specimens showed connective tissue ingrowth with interspersed mesenchymal cells. Foreign body giant cells were numerous and demonstrated intracellular dye or aramid… CONTINUE READING