Preclinical evaluation of sodium cellulose sulfate (Ushercell) as a contraceptive antimicrobial agent.

@article{Anderson2002PreclinicalEO,
  title={Preclinical evaluation of sodium cellulose sulfate (Ushercell) as a contraceptive antimicrobial agent.},
  author={Robert A. Anderson and Kenneth A. Feathergill and X Diao and Morris D. Cooper and Risa Kirkpatrick and Betsy C. Herold and Gustavo F. Doncel and Calvin J. Chany and Donald P. Waller and William F. Rencher and Lourens J. D. Zaneveld},
  journal={Journal of andrology},
  year={2002},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={
          426-38
        }
}
The spread of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and limited methods for control of pregnancies presents high risks to the reproductive health of women. Methods controlled by women and directed toward disease prevention and contraception are needed. We report on preclinical studies of the biological properties of sodium cellulose sulfate (Ushercell) currently being developed for use as a topical contraceptive antimicrobial agent. Ushercell was evaluated with tests designed to identify its… 
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