Terminology for biorelated polymers and applications (IUPAC Recommendations 2012)

  title={Terminology for biorelated polymers and applications (IUPAC Recommendations 2012)},
  author={M. Vert and Y. Doi and Karl-Heinz Hellwich and M. Hess and P. Hodge and P. Kubisa and M. Rinaudo and F. Schu{\'e}},
  journal={Pure and Applied Chemistry},
  pages={377 - 410}
  • M. Vert, Y. Doi, +5 authors F. Schué
  • Published 2012
  • Chemistry
  • Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Like most of the materials used by humans, polymeric materials are proposed in the literature and occasionally exploited clinically, as such, as devices or as part of devices, by surgeons, dentists, and pharmacists to treat traumata and diseases. Applications have in common the fact that polymers function in contact with animal and human cells, tissues, and/or organs. More recently, people have realized that polymers that are used as plastics in packaging, as colloidal suspension in paints, and… CONTINUE READING
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