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Polyglycolic Acid

Known as: Poly(oxy(1-oxo-1,2-ethanediyl)), Polyglycolic Acid [Chemical/Ingredient], Polyglycolide 
A biocompatible polymer used as a surgical suture material.
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2014
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2014
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2001
  • D. Hutmacher
  • Journal of biomaterials science. Polymer edition
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 12622198
Today, tissue engineers are attempting to engineer virtually every human tissue. Potential tissue-engineered products include… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This article reports the first randomized prospective multicenter evaluation of a bioabsorbable conduit for nerve repair. The… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Microneurosurgical techniques to reconstruct nerve gaps with nerve grafts frequently fail to achieve excellent functional results… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Biodegradable rods of polyglycolide or lactide-glycolide copolymer were used in the internal fixation of a variety of fractures…