Polyurethanes

Known as: Polyurethanes [Chemical/Ingredient], Polyisocyanates, Polyurethane 
A group of thermoplastic or thermosetting polymers containing polyisocyanate. They are used as ELASTOMERS, as coatings, as fibers and as foams.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The aim of tissue engineering is the fabrication of three-dimensional scaffolds that can be used for the reconstruction and… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
A fractured microstructure design: A new type of piezoresistive sensor with ultra-high-pressure sensitivity (0.26 kPa(-1) ) in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND A novel, biodegradable, aliphatic polyurethane scaffold was designed to fulfill an unmet clinical need in the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
This protocol provides an introduction to soft lithography—a collection of techniques based on printing, molding and embossing… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Silver nanoparticles can be coated on common polyurethane (PU) foams by overnight exposure of the foams to nanoparticle solutions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In the engineering of soft tissues, scaffolds with high elastance and strength coupled with controllable biodegradable properties… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Produced via electrospinning, polyurethane membrane, which has a unique property, has been of interest in medical fields… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Polyurethane (PU) foam was used to immobilize the whole cell of Bacillus pasteurii. The immobilized cells exhibited the rates of… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Polyurethane (PUR) is a polymer derived from the condensation of polyisocyanate and polyol and it is widely used as a base… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine the safety, efficacy, and performance of polyurethane-covered Wallstents in the… (More)
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