Polyvinyl Alcohol

Known as: Alcohol, Polyvinyl, Vinarol DT, Polyvinylalcohol 
A polymer prepared from polyvinyl acetates by replacement of the acetate groups with hydroxyl groups. It is used as a pharmaceutic aid and ophthalmic… (More)

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2006
2006
Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) is a hydrophilic polymer with various characteristics desired for biomedical applications and can be… (More)
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2004
2004
A polyvinyl alcohol-based immobilisation technique has been utilised for entrapping the newly-isolated chromate-reducing… (More)
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2003
2003
Nowadays the importance of knee meniscal function is recognized. The treatment for meniscus injury has been changing from… (More)
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2002
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2002
Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) is the most commonly used emulsifier in the formulation of poly lactide and poly (D,L-lactide-co… (More)
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2002
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2002
Photoactive polyvinyl alcohol hydrogels (PVA) have been investigated for use as tissue engineering scaffolds. These materials… (More)
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2001
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2001
The surface and internal morphology, drug distribution and release kinetics at 22 degrees C of polyesters such as PCL… (More)
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1997
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1997
The authors present a unique application of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) cryogel as an anthropomorphic, elastic, vascular phantom… (More)
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1986
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1986
A simple and rapid colorimetric assay for measuring the high affinity Ca2+-ATPase activity in subcellular fractions is presented… (More)
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1975
1975
The flow properties and viscosity of the vehicle into which drugs are incorporated can be determining factors in the… (More)
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1975
1975
Successful nonsurgical treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding and arteriovenous malformations by embolization techniques has been… (More)
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