Polyactic-Polyglycolic Acid Copolymer Combined with Decalcified Freeze-Dried Bone for Use as a Bone Repair Material.
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
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A novel bone repair material consisting essential of decalcified freeze-dried bone and biodegradable, biocompatible copolymer has been developed for improving and accelerating the healing of osseous tissue. The bone repair material was prepared by combining decalcified bone with a copolymer consisting essentially of a 5050 polyL-lactide co-glycolide. Keywords bones, bone fractures.
- Anatomy and Physiology
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