Biocompatibility of Polyhydroxybutyrate Microspheres: in vitro and in vivo Evaluation

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Shishatskaya, Ekaterina I.; Voinova, Olga N.; Goreva, Anastasya V.; Mogilnaya, Olga A.; Volova, Tatiana G.; (2008)
  • Publisher: Сибирский федеральный университет. Siberian Federal University
  • Subject: microencapsulation; resorbable polymers; polyhydroxybutyrate; cytotoxicity; tissue response
    mesheuropmc: technology, industry, and agriculture

Microspheres have been prepared from the resorbable linear polyester of β-hydroxybutyric acid (polyhydroxybutyrate, PHB) by the solvent evaporation technique and investigated in vitro and in vivo. Biocompatibility of the microspheres has been proved in tests in the cult... View more