By Giuseppe Perale, Jöns Hilborn
Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical functions: From basics to Translational Medicine presents readers with an summary of bioresorbable polymeric fabrics within the biomedical box. an invaluable source for fabrics scientists in and academia, delivering info at the basics and issues, synthesis and processing, and the medical and R and D purposes of bioresorbable polymers for biomedical applications.
- Focuses on biomedical purposes of bioresorbable polymers
- Features a finished variety of themes together with basics, synthesis, processing, and applications
- Provides balanced assurance of the sector with contributions from academia and industry
- Includes scientific and R and D purposes of bioresorbable polymers for biomedical applications
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