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The Polyvinyl Alcohol Sponge Model Implantation

The Polyvinyl Alcohol Sponge Model Implantation

Article DOI: 10.3791/3885
April 18th, 2012


Summary April 18th, 2012

A useful tool to analyze the effects of drugs, growth factors, and/or manipulated cells in an animal model of wound repair is described. This technique utilizes the properties of a polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) sponge to deliver and contain the desired treatment and also provide a platform to be excised and analyzed.

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