Incorporation of fibrin into a collagen-glycosaminoglycan matrix results in a scaffold with improved mechanical properties and enhanced capacity to resist cell-mediated contraction

Claire M. Brougham, Tanya J. Levingstone, Stefan Jockenhoevel, Thomas C. Flanagan, Fergal J. O'Brien*

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28 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)205-214
JournalActa Biomaterialia
Volume26
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Oct 2015
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Fibrin
  • Tissue engineering
  • Cardiovascular scaffold
  • Heart valve

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