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Collagen-based bioadhesives for wound closure
Author(s): Qiushi Ren; Gabriel Simon; Jean-Marie A. Parel
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Paper Abstract

In this paper, we reported the results of an in vitro pilot study designed to evaluate the possible use of type-I collagen for corneal wound closure via an in situ photo-crosslink process. The wound strength was measured by rising the intraocular pressure (IOP) at a constant rate until wound breakage (blow-up test). In addition, histology was performed to study the wound appearance after photosoldering.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 August 1992
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 1644, Ophthalmic Technologies II, (14 August 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.137403
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Qiushi Ren, Univ. of Miami School of Medicine (United States)
Gabriel Simon, Univ. of Miami School of Medicine (France)
Jean-Marie A. Parel, Univ. of Miami School of Medicine (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1644:
Ophthalmic Technologies II
Jean-Marie Parel, Editor(s)

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