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An Injectable Shear-thinning Biomaterial for Endovascular Embolization

Written by Christopher Johnson, PhD, Emory University, 2020 Edited by ¬≠Savannah Fletcher, MD, PGY-1 Definitions Shear thinning biomaterial (STB): This paper expands upon previous investigations of a biocompatible biomaterial made of porcine gelatin and silicon nanoparticles that spontaneously form a hydrogel upon mixing, due to electrostatic interactions between the two Read more…