Design, fabrication and characterization of PCL electrospun scaffolds—a review
Cipitria, A. , Skelton, A., Dargaville, T.R., Dalton, P.D., & Hutmacher, D.W. (2011) Design, fabrication and characterization of PCL electrospun scaffolds—a review. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21, pp. 9419-9453.
The expanding interest in electrospinning fibers for bioengineering includes a significant use of polyesters, including poly(3-caprolactone) (PCL). This review summarizes literature on PCL and selected blends, and provides extensive descriptions of the broad range of parameters used in manufacturing such electrospun fibers. Furthermore the chemical, physical and biological approaches for characterizing the electrospun material are described and opinions offered on important information to include in future publications with this electrospun material.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||electrospinning fibers, poly(ε-caprolactone) , PCL|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Biomaterials (090301)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 RSC Publishing|
|Deposited On:||20 Jul 2011 09:01|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 23:38|
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