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Title: Modification of the biopolymer castor oil with free isocyanate groups to be applied as bioadhesive
Authors: Ferreira, Paulo 
Pereira, R. 
Coelho, J. F. J. 
Silva, António F. M. 
Gil, M. H. 
Keywords: Surgical adhesives; Surface energy; Thermal analysis; Haemocompatibility
Issue Date: 2007
Citation: International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 40:2 (2007) 144-152
Abstract: Surgical adhesives have been used for several applications, including haemostasis, sealing air leakages and tissue adhesion. The aim of this work was to develop a biodegradable urethane-based bioadhesive containing free isocyanate groups. This material presents the advantage of being biodegradable, biocompatible and having the capacity of reacting with amino groups present in the biological molecules.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10316/3791
Rights: openAccess
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