Fibre Chemistry

, Volume 48, Issue 3, pp 249–252 | Cite as

Implanted and Unimplanted Medical and Biological Polymers

  • M. I. Shtil′man
  • Ya. O. Mezhuev

The principal applications of polymers in medicine and biology were examined. The current state of polymer materials science with respect to fabricating implantable and unimplantable medical and biological materials was analyzed. The types of polymers used in this area were noted.


Polysiloxanes Acrylate Copolymer Segmented Polyurethane Hydroxycarboxylic Acid Polyester Urethane 
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The work was supported financially by the Russian Ministry of Education and Science under the auspices of a state base task.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.D. I. Mendeleev Russian University of Chemical TechnologyMoscowRussia

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