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Biomaterials pp 285-305 | Cite as

Hyaluronic acid

  • David A. Swann
  • Jing-wen Kuo

Abstract

This review will focus in a selective way on the structure and function of hyaluronic acid (HA)*, and the development of HA-containing products, and, we hope, shed some light on the factors that have influenced the development of these biomaterials.

Keywords

Hyaluronic Acid Synovial Fluid Sodium Hyaluronate Intraarticular Injection Synovial Fluid11 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Swann
    • 1
  • Jing-wen Kuo
    • 1
  1. 1.Medchem Products Inc.WoburnUSA

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