Volume 84 Issue 34 | p. 44 | Concentrates
Issue Date: August 21, 2006

Nanostructures build blood vessels

Department: Science & Technology
News Channels: Nano SCENE

Using the biopolymer heparin and a nanofiber scaffold, researchers at Northwestern University have developed a novel nanostructure that promotes blood vessel growth (Nano Lett., DOI: 10.1021/nl0613555). The system, developed by Samuel I. Stupp and his colleagues, could become an important . . .

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