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International Journal of Polymer Science
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 216137, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/216137
Research Article

MonoMax Suture: A New Long-Term Absorbable Monofilament Suture Made from Poly-4-Hydroxybutyrate

1Aesculap AG, Am Aesculap-Platz, 78532 Tuttlingen, Germany
2B. Braun Surgical S.A., Carretera de Terrassa 121, 08191 Rubi, Spain
3Tepha Inc., 99 Hayden Avenue, Lexington, MA 02421, USA

Received 6 December 2011; Accepted 21 February 2012

Academic Editor: Kibret Mequanint

Copyright © 2012 Erich K. Odermatt et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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