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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 963149, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/963149
Research Article

Enhanced Blood Compatibility of Metallocene Polyethylene Subjected to Hydrochloric Acid Treatment for Cardiovascular Implants

1IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre, Faculty of Biosciences and Medical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2Department of Research and Development, PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Kothandaraman Nagar, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu 624 622, India
3Rubber Technology Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721302, India

Received 22 January 2014; Revised 27 March 2014; Accepted 6 April 2014; Published 15 May 2014

Academic Editor: Kibret Mequanint

Copyright © 2014 Saravana Kumar Jaganathan 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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