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Volume 3, Issue 2, Pages 179-202
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Research Article

Form Follows Function: Advances in Trilayered Structure Replication for Aortic Heart Valve Tissue Engineering

Dan T. Simionescu,2 Joseph Chen,3 Michael Jaeggli,2 Bo Wang,1 and Jun Liao1

1Tissue Bioengineering Laboratory, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
2Biocompatibility and Tissue Regeneration Laboratory, Department of Bioengineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
3Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA

Received 1 April 2011; Accepted 1 December 2011

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