Journal of Nanomaterials / 2018 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Evaluation of Long-Term Inflammatory Responses after Implantation of a Novel Fully Bioabsorbable Scaffold Composed of Poly-L-lactic Acid and Amorphous Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles

Figure 1

Gross necropsy examination of the stented hearts. (a) PLLA scaffold. Notable tissue inflammation around the stented segment (red arrow). (b) PLLA/ACP scaffold. There are no coronary abnormalities, epicardial hemorrhage, myocardial infarction, and aneurysms (red arrow).