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Volume 10, Pages 2362-2366
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2010.234
Research Article

Halofuginone- and Chitosan-Coated Amnion Membranes Demonstrate Improved Abdominal Adhesion Prevention

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC 27157, USA
2Department of Urology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC 27157, USA

Received 3 August 2010; Revised 13 November 2010; Accepted 21 November 2010

Academic Editor: Anthony Atala

Copyright © 2010 Scott Washburn et al.

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