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Volume 2012, Article ID 537973, 8 pages
Research Article

Microstructure and Properties of Polyhydroxybutyrate-Chitosan-Nanohydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds

Department of Electroceramics, Institute of Materials Research of SAS, Watsonova 47, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia

Received 13 October 2011; Accepted 31 October 2011

Academic Editors: A. Bandyopadhyay and T. Ohura

Copyright © 2012 L. Medvecky. 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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