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Volume 2013, Article ID 616535, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/616535
Research Article

Covalent Grafting of the RGD-Peptide onto Polyetheretherketone Surfaces via Schiff Base Formation

1I. Medical Department, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University, 55131 Mainz, Germany
2FZI, I. Med and Policlinic, Johannes Gutenberg University School of Medicine, Obere Zahlbacher Street 63, 55131 Mainz, Germany
3Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University School of Medicine, Langenbeckstraße 1, 55131 Mainz, Germany

Received 5 August 2013; Accepted 18 September 2013

Academic Editors: K.-G. Desai and Y. Kinoshita

Copyright © 2013 Marc Becker 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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