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Repairing Peripheral Nerves: Is there a Role for Carbon Nanotubes?

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dc.contributor.author Oprych, Karen M.
dc.contributor.author Whitby, Raymond L D
dc.contributor.author Mikhalovsky, Sergey V.
dc.contributor.author Tomlins, Paul
dc.contributor.author Adu, Jimi
dc.date.accessioned 2017-01-09T05:33:30Z
dc.date.available 2017-01-09T05:33:30Z
dc.date.issued 2016-06-08
dc.identifier.citation Oprych, K. M., Whitby, R. L. D., Mikhalovsky, S. V., Tomlins, P., & Adu, J. (2016). Repairing Peripheral Nerves: Is there a Role for Carbon Nanotubes? Advanced healthcare materials, 5(11), 1253-1271. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201500864 ru_RU
dc.identifier.uri http://nur.nu.edu.kz/handle/123456789/2218
dc.description.abstract Peripheral nerve injury continues to be a major global health problem that can result in debilitating neurological deficits and neuropathic pain. Current state-of-the-art treatment involves reforming the damaged nerve pathway using a nerve autograft. Engineered nerve repair conduits can provide an alternative to the nerve autograft avoiding the inevitable tissue damage caused at the graft donor site. Commercially available nerve repair conduits are currently only considered suitable for repairing small nerve lesions; the design and performance of engineered conduits requires significant improvements to enable their use for repairing larger nerve defects. ru_RU
dc.language.iso en ru_RU
dc.publisher Advanced healthcare materials ru_RU
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States *
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ *
dc.subject Carbon Nanotubes ru_RU
dc.subject nerve regeneration ru_RU
dc.subject nerve repair conduits ru_RU
dc.subject neurons ru_RU
dc.subject tissue scaffold ru_RU
dc.subject Research Subject Categories::TECHNOLOGY::Electrical engineering, electronics and photonics ru_RU
dc.title Repairing Peripheral Nerves: Is there a Role for Carbon Nanotubes? ru_RU
dc.type Article ru_RU


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