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Cell Biology International (2005) 29, 861867 (Printed in Great Britain)
In vitro study of smooth muscle cells on polycaprolactone and collagen nanofibrous matrices
J. Venugopal*, L.L. Ma, T. Yong and S. Ramakrishna
Biochemistry, NUSNNI, E3, #05-14, Biochemistry, 9 Engineering Drive 1, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117 576, Singapore
Biodegradable polycaprolactone and collagen nanofibers were produced by electrospinning, with fiber diameters of around 300–700
Key words: Polycaprolactone, Collagen, Smooth muscle cells, Nanofibers, Tissue engineering.
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Received 13 October 2004/25 March 2005; accepted 30 March 2005doi:10.1016/j.cellbi.2005.03.026