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Addition of cytochalasin D to a biocompatible oil stent coating inhibits intimal hyperplasia in a porcine coronary model.

Authors
  • Salu, Koen J
  • Huang, Yanming
  • Bosmans, Johan M
  • Liu, Xiaoshun
  • Li, Shengqiao
  • Wang, Lan
  • Verbeken, Eric
  • Bult, Hidde
  • Vrints, Chris J
  • De Scheerder, Ivan K
Type
Published Article
Journal
Coronary Artery Disease
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2003
Volume
14
Issue
8
Pages
545–555
Identifiers
PMID: 14646676
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This new natural oil stent-coating shows excellent biocompatibility to vascular tissue. Local cytochalasin D delivery from this stent-platform significantly inhibits neointimal hyperplasia in a porcine coronary model.

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