TITLE

Pig Heart Valves for Children

PUB. DATE
February 1990
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Feb90, Vol. 118 Issue 2537, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of a chemical process to make pig heart valves suitable for implantation in children with heart valve diseases. Description of the technique developed by University of Southern California School of Medicine researchers that inhibits calcium deposits; Similarity of the process for tanning leather.
ACCESSION #
11756960

 

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