Browsing 2013 MU theses - Freely available online by Thesis Advisor "Grant, Sheila Ann"
Now showing items 1-1 of 1
Evaluation of the antimicrobial properties and biocompatibility of polypropylene mesh conjugated with gold nanoparticles (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)Polypropylene (PP) mesh is commonly utilized as a patch for hernia repairs and for pelvic slings. However, biocompatibility and infection rates are a concern. Conjugating gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) to PP mesh may enhance ...