3D electrospinning used in medical materials

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Natasha Maurmann
Juliana Girón
Bruna Borstmann Jardim Leal
Patricia Pranke


Electrospinning (ES) is an interesting and efficient technique for biomedical use. This is a method used for the fabrication of polymer fibers used in tissue engineering (TE). The electrospun nano- and microfibers biomaterial, called scaffolds, are also used for regenerative medicine. The aim of the present mini-review is to present methods used to fabricate 3D fibers by electrospinning and their applications in TE. Also, discussed here are issues regarding the electrospinning limitations and research challenges.


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Maurmann, N., Girón, J., Leal, B. B. J., & Pranke, P. (2019). 3D electrospinning used in medical materials. International Journal of Advances in Medical Biotechnology - IJAMB, 2(1), 27-32. https://doi.org/10.25061/2595-3931/IJAMB/2019.v2i1.26
Special Edition Submission: "3D Printing for Medicine: biomaterials, processes and techniques"


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