Application of hydrogen peroxide gas plasma method for porous polyurethane sterilization

Mi Hee Lee, Yeon I. Woo, In Seop Lee, Jeong Koo Kim, Jongchul Park

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Abstract

Tissue-engineering must be either manufactured aseptically or sterilized after processing. To extend protection of medical devices against microbial contamination, various sterilization methods have been suggested. Hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization has been applied in hospitals worldwide for almost a decade. In this study, we investigated the sterilization efficacy of hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilizer with porous polyurethane sample. The result is suggested that hydrogen peroxide gas plasma can be applicable to the sterilization of polymer scaffold for tissue engineering materials.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)905-908
Number of pages4
JournalKey Engineering Materials
Volume342-343
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Apr 16

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Plasma Gases
Polyurethanes
Hydrogen peroxide
Hydrogen Peroxide
Plasmas
Gases
Tissue engineering
Sterilizers
Scaffolds (biology)
Polymers
Contamination
Processing

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)

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Lee, Mi Hee ; Woo, Yeon I. ; Lee, In Seop ; Kim, Jeong Koo ; Park, Jongchul. / Application of hydrogen peroxide gas plasma method for porous polyurethane sterilization. In: Key Engineering Materials. 2007 ; Vol. 342-343. pp. 905-908.
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