Porcine Model

Porcine models are used to study cardiovascular disease, kidney stones, female health, communicable disease and obesity
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Importance of Heating Time on the Local Drug Deposition During RFA in Combination with Lyso-Thermosensitive Liposomal Doxorubicin (LTLD) in a Porcine Model," by Nicholas Borys, MD, Celsion's senior vice president and chief medical officer.
22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly published, pathologist-blinded study in a porcine model, examines the histopathology changes after non-ablative radiofrequency (NARF) to smooth muscle as delivered by Stretta therapy for GERD and Secca therapy for fecal incontinence.
Paclitaxel stent coating inhibits neointimal hyperplasia at 4 weeks in a porcine model of coronary restenosis.
Martin-Cancho, A preliminary approach to the repair of myocardial infarction using adipose tissue-derived stem cells encapsulated in magnetic resonance-labelled alginate microspheres in a porcine model.
Researchers found similar results in a porcine model of heart attack.
This study was a within and between subjects experimental design employing an established porcine model of uncontrolled hemorrhage.
10] The purpose of this study was to determine the WIT, beyond which irreversible histopathologic renal damage occurs, in laparoscopic and open surgery in a 2-kidney porcine model (normal contralateral kidney).
Kinematics, kinetics, and resultant injuries observed in a porcine model.
com), a developer of oral drug delivery systems, announced today that its poster entitled "A novel GLP-1 analog delivered orally reduces postprandial glucose excursions in a porcine model," has been accepted for presentation at the Diabetes Technology Society's Ninth Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California between November 5-7, 2009.
A recent abstract presented at an American Heart Association meeting showed that in a porcine model
The purpose of this study was to determine the torsional strength of the capital femoral epiphysis and the role of the perichondrial ring in resisting torsion and to establish the porcine model as an analogue to human slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) in order to aid in the development of SCFE treatment.
20) In the porcine model, the harmonic scalpel appeared to produce fewer adhesions than did other energy sources; this was attributed to less bleeding, the absence of carbonization as a result of lower tissue temperatures (<80[degrees]C), and less thermal damage.
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