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Table 5 Mechanical properties of bioresorbable fibres obtained in tension testing (Zilberman et al. 2005)

From: Experimental and computational studies of poly-L-lactic acid for cardiovascular applications: recent progress

Fibre Tensile strength (MPa) Modulus (MPa) Strain (%)
PLLA 967 5000 50
PDS 583 367 161
PGACL 721 477 151