Novel Compliant Scaffold with Specific Design for Venous System: Results of a Porcine Model Study

Pierfrancesco Veroux (1), Alessia Giaquinta (1), Carla Virgilio (1), Davide Danilo Zani (2), Giuliano Ravasio (2)(3), Vincenzo Ardita (1), Paola Secchiero (4), Eugenio Scanziani (5), Paolo Zamboni (6), and Massimiliano Veroux (1)

  • (1) Vascular Surgery and Organ Transplant Unit, Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Catania, Catania, Italy
  • (2) Veterinary University Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
  • (3) Azienda Polo Veterinario di Lodi, Department of Veterinary Sciences and Public Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
  • (4) Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine and LLTA Center, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
  • (5) Mouse and Animal Pathology Lab (MAPLab), Filarete Foundation, Milan, Italy
  • (6) Vascular Disease Center and Institute of Translational Medicine and Surgery, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Massimiliano Veroux; veroux@unict.it

Academic Editor: Robert M. Starke

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