In Vitro and In Vivo Study of a Novel Porcine Collagen Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration
AbstractFor years, in order to improve bone regeneration and prevent the need of a second stage surgery to remove non-resorbable membranes, biological absorbable membranes have gradually been developed and applied in guided tissue regeneration (GTR). The present study’s main objective was to achieve space maintenance and bone regeneration using a new freeze-dried developed porcine collagen membrane, and compare it with an already commercial collagen membrane, when both were used with a bovine xenograft in prepared alveolar ridge bone defects. Prior to surgery, the membrane’s vitality analysis showed statistically significant higher cell proliferation in the test membrane over the commercial one. In six beagle dogs, commercial bone xenograft was packed in lateral ridge bone defects prepared in the left and right side and then covered with test porcine collagen membrane or commercial collagen membrane. Alveolar height changes were measured. Histomorphometric results, in vitro and in vivo properties indicated that the new porcine collagen membrane is biocompatible, enhances bone xenograft osteoconduction, and reduces the alveolar ridge height reabsorption rate. View Full-Text
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Salamanca, E.; Tsai, C.-Y.; Pan, Y.-H.; Lin, Y.-T.; Huang, H.-M.; Teng, N.-C.; Lin, C.-T.; Feng, S.-W.; Chang, W.-J. In Vitro and In Vivo Study of a Novel Porcine Collagen Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration. Materials 2016, 9, 949.
Salamanca E, Tsai C-Y, Pan Y-H, Lin Y-T, Huang H-M, Teng N-C, Lin C-T, Feng S-W, Chang W-J. In Vitro and In Vivo Study of a Novel Porcine Collagen Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration. Materials. 2016; 9(11):949.Chicago/Turabian Style
Salamanca, Eisner; Tsai, Chi-Yang; Pan, Yu-Hwa; Lin, Yu-Te; Huang, Haw-Ming; Teng, Nai-Chia; Lin, Che-Tong; Feng, Sheng-Wei; Chang, Wei-Jen. 2016. "In Vitro and In Vivo Study of a Novel Porcine Collagen Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration." Materials 9, no. 11: 949.
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