Tag: Scientists use honey in surgical meshes to fight post-op infection

Scientists use honey in surgical meshes to fight post-op infection

December 16, 2019

Honey has been touted as a healing agent due to its antibacterial and antiseptic properties – most recently, an international team has incorporated honey into a surgical mesh coating that could help prevent post-operative infections. The electrospun nano-coating for surgical meshes –composed of alternating layers of negatively-charged honey and positively-charged biocompatible polymers – slowly releases […]

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