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Chemical Hydrogels

Name Hydrogels
Definition Water swollen, rigid, 3-dimensional network of cross-linked, hydrophilic macromolecules, 20-95% water. They are used in paints, printing inks, foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
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MeSH® ID D020100
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Hydrogels Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2nd skin
  ameroid
  Aquamid
  Aquavene
  Atrapro
  balafilcon A
  BioLVR hydrogel
  Bulkamid
  comfilcon A
  Cryogels
  Dermalive
  galyfilcon A
  IntraSite Gel
  lotrafilcon A
  lotrafilcon B
  poly(1,2 propandiol methacrylate)
  polyhydroxyethyl methacrylate hydrogels
  Procutase
  senofilcon A
  SilvaSorb