Eugénie Guimier's research while affiliated with Queen's University Belfast and other places

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Capsular contracture is a common complication associated with breast implants following reconstructive or aesthetic surgery in which a tight or constricting scar tissue capsule forms around the implant, often distorting the breast shape and resulting in chronic pain. Capsulectomy (involving full removal of the capsule surrounding the implant) and c...
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Incorporationof nanoparticles into silicone elastomers to form silicone nanocomposites is anarea of ongoing research, with a broad range of biomedical applications. Addition-curesilicone nanocomposite dispersions were prepared, containing TiO2 ofvarying nanoparticle sizes and concentrations. All TiO2 silicone nanocompositesremained biocompatible (c...