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Table 9 Degradation in vivo of commercial products based on different tissue sources and differently crosslinked [254, 507]

From: Processing of collagen based biomaterials and the resulting materials properties

  Supplier Crosslinking Species Degradation in vivo (weeks)
BioGide Geistlich Biomaterials   Porcine skin 2–4
BioMend Sulzer Medica; now Zimmer Biomet Glutaraldehyde Bovine tendon 4–8
BioMendExtend Sulzer Medica; now Zimmer Biomet Glutaraldehyde Bovine tendon 18
TutoDent Tutogen Bovine pericard 8–16
Ossix Colbar R&D ltd.; now datumdental Enzymatic/carbohydrate Bovine tendon > 24