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PGAProfessional Golfers' Association of America (since 1916; Palm Beach Gardens, Florida)
PGAPin Grid Array
PGAProducers Guild of America
PGAPå Grund Af (Danish: Because Of)
PGAPress Ganey Associates (South Bend, IN)
PGAPortugalia Airlines (Portugal)
PGAPlay Golf America
PGAProgrammable Gain Amplifier
PGAPortugália Airlines
PGAPolyglycolic Acid
PGAPromotional Gift Award (competition)
PGAProgram Global Area (Oracle)
PGAPeak Ground Acceleration (seismology)
PGAProgram Global Area
PGAPartner Government Agency
PGAPhysician's Global Assessment (score)
PGAProgrammable Gate Array
PGAPrison Governors' Association (est. 1987; UK)
PGAPurchased Gas Adjustment
PGAPeoples' Global Action
PGAParliamentarians for Global Action
PGAPlaces to Grow Act (Canada)
PGAParticipating Government Agency
PGAPaul G Allen
PGAProfessional Graphics Adapter
PGAParts, Garments and Accessories (Polaris)
PGAPropylene Glycol Alginate
PGAPolyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome
PGAPlanned Giving Advisory (various organizations)
PGAPlease Go Away
PGAParamount's Great America
PGAPure Grain Alcohol
PGAPharmacy Guild of Australia
PGAPublishing Group of America
PGAPhosphoglyceraldehyde
PGAPrograms for Genomic Applications (NHLBI)
PGAPage, AZ, USA (Airport Code)
PGAPotato Growers of Alberta
PGAProstaglandin Analog (aka Prostaglandin Analogue; molecule)
PGAPlanetary Gemologists Association
PGAPhase Gradient Autofocus (algorithm)
PGAPower Generating Assembly
PGAPersonnel Group of America, Inc. (stock symbol)
PGAPolicy and Global Affairs Division (The National Academies)
PGAPotato Growers Association
PGAPressure Garment Assembly (space program)
PGAPastoralists and Graziers Association of Western Australia
PGAProfit Gap Analysis (finance)
PGAPrivate Global Area (Oracle)
PGAPrecision Guided Airdrop (US Airforce)
PGAPier Glass Aviation
PGAPulsar Group of Australia (motoring enthusiasts)
PGAPlatteville Gaming Association
PGAPower Grid Array
PGAPeter Gerstmann Associates (UK)
PGAPteroylgutamic Acid - Folic Acid
PGAPerson Generating Adjustment
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Polyglycolic acid scaffold increased the concentrations of vascular endothelial growth factor in culture supernatants
Tissue engineering approaches have included intestinal progenitor crypt cells seeded on sheets of polyglycolic acid wrapped around a silastic stent in animal models (Organ et al 1993).
These are made of PGA, polyglycolic acid PLLA (poly L lactic acid) and 9010 copolymers," said John Gray, president.
Gore makes a completely bioabsorbable synthetic 3D tissue scaffold that utilizes the bioabsorbable polymers polyglycolic acid (PGA) and trimethlyene carbonate (TMC) which naturally break down in the body after about six months.
The use of catgut rather than a braided polyglycolic acid suture invites postoperative inflammation, since catgut is phagocytosed rather than hydrolyzed.
Skin closure was begun at eyelid margin using 3-0 polyglycolic acid (PGA).
Synthetic- polyglactin (Vicryl), polydioxonone (PDS), polyglycolic acid (Dexon-s).
Furthermore, growing use of glycolic acid in the manufacturing of polyglycolic acid (PGA), which is used in absorbable medical sutures, is expected to fuel the growth of the market over the next few years.
Poly(hydroxyortho esters) such as polyglycolic acid (PGA), polylactic acid (PLA), and their copolymers have been used for three dimensional culture and transplantation of articular, auricular, nasal, costochondral, tracheal, and intervertebral disk, chondrocytes.
is introducing its Kuredux polyglycolic acid (PGA).