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Table 1 Basic properties of the fibers

From: Tissue engineering a tendon-bone junction with biodegradable braided scaffolds

Type of fiber Fineness (den/filament) Cross sectional shape Surface area (circumference of cross section) Major channel area (width*length)
Poly(lactic acid) 4DG 3 Grooved 375 μm 18.75 μm * 26 μm
Poly(lactic acid) round 4 Round 112.5 μm NA