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Table 2 Properties of fully drawn round poly(lactic acid) yarn

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

Drawn 117/18 poly(lactic acid) Cross-section Crystallinity (%) Tg (°C) Tm (°C) Density (g/cm3) Max Load (lbf) Elongation at break (%)
Round 31 60–65 173–178 1.24 0.721 23.34