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By Jessica Amber Jennings, Joel David Bumgardner

Chitosan established Biomaterials: basics, quantity 1, presents the newest details on chitosan, a traditional polymer derived from the marine fabric chitin. Chitosan monitors targeted homes, such a lot significantly biocompatibility and biodegradability. it could even be simply tuned to change its constitution or homes, making chitosan a superb candidate as a biomaterial. for that reason, chitosan is being constructed for plenty of biomedical features, starting from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene supply. This publication appears on the basics of chitosan-based biomaterials.

  • Contains particular specialize in the concepts and applied sciences had to strengthen chitosan for biomedical applications
  • Presents a finished remedy of the fundamentals
  • Provides contributions from major researchers with large adventure in chitosan

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By Jessica Amber Jennings, Joel David Bumgardner

Chitosan established Biomaterials: basics, quantity 1, presents the newest details on chitosan, a traditional polymer derived from the marine fabric chitin. Chitosan monitors targeted homes, such a lot significantly biocompatibility and biodegradability. it could even be simply tuned to change its constitution or homes, making chitosan a superb candidate as a biomaterial. for that reason, chitosan is being constructed for plenty of biomedical features, starting from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene supply. This publication appears on the basics of chitosan-based biomaterials.

  • Contains particular specialize in the concepts and applied sciences had to strengthen chitosan for biomedical applications
  • Presents a finished remedy of the fundamentals
  • Provides contributions from major researchers with large adventure in chitosan

Show description

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Carbohydrate Polymers 87, 581–588. , 2004. Recent advances on chitosan-based micro- and nanoparticles in drug delivery. Journal of Controlled Release: Official Journal of the Controlled Release Society 100, 5–28. , 2012. Antioxidant, antifungal and antiviral activities of chitosan from the larvae of housefly, Musca domestica L. Food Chemistry 132, 493–498. , 2015. Enzymatic synthesis of chitosan derivatives and their potential applications. Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic 112, 25–39.

2007. Disposable biosensor based on enzyme immobilized on Au–chitosan-modified indium tin oxide electrode with flow injection amperometric analysis. Analytical Biochemistry 360, 288–293. , 2005. Physically crosslinked alginate/N, O-carboxymethyl chitosan hydrogels with calcium for oral delivery of protein drugs. Biomaterials 26, 2105–2113. , 2015. Preparation and characterization of chitosan hollow nanospheres for anticancer drug curcumin delivery. Materials Letters 150, 114–117. , 2006. Chitosan/oligo L-lactide graft copolymers: effect of hydrophobic side chains on the physico-chemical properties and biodegradability.

Application of chitin-and chitosan-based materials for enzyme immobilizations: a review. Enzyme and Microbial Technology 35, 126–139. , 2007. Chitosan/cyclodextrin nanoparticles as macromolecular drug delivery system. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 340, 134–142. , 2004. Chitosan chemistry and pharmaceutical perspectives. Chemical Reviews 104, 6017–6084. , 2000. A review of chitin and chitosan applications. Reactive & Functional Polymers 46, 1–27. , 2012. Optimum conditions for lipase immobilization on chitosan-coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles.

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