Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1. Fundamentals by Jessica Amber Jennings, Joel David Bumgardner

By Jessica Amber Jennings, Joel David Bumgardner

Chitosan dependent Biomaterials: basics, quantity 1, presents the most recent info on chitosan, a average polymer derived from the marine fabric chitin. Chitosan monitors particular homes, such a lot significantly biocompatibility and biodegradability. it might even be simply tuned to change its constitution or houses, making chitosan a good candidate as a biomaterial. for that reason, chitosan is being built for plenty of biomedical services, starting from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene supply. This booklet seems to be on the basics of chitosan-based biomaterials.

  • Contains particular concentrate on the strategies and applied sciences had to increase chitosan for biomedical applications
  • Presents a complete remedy of the fundamentals
  • Provides contributions from best researchers with wide adventure in chitosan

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2013b. Study of glycol chitosan-carboxymethyl β-cyclodextrins as anticancer drugs carrier. Carbohydrate Polymers 93, 679–685. , 2008. Effect of linoleic-acid modified carboxymethyl chitosan on bromelain immobilization onto self-assembled nanoparticles. Frontiers of Materials Science in China 2, 209–213. , 2014. Preparation of ibuprofen-loaded chitosan films for oral mucosal drug delivery using supercritical solution impregnation. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 473, 434–441. , 2010. In vivo study of a polymeric glucose-sensitive insulin delivery system using a rat model.

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Biocomposites containing natural polymers and hydroxyapatite for bone tissue engineering. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 47, 1–4. , 2013a. Quaternized chitosan as an antimicrobial agent: antimicrobial activity, mechanism of action and biomedical applications in orthopedics. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 14, 1854–1869. , 2013b. Study of glycol chitosan-carboxymethyl β-cyclodextrins as anticancer drugs carrier. Carbohydrate Polymers 93, 679–685. , 2008. Effect of linoleic-acid modified carboxymethyl chitosan on bromelain immobilization onto self-assembled nanoparticles.

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