An investigation of the potential application of chitosan/aloe-based membranes for regenerative medicine.

@article{Silva2013AnIO,
  title={An investigation of the potential application of chitosan/aloe-based membranes for regenerative medicine.},
  author={S. S. Silva and E. Popa and M. Gomes and M. Cerqueira and A. Marques and S. G. Caridade and P. Teixeira and C. Sousa and J. Mano and R. Reis},
  journal={Acta biomaterialia},
  year={2013},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={
          6790-7
        }
}
  • S. S. Silva, E. Popa, +7 authors R. Reis
  • Published 2013
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Acta biomaterialia
  • A significant number of therapeutics derived from natural polymers and plants have been developed to replace or to be used in conjunction with existing dressing products. The use of the therapeutic properties of aloe vera could be very useful in the creation of active wound dressing materials. The present work was undertaken to examine issues concerning structural features, topography, enzymatic degradation behavior, antibacterial activity and cellular response of chitosan/aloe vera-based… CONTINUE READING
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