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Chitin

Known as: Chitin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A linear polysaccharide of beta-1->4 linked units of ACETYLGLUCOSAMINE. It is the second most abundant biopolymer on earth, found especially in… Expand
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The tremendous amount of food waste from diverse sources is an environmental burden if disposed of inappropriately. Thus… Expand
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2019
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Chitosan is obtained from chitin, which could be considered to be the most abundant polymer after cellulose. Owing to these… Expand
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2019
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2019
The frequently studied polysaccharide, chitosan oligosaccharide/chitooligosaccharide (COS) is the major degradation product of… Expand
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2019
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2019
  • Z. Shariatinia
  • Advances in colloid and interface science
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 56148272
Chitosan (CS) is a linear polysaccharide which is achieved by deacetylation of chitin, which is the second most plentiful… Expand
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2018
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2018
This review discusses different forms of nanomaterials generated from chitosan and its derivatives for controlled drug delivery… Expand
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2018
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2018
Hydrogels based on cellulose comprising many organic biopolymers including cellulose, chitin, and chitosan are the hydrophilic… Expand
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2018
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2018
A detailed study of the production of polysaccharide aerogel (bio-aerogel) particles from lab to pilot scale is surveyed in this… Expand
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2018
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2018
Chitin is the second most common polymer after cellulose in earth, existing in the shells of crustaceans like crab and shrimp… Expand
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2018
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2018
Chitosan is obtained from alkaline deacetylation of chitin, and acetamide groups are transformed into primary amino groups during… Expand
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2018
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Biomaterials have gained increasing attention in the fabrication of a variety of flexible electronics due to their tunable… Expand