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Chitosan

Known as: Chitosan [Chemical/Ingredient], Poliglusam, chitosans 
Deacetylated CHITIN, a linear polysaccharide of deacetylated beta-1,4-D-glucosamine. It is used in HYDROGEL and to treat WOUNDS.
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Biopolymers have become very attractive as they are degradable, biocompatible, non-toxic and renewable. Due to the intrinsic… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
This review outlines new developments in the biomedical applications of environmentally friendly ('green') chitosan and chitosan… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
&NA; Since the application of chitosan magnetic cationic microspheres in brain drug delivery by Gallo in 1993, chitosan has been… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Maize or corn is considered as very distinctive plant. Corn having better capability of utilizing sun light, is a noble way of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Chitosan is obtained from alkaline deacetylation of chitin, and acetamide groups are transformed into primary amino groups during… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Chitosan based nanocomposite scaffolds have attracted wider applications in medicine, in the area of drug delivery, tissue… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Soft tissue reconstructs require materials that form three-dimensional (3-D) structures supportive to cell proliferation and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Tailoring of chitosan through the involvement of its amino, acetamido, and hydroxy groups can give derivatives of enhanced… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Chitosan nanoparticles, such as those prepared in this study, may exhibit potential antibacterial activity as their unique… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The wide array of tissue engineering applications exacerbates the need for biodegradable materials with broad potential. Chitosan… Expand
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