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
2017
Review
2017
Chitosan is the deacetylated form of chitin, a biopolymer that can be obtained from various waste streams and shows antimicrobial… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Tea polyphenols find a wide range of applications in food, medical and pharmaceutical fields owing to their multi-health benefits… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Chitin and chitosan (CS) are biopolymers having immense structural possibilities for chemical and mechanical modifications to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Chitosan has been investigated as an excipient in the pharmaceutical industry, to be used in direct tablet compression, as a… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Porous scaffolds for skin tissue engineering were fabricated by freeze-drying the mixture of collagen and chitosan solutions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The mode of antimicrobial action of chitosan (polymeric beta-1,4-N-acetylglucosamine) on gram-negative bacteria was studied with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A novel approach to provide, thermally sensitive neutral solutions based on chitosan/polyol salt combinations is described. These… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Food allergy is a common and often fatal disease with no effective treatment. We describe here a new immunoprophylactic strategy… (More)
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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… (More)
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