Chitosan in Biomedical Applications

Written By Md Saquib Hasnain
Chitosan in Biomedical Applications
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 October 2021
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
  • Pages : 462 pages
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Download or read book entitled Chitosan in Biomedical Applications by author: Md Saquib Hasnain which was release on 15 October 2021 and published by Academic Press with total page 462 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Chitosan in Biomedical Applications provides a thorough insight into the complete chitosan chemistry, collection, chemical modifications, characterization and applications of chitosan in biomedical applications and healthcare fields. Chitosan, a biopolymer of natural origin, has been explored for its variety of applications in biomedical research, medical diagnostic aids and material science. It is the second most abundant natural biopolymer after cellulose, and considered as an excellent excipient because of its non-toxic, stable, biodegradable properties. Several research innovations have been made on applications of chitosan in biomedical applications. The book explores key topics, such as molecular weight, degree of deacetylation, and molecular geometry, along with an emphasis on recent advances in the field written by academic, industry, and clinical researchers. Chitosan in Biomedical Applications will be of interest to those in biomedical fields including the biomaterials and tissue engineering community investigating and developing biomaterials for biomedical applications, particularly graduate students, young faculty and others exploring chitosan-based materials. Provides methodology for the design, development and selection of chitosan in biomedical applications for particular therapeutic applications Includes illustrations demonstrating the mechanism of biological interaction of chitosan Discusses the regulatory aspects and demonstrates the clinical efficacy of chitosan

Chitosan in Biomedical Applications

Chitosan in Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Md Saquib Hasnain,Amit Kumar Nayak,Sarwar Beg
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-15
  • Total pages : 462
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Chitosan in Biomedical Applications provides a thorough insight into the complete chitosan chemistry, collection, chemical modifications, characterization and applications of chitosan in biomedical applications and healthcare fields. Chitosan, a biopolymer of natural origin, has been explored for its variety of applications in biomedical research, medical diagnostic aids and material science. ...

Functional Chitosan

Functional Chitosan
  • Author : Sougata Jana,Subrata Jana
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-04-10
  • Total pages : 489
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Thanks to their unique properties, chitosan and chitosan-based materials have numerous applications in the field of biomedicine, especially in drug delivery. This book examines biomedical applications of functional chitosan, exploring the various functions and applications in the development of chitosan-based biomaterials. It also describes the chemical structure of chitosan and ...

Chitosan Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

Chitosan Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Paula Pereira
  • Publisher : Nova Science Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 76
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Chitosan is a rather abundant material with exquisite properties, which may be processed into a variety of materials including hydrogels, fibres, membranes, etc. The production of chitosan-based nanogels, also known as macromolecular miceles, has been successfully achieved using different techniques, which will be reviewed. This book covers the properties and ...

Chitin and Chitosan Derivatives

Chitin and Chitosan Derivatives
  • Author : Se-Kwon Kim
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-04
  • Total pages : 527
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : A natural long-chain polymer, chitin is the main component of the cell walls of fungi, the exoskeletons of arthropods (including crustaceans and insects), the radulas of mollusks, and the beaks and internal shells of cephalopods. However, marine crustacean shells are the primary sources of the chitin derivative chitosan. Chitin and ...

Chitosan Chitosan Derivatives and Their Biomedical Applications

Chitosan  Chitosan Derivatives and Their Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Gustavo Adolfo Muñoz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Chitosan is one of the most studied polysaccharides nowadays. Because of its biocompatibility, biodegradability and abundance in nature, it has had a wide number of applications. In this chapter, an overview of chitosan including its physicochemical properties and characterization methods is presented. Subsequently, the main chitosan chemical modifications via the ...

Chitosan

Chitosan
  • Author : Shakeel Ahmed,Saiqa Ikram
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-08-04
  • Total pages : 516
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : This book delves deeply in to the preparation, characterization and multiple applications of chitin and chitosan. The 17 chapters written by leading experts is an excellent reference source and state-of-the-art review for researchers and scientists using chitosan or biopolymers in their respective areas. This book is divided into following sections: • Production ...

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1
  • Author : Jessica Amber Jennings,Joel David Bumgardner
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-26
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Chitosan Based Biomaterials: Fundamentals, Volume 1, provides the latest information on chitosan, a natural polymer derived from the marine material chitin. Chitosan displays unique properties, most notably biocompatibility and biodegradability. It can also be easily tuned to modify its structure or properties, making chitosan an excellent candidate as a biomaterial. Consequently, ...

Chitin and Chitosan for Regenerative Medicine

Chitin and Chitosan for Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : Pradip Kumar Dutta
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-09-04
  • Total pages : 389
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : The book is an excellent reference for scientists, researchers and students working in the field of areas of biopolymeric biomaterials, biomedical engineering, therapeutics, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. The book is divided into two parts: Part I will focus on the tissue engineering and Part II focuses on therapeutics, functionalization ...

Chitosan Nanocomposites Based on Distinct Inorganic Fillers for Biomedical Applications

Chitosan Nanocomposites Based on Distinct Inorganic Fillers for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Abstract: Chitosan (CHI), a biocompatible and biodegradable polysaccharide with the ability to provide a non-protein matrix for tissue growth, is considered to be an ideal material in the biomedical field. However, the lack of good mechanical properties limits its applications. In order to overcome this drawback, CHI has been combined ...

Current Research and Developments on Chitin and Chitosan in Biomaterials Science

Current Research and Developments on Chitin and Chitosan in Biomaterials Science
  • Author : R. Jayakumar
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : In recent years there have been tremendous advances in the fields of chemistry, physics and biology which have a direct impact on advances in biomaterials science. These advances have contributed significantly to the improvement of modern health care and continue to influence the practice of medicine. A biomaterial is any ...

Advances in Chitin Chitosan Characterization and Applications

Advances in Chitin Chitosan Characterization and Applications
  • Author : Marguerite Rinaudo,Francisco M. Goycoolea
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-04-23
  • Total pages : 414
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Functional advanced biopolymers have received far less attention than renewable biomass (cellulose, rubber, etc.) used for energy production. Among the most advanced biopolymers known is chitosan. The term chitosan refers to a family of polysaccharides obtained by partial de-N-acetylation from chitin, one of the most abundant renewable resources in the ...

Natural and Synthetic Biomedical Polymers

Natural and Synthetic Biomedical Polymers
  • Author : Sangamesh Kumbar,Cato Laurencin,Meng Deng
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2014-01-21
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Polymers are important and attractive biomaterials for researchers and clinical applications due to the ease of tailoring their chemical, physical and biological properties for target devices. Due to this versatility they are rapidly replacing other classes of biomaterials such as ceramics or metals. As a result, the demand for biomedical ...

Chitin

Chitin
  • Author : Eugene Khor
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-06-12
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : The second edition of Chitin underscores the important factors for standardizing chitin processing and characterization. It captures the essential interplay between chitin's assets and limitations as a biomaterial, placing the past promises of chitin in perspective, addressing its present realities and offering insight into what is required to realize chitin's ...

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 2

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 2
  • Author : Jessica Amber Jennings,Joel David Bumgardner
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-28
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : Chitosan Based Biomaterials: Tissue Engineering and Therapeutics, Volume 2, provides the latest information on chitosan, a natural polymer derived from the marine material chitin. Chitosan displays unique properties, most notably biocompatibility and biodegradability. It can also be easily tuned to modify its structure or properties, making chitosan an excellent candidate as ...

Biomedical Applications of Polymeric Materials and Composites

Biomedical Applications of Polymeric Materials and Composites
  • Author : Raju Francis,D. Sakthi Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-12-19
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780128210581
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Summary : With its content taken from only the very latest results, this is an extensive summary of the various polymeric materials used for biomedical applications. Following an introduction listing various functional polymers, including conductive, biocompatible and conjugated polymers, the book goes on to discuss different synthetic polymers that can be used, ...