Chitosan for Biomaterials II

  • Rangasamy Jayakumar
  • M. Prabaharan
  • Riccardo A. A. Muzzarelli

Part of the Advances in Polymer Science book series (POLYMER, volume 244)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Raphaël Riva, Héloïse Ragelle, Anne des Rieux, Nicolas Duhem, Christine Jérôme, Véronique Préat
    Pages 19-44
  3. P. K. Dutta, Kumari Rinki, Joydeep Dutta
    Pages 45-79
  4. Xing Liu, Lie Ma, Zhengwei Mao, Changyou Gao
    Pages 81-127
  5. Megan R. Leedy, Holly J. Martin, P. Andrew Norowski, J. Amber Jennings, Warren O. Haggard, Joel D. Bumgardner
    Pages 129-165
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 209-212

About this book


M. Prabaharan
 R. Jayakumar
Polymeric Bionanocomposites as Promising Materials for Controlled Drug

R. Riva
H. Ragelle
A. des Rieux
N. Duhem
C. Jérôme
V. Préat
Chitosan and Chitosan Derivatives in Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering

P. K. Dutta
K. Rinki
J. Dutta
Chitosan: A Promising Biomaterial for Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

X. Liu
L. Ma
Z. Mao
C. Gao
Chitosan-Based Biomaterials for Tissue Repair and Regeneration

M. R. Leedy
H. J. Martin
P. A. Norowski
J. A. Jennings
W. O. Haggard
J.D. Bumgardner
Use of Chitosan as a Bioactive Implant Coating for Bone-Implant Applications

R. A. A. Muzzarelli
New Techniques for Optimization of Surface Area and Porosity in Nanochitins and Nanochitosans

N. New
T. Furuike
H. Tamura

Production, Properties and Applications of Fungal Cell Wall Polysaccharides: Chitosan and Glucan



Bioactive Implant Coating Bone-Implant Applications Drug Delivery Fungal Cell Wall Polysaccharide Fungal Cell Wall Polysaccharides Molecular Imaging Nanochitin and Nanochitosan Polymeric Bionanocomposites Thiolated Chitosan Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

Editors and affiliations

  • Rangasamy Jayakumar
    • 1
  • M. Prabaharan
    • 2
  • Riccardo A. A. Muzzarelli
    • 3
  1. 1.Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, Amrita Institute ofAmrita Center forCochinIndia
  2. 2., Department of ChemistrySRM UniversityKattankulathurIndia
  3. 3.Faculty of Medicine, Institute of BiochemistryUniversity of AnconaAnconaItaly

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