Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Chitin-Chitosan - Myriad Functionalities in Science and Technology

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Rajendra Dongre
Rajendra Dongre

RTM Nagpur University,
India

Published18 July 2018

Doi10.5772/intechopen.71146

ISBN978-1-78923-407-7

Print ISBN978-1-78923-406-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83881-519-6

Copyright year2018

Number of pages382

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3. Chitosan-Clay Based (CS-NaBNT) Biodegradable Nanocomposite Films for Potential Utility in Food and Environment

By Asmae Laaraibi, Fatiha Moughaoui, Fouad Damiri, Amine Ouakit, Imane Charhouf, Souad Hamdouch, Abdelhafid Jaafari, Abdelmjid Abourriche, Noureddine Knouzi, Ahmed Bennamara and Mohammed Berrada

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8. Chitosan-Based Green and Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors for Carbon Steel

By Chandrabhan Verma, Arumugam Madhan Kumar, Mohammad Abu Jafar Mazumder and Mumtaz Ahmad Quraishi

1,640
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9. Overview of Electrospinned Chitosan Nanofiber Composites for Wound Dressings

By Claudia A. Vega-Cázarez, Dalia I. Sánchez-Machado and Jaime López-Cervantes

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10. Chitosan and Xyloglucan-Based Hydrogels: An Overview of Synthetic and Functional Utility

By Diana M. Martínez-Ibarra, Jaime López-Cervantes, Dalia I. Sánchez- Machado and Ana Sanches-Silva

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11. An Overview of Chitosan-Xanthan Gum Matrices as Controlled Release Drug Carriers

By Suha M. Dadou, Milan D. Antonijevic, Babur Z. Chowdhry and Adnan A. Badwan

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12. Ampicillin-Loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles for In Vitro Antimicrobial Screening on Escherichia coli

By Marilyn Porras-Gómez, Jose Vega-Baudrit and Santiago Núñez- Corrales

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13. Chitoneous Materials for Control of Foodborne Pathogens and Mycotoxins in Poultry

By Daniel Hernandez-Patlan, Bruno Solis-Cruz, Billy M. Hargis and Guillermo Tellez

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14. Chitosan: A Good Candidate for Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems

By Lăcrămioara Popa, Mihaela Violeta Ghica, Cristina Elena Dinu-Pîrvu and Teodora Irimia

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15. Antifungal Activity of Chitosan against Postharvest Fungi of Tropical and Subtropical Fruits

By Porfirio Gutierrez-Martinez, Aide Ledezma-Morales, Luz del Carmen Romero-Islas, Anelsy Ramos-Guerrero, Jovita Romero-Islas, Carolina Rodríguez-Pereida, Paloma Casas-Junco, Leonardo Coronado- Partida and Ramsés González-Estrada

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