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Novel Chitin and Chitosan Materials in Wound Dressing

By R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike and H. Tamura

Submitted: May 4th 2010Reviewed: October 18th 2010Published: January 8th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/13509

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R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike and H. Tamura (January 8th 2011). Novel Chitin and Chitosan Materials in Wound Dressing, Biomedical Engineering, Trends in Materials Science, Anthony N. Laskovski, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/13509. Available from:

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