Polymers

6 Open Access Books

162 Authors and Editors

285 Web of Science Citations

422 Dimensions Citations

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1. Characterization and Properties of Chitosan

By Elson Santiago de Alvarenga

Part of book: Biotechnology of Biopolymers

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2. Gum Arabic: More Than an Edible Emulsifier

By Mariana A. Montenegro, María L. Boiero, Lorena Valle and Claudio D. Borsarelli

Part of book: Products and Applications of Biopolymers

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3. Pharmaceutically Used Plasticizers

By Eva Snejdrova and Milan Dittrich

Part of book: Recent Advances in Plasticizers

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1. Characterization and Properties of Chitosan

By Elson Santiago de Alvarenga

Part of book: Biotechnology of Biopolymers

2. Biotechnological Production and Application of Hyaluronan

By Chiara Schiraldi, Annalisa La Gatta and Mario De Rosa

Part of book: Biopolymers

3. Hydrogels Based on Chitosan and Chitosan Derivatives for Biomedical Applications

By Kessily B. Rufato, Juliana P. Galdino, Kamila S. Ody, Antonio G.B. Pereira, Elisangela Corradini, Alessandro F. Martins, Alexandre T. Paulino, André R. Fajardo, Fauze A. Aouada, Felipe A. La Porta, Adley F. Rubira and Edvani C. Muniz

Part of book: Hydrogels - Smart Materials for Biomedical Applications

4. Stimuli-Responsive Hydrogels: An Interdisciplinary Overview

By Sudipta Chatterjee and Patrick Chi-leung Hui

Part of book: Hydrogels - Smart Materials for Biomedical Applications

5. Xylan, a Promising Hemicellulose for Pharmaceutical Use

By Acarília Eduardo da Silva, Henrique Rodrigues Marcelino, Monique Christine Salgado Gomes, Elquio Eleamen Oliveira, Toshiyuki Nagashima Jr and Eryvaldo Sócrates Tabosa Egito

Part of book: Products and Applications of Biopolymers

6. Development of PVA/Fe3O4 as Smart Magnetic Hydrogels for Biomedical Applications

By Malik Anjelh Baqiya, Ahmad Taufiq, Sunaryono, Munaji, Dita Puspita Sari, Yanurita Dwihapsari and Darminto

Part of book: Hydrogels

7. Enhancement of Hydrogels’ Properties for Biomedical Applications: Latest Achievements

By Ángel Serrano-Aroca

Part of book: Hydrogels

8. Conversion of Biomass into Bioplastics and Their Potential Environmental Impacts

By Lei Pei, Markus Schmidt and Wei Wei

Part of book: Biotechnology of Biopolymers

9. Production of Fungal Chitosan by Enzymatic Method and Applications in Plant Tissue Culture and Tissue Engineering: 11 Years of Our Progress, Present Situation and Future Prospects

By Nitar Nwe, Tetsuya Furuike and Hiroshi Tamura

Part of book: Biopolymers

10. Pharmaceutically Used Plasticizers

By Eva Snejdrova and Milan Dittrich

Part of book: Recent Advances in Plasticizers