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Chitosan Based Biomaterials

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Book
Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2017
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1 Book
Author : Jessica Amber Jennings,Joel David Bumgardner
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Release : 2016-09-26
ISBN : 0081002572
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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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, chitosan is being developed for many biomedical functions, ranging from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene delivery. This book looks at the fundamentals of chitosan-based biomaterials. Contains specific focus on the techniques and technologies needed to develop chitosan for biomedical applications Presents a comprehensive treatment of the fundamentals Provides contributions from leading researchers with extensive experience in chitosan

Chitosan based Biomaterials for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications

Chitosan based Biomaterials for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications Book
Author : 張根育
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2007
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 2

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 2 Book
Author : Jessica Amber Jennings,Joel David Bumgardner
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Release : 2016-09-28
ISBN : 0081002564
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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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 a biomaterial. Consequently, chitosan is being developed for many biomedical functions, ranging from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene delivery. This book provides readers with a full coverage of the applications of chitosan-based biomaterials. Presents specific focus on tissue engineering and therapeutics Provides comprehensive treatment of all biomaterial applications of chitosan Contains contributions by leading researchers with extensive experience in the material

Chitosan Based Hydrogels

Chitosan Based Hydrogels Book
Author : Kangde Yao,Junjie Li,Fanglian Yao,Yuji Yin
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2016-04-19
ISBN : 1439821151
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Due to their unique properties, chitosan-based materials have emerged as useful resources in a variety of medicines, drug controlled-release carriers, tissue engineering scaffolds, and immobilized enzymes. But many of these materials have yet to reach the commercial market. Therefore, more work must be completed to fill the gap between research and production. Exploring the state of the field, Chitosan-Based Hydrogels: Functions and Applications details the latest progress in the research and development of chitosan-based biomaterials. The book introduces the formation and chemical structure of chitosan-based hydrogels. It also discusses the relationship between their structure and functions, which provides a theoretical basis for the design of biomaterials. In addition, many real-world examples illustrate the potential application of chitosan-based hydrogels in various areas, including materials science, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, regenerative medicine, and cell engineering. By examining the structure and functions of chitosan-based hydrogels in living systems, this book provides the foundation for future research. It encourages readers to contribute to further research and development of these unique biomaterials.

Chitosan Based Biomaterials

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Book
Author : Francesca Ruini
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2015
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan Based Materials and its Applications

Chitosan Based Materials and its Applications Book
Author : Guilherme Luiz Dotto, Sergio Paulo Campana-Filho and Luiz Antonio de Almeida Pinto
Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
Release : 2017-06-07
ISBN : 1681084856
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This volume presents 10 reviews contributed by eminent researchers around the world on chitosan based materials. The introductory chapters present information on general characteristics of chitosan and various types of materials which are based on it such as nanofibers, nanoparticles, nanocapsules and other chemically modified chitosans. This is followed by an explanation of chitosan characterization and extraction techniques. Concluding chapters describe the applications of chitosan products in water treatment, drug delivery, edible films and pervaporation membranes. Readers will therefore gain an understanding about chitosan and materials derived from this polymer and their practical applications. The volume serves as a simple reference for chemical engineering students and professionals interested in the basic and applied chemistry of chitosan and chitosan-derived products.

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Volume 1 Book
Author : Jessica Jennings
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Release : 2016-10-01
ISBN : 9780081002308
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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"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, chitosan is being developed for many biomedical functions, ranging from tissue engineering and implant coatings to drug and gene delivery. This book looks at the fundamentals of chitosan-based biomaterials. Contains specific focus on the techniques and technologies needed to develop chitosan for biomedical applicationsPresents a comprehensive treatment of the fundamentalsProvides contributions from leading researchers with extensive experience in chitosan

Functional Chitosan

Functional Chitosan Book
Author : Sougata Jana,Subrata Jana
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-04-10
ISBN : 9811502633
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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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 discusses the relationship between their structure and functions, providing a theoretical basis for the design of biomaterials. Lastly, it reviews chemically modified and composite materials of chitin and chitosan derivatives for biomedical applications, such as tissue engineering, nanomedicine, drug delivery, and gene delivery.

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Microstructural Modification Effects on Lysozyme Mediated Degradation Mechanical Properties Cellular Interactions

Chitosan Based Biomaterials Microstructural Modification Effects on Lysozyme Mediated Degradation  Mechanical Properties   Cellular Interactions Book
Author : Ayesha Mahmood
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2002
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan for Biomaterials II

Chitosan for Biomaterials II Book
Author : Rangasamy Jayakumar,M. Prabaharan,Riccardo A. A. Muzzarelli
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2011-09-01
ISBN : 3642240615
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Polymeric Bionanocomposites as Promising Materials for Controlled Drug, by M. Prabaharan, R. Jayakumar; Chitosan and Chitosan Derivatives in Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering, by R. Riva, H. Ragelle, A. des Rieux, N. Duhem, C. Jérôme, and V. Préat; Chitosan: A Promising Biomaterial for Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, by P. K. Dutta, K. Rinki and J. Dutta; Chitosan-Based Biomaterials for Tissue Repair and Regeneration, by X. Liu, L. Ma, Z. Mao and C. Gao; Use of Chitosan as a Bioactive Implant Coating for Bone-Implant Applications, by M. R. Leedy, H. J. Martin, P. A. Norowski, J. A. Jennings, W. O. Haggard, and J.D. Bumgardner; New Techniques for Optimization of Surface Area and Porosity in Nanochitins and Nanochitosans, by R. A. A. Muzzarelli; Production, Properties and Applications of Fungal Cell Wall Polysaccharides: Chitosan and Glucan, by N. New, T. Furuike, and H. Tamura;

Developing Chitosan based Biomaterials for Brain Repair and Neuroprosthetics

Developing Chitosan based Biomaterials for Brain Repair and Neuroprosthetics Book
Author : Zheng Cao
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2010
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan is widely investigated for biomedical applications due to its excellent properties, such as biocompatibility, biodegradability, bioadhesivity, antibacterial, etc. In the field of neural engineering, it has been extensively studied in forms of film and hydrogel, and has been used as scaffolds for nerve regeneration in the peripheral nervous system and spinal cord. One of the main issues in neural engineering is the incapability of neuron to attach on biomaterials. The present study, from a new aspect, aims to take advantage of the bio-adhesive property of chitosan to develop chitosan-based materials for neural engineering, specifically in the fields of brain repair and neuroprosthetics. Neuronal responses to the developed biomaterials will also be investigated and discussed. In the first part of this study (Chapter II), chitosan was blended with a well-studied hydrogel material (agarose) to form a simply prepared hydrogel system. The stiffness of the agarose gel was maintained despite the inclusion of chitosan. The structure of the blended hydrogels was characterized by light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy. In vitro cell studies revealed the capability of chitosan to promote neuron adhesion. The concentration of chitosan in the hydrogel had great influence on neurite extension. An optimum range of chitosan concentration in agarose hydrogel, to enhance neuron attachment and neurite extension, was identified based on the results. A "steric hindrance" effect of chitosan was proposed, which explains the origin of the morphological differences of neurons in the blended gels as well as the influence of the physical environment on neuron adhesion and neurite outgrowth. This chitosan-agarose (C-A) hydrogel system and its multi-functionality allow for applications of simply prepared agarose-based hydrogels for brain tissue repair. In the second part of this study (Chapter III), chitosan was blended with graphene to form a series of graphene-chitosan (G-C) nanocomposites for potential neural interface applications. Both substrate-supported coatings and free standing films could be prepared by air evaporation of precursor solutions. The electrical conductivity of graphene was maintained after the addition of chitosan, which is non-conductive. The surface characteristic of the films was sensitively dependent on film composition, and in turn, influenced neuron adhesion and neurite extension. Biological studies showed good cytocompatibility of graphene for both fibroblast and neuron. Good cell-substrate interactions between neurons and G-C nanocomposites were found on samples with appropriate compositions. The results suggest this unique nanocomposite system may be a promising substrate material used for the fabrication of implantable neural electrodes. Overall, these studies confirmed the bio-adhesive property of chitosan. More importantly, the developed chitosan-based materials also have great potential in the fields of neural tissue engineering and neuroprosthetics.

Chitosan for Biomaterials IV

Chitosan for Biomaterials IV Book
Author : R. Jayakumar,M. Prabaharan
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2021-09-03
ISBN : 9783030830205
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This volume presents the recent developments on the biomedical applications of chitosan and its derivatives. Chitosan exhibits unique properties such as non-toxicity, biodegradability and biocompatibility. Since its chemical structure and properties can be easily modified, it can be an ideal candidate as a biomaterial. Consequently, chitosan and its derivatives are being developed in different forms such as nanoparticles, micelles, nanofibers, hydrogels, films and 3D porous materials for various biomedical applications, ranging from drug and gene delivery to tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. The chapters of this volume focus on the potential use of chitosan and its derivatives as a hemostatic agent, tissue sealants, tissue engineering scaffolds, delivery carriers for bioactive molecules in bone tissue engineering and wound dressings. Some chapter’s deal with recent advancements of chitosan-based biomaterials as a drug, gene and transdermal drug delivery carrier. In addition, the volume focusses on the prospects of chitosan-based systems for the treatment of cancer, eye and other infectious diseases. The volume will be of interest to material scientists, chemists and biotechnologists by providing a better understanding of the physicochemical and biological characteristics of chitosan and its derivatives to develop more appropriate and innovative chitosan-based materials modified for unlimited practical applications in biomedical fields.

Chitosan for Biomaterials II

Chitosan for Biomaterials II Book
Author : Rangasamy Jayakumar,M. Prabaharan,Riccardo A. A. Muzzarelli
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2011-09-10
ISBN : 9783642240621
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Polymeric Bionanocomposites as Promising Materials for Controlled Drug, by M. Prabaharan, R. Jayakumar; Chitosan and Chitosan Derivatives in Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering, by R. Riva, H. Ragelle, A. des Rieux, N. Duhem, C. Jérôme, and V. Préat; Chitosan: A Promising Biomaterial for Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, by P. K. Dutta, K. Rinki and J. Dutta; Chitosan-Based Biomaterials for Tissue Repair and Regeneration, by X. Liu, L. Ma, Z. Mao and C. Gao; Use of Chitosan as a Bioactive Implant Coating for Bone-Implant Applications, by M. R. Leedy, H. J. Martin, P. A. Norowski, J. A. Jennings, W. O. Haggard, and J.D. Bumgardner; New Techniques for Optimization of Surface Area and Porosity in Nanochitins and Nanochitosans, by R. A. A. Muzzarelli; Production, Properties and Applications of Fungal Cell Wall Polysaccharides: Chitosan and Glucan, by N. New, T. Furuike, and H. Tamura;

Chitosan for Biomaterials I

Chitosan for Biomaterials I Book
Author : R. Jayakumar,M. Prabaharan,Riccardo A. A. Muzzarelli
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2011-09-15
ISBN : 3642231136
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Polymeric Nanoparticles of Chitosan Derivatives as DNA and siRNA Carriers, by Y. K. Kim, H. L. Jiang, Y. J. Choi, I. K. Park, M. H. Cho and C. S. Cho.- Chitosan and Its Derivatives for Drug Delivery Perspective, by T. A. Sonia and C. P. Sharma.- Chitosan-based Nanoparticles in Cancer Therapy, by V.-K. Lakshmanan, K. S. Snima, J. D. Bumgardner, S. V. Nair, and R. Jayakumar.- Chitosan and Thiolated Chitosan, by F. Sarti and A. Bernkop-Schnürch.- Chitosan-Based Particulate Systems for Non-Invasive Vaccine Delivery, by S. Şenel.- Multifunctional Chitosan Nanoparticles for Tumor Imaging and Therapy, by J. Y. Yhee, Heebeom Koo, Dong Eun Lee, Kuiwon Choi, Ick Chan Kwon and Kwangmeyung Kim.- Chitosan-Coated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Molecular Imaging and Drug Delivery, by H. Arami, Z. Stephen, O. Veiseh and M. Zhang.- Chitosan: Its Applications in Drug-Eluting Devices, by Mei -Chin Chen, Fwu -Long Mi, Zi -Xian Liao and Hsing -Wen Sung.-

Starch Chitin and Chitosan Based Composites and Nanocomposites

Starch  Chitin and Chitosan Based Composites and Nanocomposites Book
Author : Merin Sara Thomas,Rekha Rose Koshy,Siji K. Mary,Sabu Thomas,Laly A. Pothan
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2019-01-18
ISBN : 9783030031572
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This brief explores recent progress in the area of polysaccharides and their composites and nanocomposites. It is a complete resource for the evolving field of polysaccharide based biomaterials and their applications in different fields. The volume focuses on their composition, properties, characterization, chemistry and applications and also highlights recent developments in polysaccharide based composites and nanocomposites spurred by advances in polymer technology and biotechnology. Divided into different sections featuring alginates, carrageenans, cellulose, starch, chitin, chitosan, gums, etc, each chapter presents chemical, physical, and biological attributes, and reviews the recent research performed such as drug carriers, selective water absorption materials from oil-water emulsions, purification of water, biomedical applications, etc. The authors hope that this brief will help to inspire scientists towards novel sources for chemicals, materials, and energy in the years to come.

Chitin

Chitin Book
Author : Eugene Khor
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2014-06-12
ISBN : 0080999409
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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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 destiny (including its derivative, chitosan) as a biomaterial of the twenty-first century. This book is an ideal guide for both industrialists and researchers with a vested interest in commercializing chitin. An update on the research since 2001 as it pertains to the biomaterials and biomedical applications of chitin and chitosan An expanded discussion on positioning chitin and chitosan for biomedical applications Presents regulatory aspects of chitin and chitosan

Recent Research In Biomedical Aspects Of Chitin And Chitosan

Recent Research In Biomedical Aspects Of Chitin And Chitosan Book
Author : Hiroshi Tamura
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2008-01-01
ISBN : 9788130802541
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitin, poly (ß-(1?4)-N-acetyl-d-glucosamine), is a natural polysaccharide of major importance, first identified in 1884. It is the second most abundant natural polymer after cellulose and exists largely in the marine crustacean. Chitin occurs in nature as ordered crystalline microfibrils forming structural components in the exoskeleton of arthropods or in the cell walls of fungi and yeast. The most important derivative of chitin is chitosan, which is obtained by partial N-deacetylation of chitin in the solid state under alkaline conditions (concentrated NaOH) or by enzymatic hydrolysis in the presence of a chitin deacetylase. Because of the semicrystalline morphology of chitin, chitosans obtained by an alkaline reaction have a heterogeneous distribution of acetyl groups along the chains. Studies on chitin and chitosan have been intensified since 1990 because these polysaccharides show excellent biological properties such as biodegradation in the human body, and immunological, antibacterial, and wound-healing activity. In recent studies, especially, chitosan has been found to be a good candidate as a support material for gene delivery, cell culture, and tissue engineering. Therefore, chitin and chitosan are receiving greater attention as novel functional materials. Despite their interesting biological properties, utilization has been scarcely developed. This review book is a comprehensive introduction to the bioscience and biomedical applications of chitin and chitosan. This review book covers the synthesis and biological properties of chitin and chitosan derivatives and their applications in drug delivery, medical and biological fields. This review book also covers almost all the important findings in these fields and explored these results clearly. The main importance of this review book is to know the chemical and biological properties of chitin and chitosan. These broad ranges of topics that are systematically discussed in this review book will be helpful to carry out more innovative researches in chitin and chitosan in the near future. This review book contains seven chapters included with the various topics of current research interest. Chapter 1 is focusing various methods of preparation of water soluble derivatives of chitin and chitosan. Moreover, the potential applications of these derivatives in the various fields such as drug delivery, food, cosmetics, tissue engineering and environmental is also discussed. In Chapter 2 are reviews the various methods of synthesis, properties of the chemically modified chitosans and their applications of the chemically modified chitosans derivatives for controlled drug and non-viral gene delivery. The knowledge of chitosan scaffold preparation and their characterization and biological activities, which are reported in recent literatures, are discussed in Chapter 3. The Chapter 4, the developments of chitin and chitosan interfaces for the applications in biosensors, microarray, cell arrays, micro fluidic devices and bioimaging are focused. The recent research and development of chitin/chitosan based biomaterials for potential application in orthopedic or bone and cartilage tissue engineering is reviewed in the Chapter 5. The chapter 6 is focusing on the various types of chitosan derivatives and their use in various tissue engineering applications namely, skin, bone, cartilage, liver, nerve and blood vessel. In chapter 7 is focusing about the production and properties of chitin and chitosan obtained from crustacean and fungal sources and their applications in medical and biological sectors are discussed. This review book explains that the advantage of chitin and chitosan over the other polysaccharides. As described in this review, the chemical structure of chitin and chitosan allows specific modifications at their reactive sites, without changing the bulk properties. Specific groups can be introduced into their reactive sites to design polymers for selected applications. Since the biological properties of chitin and chitosan are valuable for medical applications, the developments in these filed can be considered as valuable extensions of the use of chitin and its derivatives. I expect that this review book will be helpful to the people, who are interesting in chitin and chitosan research. I warmly thank the authors for their efforts in producing such informed and enlightening exposition on these topics in chitin and chitosan. Finally, I acknowledge the staff of Research Signpost (India) for their patience and assistance.

Chitosan Based Systems for Biopharmaceuticals

Chitosan Based Systems for Biopharmaceuticals Book
Author : Bruno Sarmento,Jose das Neves
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2012-02-16
ISBN : 1119964075
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Chitosan is a linear polysaccharide commercially produced by the deacetylation of chitin. It is non-toxic, biodegradable, biocompatible, and acts as a bioadhesive with otherwise unstable biomolecules - making it a valuable component in the formulation of biopharmaceutical drugs. Chitosan-Based Systems for Biopharmaceuticals provides an extensive overview of the application of chitosan and its derivatives in the development and optimisation of biopharmaceuticals. The book is divided in four different parts. Part I discusses general aspects of chitosan and its derivatives, with particular emphasis on issues related to the development of biopharmaceutical chitosan-based systems. Part II deals with the use of chitosan and derivatives in the formulation and delivery of biopharmaceuticals, and focuses on the synergistic effects between chitosan and this particular subset of pharmaceuticals. Part III discusses specific applications of chitosan and its derivatives for biopharmaceutical use. Finally, Part IV presents diverse viewpoints on different issues such as regulatory, manufacturing and toxicological requirements of chitosan and its derivatives related to the development of biopharmaceutical products, as well as their patent status, and clinical application and potential. Topics covered include: chemical and technological advances in chitins and chitosans useful for the formulation of biopharmaceuticals physical properties of chitosan and derivatives in sol and gel states absorption promotion properties of chitosan and derivatives biocompatibility and biodegradation of chitosan and derivatives biological and pharmacological activity of chitosan and derivatives biological, chemical and physical compatibility of chitosan and biopharmaceuticals approaches for functional modification or crosslinking of chitosan use of chitosan and derivatives in conventional biopharmaceutical dosage forms manufacture techniques of chitosan-based microparticles and nanoparticles for biopharmaceuticals chitosan and derivatives for biopharmaceutical use: mucoadhesive properties chitosan-based systems for mucosal delivery of biopharmaceuticals chitosan-based delivery systems for mucosal vaccination chitosan-based nanoparticulates for oral delivery of biopharmaceuticals chitosan-based systems for ocular delivery of biopharmaceuticals chemical modification of chitosan for delivery of DNA and siRNA target-specific chitosan-based nanoparticle systems for nucleic acid delivery functional PEGylated chitosan systems for biopharmaceuticals stimuli-sensitive chitosan-based systems for biopharmaceuticals chitosan copolymers for biopharmaceuticals application of chitosan for anti-cancer biopharmaceutical delivery chitosan-based biopharmaceuticals scaffolds in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine wound healing properties of chitosan and its use in wound dressing biopharmaceuticals toxicological properties of chitosan and derivatives for biopharmaceutical applications regulatory status of chitosan and derivatives patentability and intellectual property issues quality control and good manufacturing practice preclinical and clinical use of chitosan and derivatives for biopharmaceuticals Chitosan-Based Systems for Biopharmaceuticals is an important compendium of fundamental concepts, practical tools and applications of chitosan-based biopharmaceuticals for researchers in academia and industry working in drug formulation and delivery, biopharmaceuticals, medicinal chemistry, pharmacy, bioengineering and new materials development.