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Tailor Made and Functionalized Biopolymer Systems

Tailor Made and Functionalized Biopolymer Systems
  • Author : Hriday Bera
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 June 2021
  • ISBN : 9780128214374
  • Pages : 690 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Tailor-Made and Functionalized Biopolymer Systems: For Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications covers the design and application of these functionalized and tailor-made biopolymers and biopolymer systems, intended for drug delivery and biomedical applications. Biopolymers are a key focus of biological, pharmaceutical and biomedical researchers due to their easily functionalized reactive groups; this presents more opportunities to synthesize novel biopolymer derivatives for improved applications. Various concepts, design protocols and biomedical applications of tailor-made biopolymer systems are covered, guiding the reader from theoretical knowledge through to practical application. Authored by an array of experts from global institutions, this book offers an interdisciplinary approach to how tailor-made biopolymers lead to novel drug delivery and treatment solutions. Tailor-Made and Functionalized Biopolymer Systems: For Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications therefore provides a useful reference to a broad audience, including biomedical engineers, materials scientists, pharmacologists and chemists. Provides a concise overview of tailor-made and functionalized biopolymer systems for biomedical applications Covers a range of modified biopolymers, biopolymeric composites and biopolymer-based systems in drug delivery, development of artificial organs, diagnostic applications and more Describes characterization, synthesis and functionalization of biopolymers and biopolymers systems


Functionalized Nanomaterials I

Functionalized Nanomaterials I
  • Author : Vineet Kumar,Praveen Guleria,Nandita Dasgupta,Shivendu Ranjan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 10 August 2020
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Nanomaterials contain some unique properties compared to their bulk. Their unique properties are due to the chemical nature of the material, small size, and surface functionalization. Along with control over size, the functionalization of nanomaterials also affects their compatibility to the environment and living organisms. This book provides a detailed account of nanomaterials functionalization along with a brief overview of their application. This book serves as a reference for scientific investigators including doctoral and postdoctoral scholars and undergradate and graduate


Materials for Biomedical Engineering: Biopolymer Fibers

Materials for Biomedical Engineering: Biopolymer Fibers
  • Author : Valentina Grumezescu,Alexandru Grumezescu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 March 2019
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Materials for Biomedical Engineering: Biopolymer Fibers discusses the use of biopolymer fibers in the development of biomedical applications. It provides a recent review of the main types of polymeric fibers and their impact in biomedicine and related fields. The development of different instruments, such as sensors, medical fibers, and textiles are discussed, along with how they greatly benefited by progress made in polymeric fibers. The book provides a comprehensive and updated reference on the latest research in the field of


Tailor-Made Polysaccharides in Biomedical Applications

Tailor-Made Polysaccharides in Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Amit Kumar Nayak,Md Saquib Hasnain,Tejraj M. Aminabhavi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 February 2021
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Tailor-Made Polysaccharides in Biomedical Applications provides extensive details on all the vital precepts, basics, and fundamental aspects of tailored polysaccharides in the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries. This information provides readers with the foundation for understanding and developing high-quality products. The utilization of natural polymeric excipients in numerous healthcare applications demands the replacement of the synthetic polymers with natural polymers. Natural polymers are superior in terms of biocompatibility, biodegradability, economic extraction, and ready availability. Natural polymers are especially useful in that


Biopolymer-Based Composites

Biopolymer-Based Composites
  • Author : Sougata Jana,Sabyasachi Maiti,Subrata Jana
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 June 2017
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Biopolymer-Based Composites: Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications presents a comprehensive review on recent developments in biopolymer-based composites and their use in drug delivery and biomedical applications. The information contained in this book is critical for the more efficient use of composites, as detailed up-to-date information is a pre-requirement. The information provided brings cutting-edge developments to the attention of young investigators to encourage further advances in the field of bio-composite research. Currently, biopolymers are being investigated for the design of various


Biopolymers, General Aspects and Special Applications

Biopolymers, General Aspects and Special Applications
  • Author : A. Steinbüchel,Martin Hofrichter,Tanetoshi Koyama
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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Biopolymers Online provides a comprehensive overview of the occurrence, metabolism, and applications of all important biopolymer classes. This reference work treats processes for biotechnological production, isolation from organisms and modification, material properties and technical uses in areas such as chemical and food industries, medicine, pharmacy, and materials science.


Biopolymer-Based Formulations

Biopolymer-Based Formulations
  • Author : Dr. Kunal Pal,Indranil Banerjee,Preetam Sarkar,Doman Kim,Win-Ping Deng,Navneet Kumar Dubey,Kaustav Majumder
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 January 2020
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Biopolymer-Based Formulations: Biomedical and Food Applications presents the latest advances in the synthesis and characterization of advanced biopolymeric formulations and their state-of-the-art applications across biomedicine and food science. Sections cover the fundamentals, applications, future trends, environmental, ethical and medical considerations, and biopolymeric architectures that are organized in nano, micro and macro scales. The final section of the book focuses on novel applications and recent developments. This book is an essential resource for researchers, scientists and advanced students in biopolymer science,


Polymer Composites with Functionalized Nanoparticles

Polymer Composites with Functionalized Nanoparticles
  • Author : Krzysztof Pielichowski,Tomasz M. Majka
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 22 September 2018
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Polymer Composites with Functional Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications reviews the latest research in the area of polymer nanocomposites and functionalized nanoparticles, providing an introduction for those new to the field, and supporting further research and development. The book helps researchers and practitioners better understand the key role of nanoparticle functionalization for improving the compatibility of inorganic metallic nanomaterials with organic polymers, and for the fabrication of nanostructured materials with special properties. A range of nanoparticles, such as carbon nanotubes


Biopolymer Membranes and Films

Biopolymer Membranes and Films
  • Author : Mariana Agostini De Moraes,Classius Ferreira Da Silva,Rodrigo Silveria Vieira
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 June 2020
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Biopolymer Membranes and Films: Health, Food, Environment, and Energy Applications presents the latest techniques for the design and preparation of biopolymer-based membranes and films, leading to a range of cutting-edge applications. The first part of the book introduces the fundamentals of biopolymers, two-dimensional systems, and the characterization of biopolymer membranes and films, considering physicochemical, mechanical and barrier properties. Subsequent sections are organized by application area, with each chapter explaining how biopolymer-based membranes or films can be developed for specific innovative


Biopolymers

Biopolymers
  • Author : A. Steinbüchel,Martin Hofrichter,Erick J. Vandamme,Tanetoshi Koyama,Sophie Baets
  • Publisher : Blackwell Pub
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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Volumes 5 and 6 focus on simple and complex polysaccharides synthesized by organisms as storage compounds, cell wall constituents or compounds at the surfaces of cells. They describe biosynthesis, metabolism, biodegradation, functions, properties and applications of these biopolymers, covering such topics as: agar, alginates, alternan, carrageenan, cellulose, cell wall polysaccharides from fungi, fucogel, chitin, chitosan, curdlan, dextran, elsinan, emulsan, gellan, glycogen, glycolipids, glycopeptides, gums, hemicellulose, hyaluronan, inulin, levan, lipopolysaccharides and other eps, peptidoglycans from archaea and bacteria, pectin, pullulan, schizophyllan, scleroglucan, succinoglycan,


Natural Polysaccharides in Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications

Natural Polysaccharides in Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Md Saquib Hasnain,Amit Kumar Nayak
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 July 2019
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Natural Polysaccharides in Drug Delivery and Biomedical Applications provides a fundamental overview of natural polysaccharides, their sources, extraction methodologies, and characterizations. It covers specific natural polysaccharides and their effective application in drug delivery and biomedical use. Additionally, chapters in the book discuss key topics including the sources and extraction methodologies of natural polysaccharides, their role in tissue engineering applications, polysaccharide-based nanoparticles in biomedical applications, and their role in the delivery of anticancer drugs. Written by industry leaders and edited by



Alginates in Drug Delivery

Alginates in Drug Delivery
  • Author : Amit Kumar Nayak,Md Saquib Hasnain
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKAlginates in Drug Delivery

Alginates in Drug Delivery explores the vital precepts, basic and fundamental aspects of alginates in pharmaceutical sciences, biopharmacology, and in the biotechnology industry. The use of natural polymers in healthcare applications over synthetic polymers is becoming more prevalent due to natural polymers’ biocompatibility, biodegradability, economic extraction and ready availability. To fully utilize and harness the potential of alginates, this book presents a thorough understanding of the synthesis, purification, and characterization of alginates and their derivative. This book collects, in a


Recent Advances in Biopolymers

Recent Advances in Biopolymers
  • Author : Farzana Khan Perveen
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 09 March 2016
GET THIS BOOKRecent Advances in Biopolymers

This book contains 10 Chapters divided into three Sections. Section A covers synthesis of biopolymers. Lignocellulosic feedstock contains cellulose, hemicellulose, and lignin, which are used for synthesis of biopolymers. Polymer-coated noble metal nanoparticles are used in nanobiomedicine and fundamental biomaterials. Section B describes applications of biopolymers in biomedical, antimicrobial, industrial, nanotechnology, laser-based thin films, and regenerative medicines. Section C is dedicated for advancement and engineering in biopolymers for personal protective garments, equipments, membrane separation processes, purifications, and new generation of high-performance


Biopolymer Grafting: Applications

Biopolymer Grafting: Applications
  • Author : Vijay Kumar Thakur
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKBiopolymer Grafting: Applications

Biopolymer Grafting: Applications presents the latest research and developments in the practical application of these methods in industry, both to enable polymer scientists and engineers to keep up with the latest research trends, as well as to propose ideas for further research and application. Research into bio-based polymers has become increasingly prevalent. However, due to challenges related to the properties of these materials compared to synthetic polymers—such as their resistance to chemicals or weather—uptake has not dramatically increased