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Chitosan is a naturally occuring polymer isolated from crab and shrimp shells. Chitosan has shown promise as a carrier of anticancer drugs, antitumor genes, and other novel therapeutics.
University of Florida scientists aim to develop new antimicrobials for cows, humans

University of Florida scientists aim to develop new antimicrobials for cows, humans

Encapsulated Indian medicinal herb can reduce blood glucose levels in diabetic mice

Encapsulated Indian medicinal herb can reduce blood glucose levels in diabetic mice

Active adhesive dressings can close wounds faster than other methods

Active adhesive dressings can close wounds faster than other methods

Bioinspired adhesive dressings could accelerate wound healing

Bioinspired adhesive dressings could accelerate wound healing

New combination method improves characterization of polysaccharides

New combination method improves characterization of polysaccharides

Researchers develop new method to reduce toxicity of gluten for people with celiac disease

Researchers develop new method to reduce toxicity of gluten for people with celiac disease

Lab-grown insect meat could be a superior green alternative for meat farming

Lab-grown insect meat could be a superior green alternative for meat farming

Preparation, characterization of Soyasapogenol B loaded onto functionalized MWCNTs

Preparation, characterization of Soyasapogenol B loaded onto functionalized MWCNTs

Sensors incorporated with nanomaterials offer greater sensitivity and accuracy

Sensors incorporated with nanomaterials offer greater sensitivity and accuracy

Soyasapogenol B: A new drug delivery technology for therapeutics

Soyasapogenol B: A new drug delivery technology for therapeutics

Novel way to efficiently deliver anti-parasitic medicines

Novel way to efficiently deliver anti-parasitic medicines

Probiotic/antibiotic combination could eradicate drug-resistant bacteria

Probiotic/antibiotic combination could eradicate drug-resistant bacteria

KTU researchers engineer experimental bone to help treat osteoarthritis patients

KTU researchers engineer experimental bone to help treat osteoarthritis patients

Developing innovative foam to help seal wounds quickly

Developing innovative foam to help seal wounds quickly

Effective hemorrhage control critical for survival after motorsport accidents

Effective hemorrhage control critical for survival after motorsport accidents

Scientists create unique polymeric materials to repair traumatized human organs

Scientists create unique polymeric materials to repair traumatized human organs

Researchers develop film to prevent bacteria from growing on dental retainers and aligners

Researchers develop film to prevent bacteria from growing on dental retainers and aligners

UK military to use Celox Rapid hemostatic gauzes for treating gunshot and stab wounds

UK military to use Celox Rapid hemostatic gauzes for treating gunshot and stab wounds

Researchers develop ultra-thin, flexible biosensor for real-time glucose tracking

Researchers develop ultra-thin, flexible biosensor for real-time glucose tracking

Nano-encapsulation of bilirubin could enhance survival rates of pancreatic islet cells

Nano-encapsulation of bilirubin could enhance survival rates of pancreatic islet cells