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Publications and reviews with chitosan in 2022

Published on Category: Scientific news - Chitin and Chitosan

Tags: chitosan, Publications, Reviews, science

According to HMC research (PubMed, Jan. 20, 2023), a total of 3097 publications with chitosan in the title were published in 2022. Of these, 151 were reviews with a wide variety of applications of chitosan. In this article, we would like to give you an overview of the publications and briefly introduce five of the reviews. Enjoy reading!

Chitosan-based smart microgels for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases

Published on Category: Scientific news - Chitin and Chitosan

Tags: drug delivery, chitosan, antimicrobial, microgel, inflammatory bowel disease

More than 5 million people worldwide are affected by inflammatory bowel disease. To enable good treatment, targeted and efficient drug delivery is necessary. In the presented study, a chitosan-based vancomycin loaded microgel was investigated for this purpose.

Chitosan and chitosan oligosaccharides in antibiotic-loaded bone cement

Published on Category: Scientific news - Chitin and Chitosan

Tags: chitosan, bone cements, chitosan oligomer, antibiotics

Orthopedic infections can be treated with antibiotic-loaded bone cements. However, due to the growing number of resistances, new formulations are needed to e.g. improve the drug release. For this reason, dual-antibiotic bone cement containing chitosan and chitosan oligosaccharide was prepared in the presented study.

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Meet us in person 2022:

  • EUCHIS, 2022
  • CPHI 2022
  • Medica 2022
  • Asia Pacific Chitin and Chitosan Symposium, 2022, South Korea

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