Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 472626, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/472626
Research Article

Characterization of Antibiotic-Loaded Alginate-Osa Starch Microbeads Produced by Ionotropic Pregelation

1Escola de Química, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21949-900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Físicas, Rua Dr. Xavier Sigaud 150, 22290-180 Urca, RJ, Brazil

Received 22 October 2012; Accepted 2 May 2013

Academic Editor: Subrata Sinha

Copyright © 2013 Gizele Cardoso Fontes et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [8 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Seyede Marzieh Hosseini, Hedayat Hosseini, Mohammad Amin Mohammadifar, J. Bruce German, Amir Mohammad Mortazavian, Abdorreza Mohammadi, Kianoosh khosravi-Darani, Saeedeh Shojaee-Aliabadi, and Ramin Khaksar, “Preparation and characterization of Alginate and alginate-resistant starch microparticles containing nisin,” Carbohydrate Polymers, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • S. Y. Ahn, C. H. Mun, and S. H. Lee, “Microfluidic spinning of fibrous alginate carrier having highly enhanced drug loading capability and delayed release profile,” Rsc Advances, vol. 5, no. 20, pp. 15172–15181, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Alireza Mehregan Nikoo, Rassoul Kadkhodaee, Behrouz Ghorani, Hussam Razzaq, and Nick Tucker, “Controlling the morphology and material characteristics of electrospray generated calcium alginate microhydrogels,” Journal of Microencapsulation, pp. 1–8, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Nachiket Patel, Darshan Lalwani, Steven Gollmer, Elisha Injeti, Youssef Sari, and Jerry Nesamony, “Development and evaluation of a calcium alginate based oral ceftriaxone sodium formulation,” Progress in Biomaterials, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Huizi He, Yan Hong, Zhengbiao Gu, Guodong Liu, Li Cheng, and Zhaofeng Li, “Improved stability and controlled release of CLA with spray-dried microcapsules of OSA-modified starch and xanthan gum,” Carbohydrate Polymers, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Wean Sin Cheow, Tie Yi Kiew, and Kunn Hadinoto, “Effects of adding resistant and waxy starches on cell density and survival of encapsulated biofilm of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG Probiotics,” LWT - Food Science and Technology, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Wessam A Sarhan, and Hassan ME Azzazy, “Apitherapeutics and phage-loaded nanofibers as wound dressings with enhanced wound healing and antibacterial activity,” Nanomedicine, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Mahsa Hoseinpour Najar, Mohsen Minaiyan, and Azade Taheri, “Preparation and in vivo evaluation of a novel gel-based wound dressing using arginine–alginate surface-modified chitosan nanofibers,” Journal of Biomaterials Applications, pp. 088532821773956, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar