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International Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry
Volume 2011, Article ID 802693, 1 page

Chitosan and Chitosan Derivatives for Biological Applications: Chemistry and Functionalization

1Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto, Rua Aníbal Cunha 164, 4050-047 Porto, Portugal
2CICS, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Instituto Superior de Ciências da Saúde-Norte, Gandra, Portugal
3Institut für Biologie und Biotechnologie der Pflanzen, Westfälische Wilhelms Universtät-Münster, Hindenburgplatz 55, 48143 Münster, Germany
4The Group of Biomaterials and Nanotechnology for Improved Medicines (BIONIMED), Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, 6th Floor, 956 Junin Street, CP 1113 Buenos Aires, Argentina
5National Science Research Council (CONICET), Buenos Aires, Argentina

Received 12 October 2011; Accepted 12 October 2011

Copyright © 2011 Bruno Sarmento 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.


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