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International Journal of Polymer Science
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 5651398, 11 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5651398
Research Article

Development and Characterization of Photoinduced Acrylamide-Grafted Polylactide Films for Biomedical Applications

School of Biochemical Engineering and Technology, Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT), Thammasat University, Pathum Thani 12121, Thailand

Correspondence should be addressed to Pakorn Opaprakasit; ht.ca.ut.tiis@nrokap

Received 24 May 2017; Revised 18 July 2017; Accepted 8 August 2017; Published 12 December 2017

Academic Editor: Cornelia Vasile

Copyright © 2017 Mijanur Rahman 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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