Chemical Modifications of Two Polysaccharides as Drug Carriers

Author(s): Gangliang Huang, Hualiang Huang, Qilin Tang, Xinya Mei.

Journal Name: Current Organic Synthesis

Volume 12 , Issue 3 , 2015

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Abstract:

Polysaccharide is a kind of biological material, which has good biocompatibility, non-toxicity, and nonimmunogenicity. So, the polysaccharide has been widely applied in drug delivery system. The chemical modifications of chitosan and hyaluronic acid as drug carriers were summarized herein.

Keywords: Chemical modifications, Chitosan, drug carriers, hyaluronic acid.

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VOLUME: 12
ISSUE: 3
Year: 2015
Page: [305 - 308]
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/1570179412666150218201607
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