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Title: A platform for more sustainable chitin films from an ionic liquid process

Abstract

Biocompatible porous and non-porous chitin films were prepared using ionic liquids and their potential for drug delivery demonstrated using caffeine as a model drug.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [2]; ORCiD logo [3];  [4];  [1]
  1. Department of Chemistry; The University of Alabama; Tuscaloosa; USA; Department of Chemistry
  2. 525 Solutions; Inc.; Tuscaloosa; USA; Department of Chemistry
  3. Department of Chemistry; McGill University; Montreal; Canada
  4. 525 Solutions; Inc.; Tuscaloosa; USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
525 Solutions, Inc., Tuscaloosa, AL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1535139
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0010152
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Green Chemistry
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 19; Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Science & Technology - Other Topics

Citation Formats

King, Catherine, Shamshina, Julia L., Gurau, Gabriela, Berton, Paula, Khan, Nur Farahnadiah Abdul Faruk, and Rogers, Robin D. A platform for more sustainable chitin films from an ionic liquid process. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1039/c6gc02201d.
King, Catherine, Shamshina, Julia L., Gurau, Gabriela, Berton, Paula, Khan, Nur Farahnadiah Abdul Faruk, & Rogers, Robin D. A platform for more sustainable chitin films from an ionic liquid process. United States. doi:10.1039/c6gc02201d.
King, Catherine, Shamshina, Julia L., Gurau, Gabriela, Berton, Paula, Khan, Nur Farahnadiah Abdul Faruk, and Rogers, Robin D. Sun . "A platform for more sustainable chitin films from an ionic liquid process". United States. doi:10.1039/c6gc02201d.
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abstractNote = {Biocompatible porous and non-porous chitin films were prepared using ionic liquids and their potential for drug delivery demonstrated using caffeine as a model drug.},
doi = {10.1039/c6gc02201d},
journal = {Green Chemistry},
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number = 1,
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place = {United States},
year = {2017},
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