Handbook of Biodegradable Polymers: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications

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Authors: Andreas Lendlein, Adam Sisson
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
Genre: Chemistry
Pages: 426
Language: english
Year: 2011
ISBN 10: 3527324410
ISBN 13: 9783527324415
Series: Unknown
Edition: 1
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A comprehensive overview of biodegradable polymers, covering everything from synthesis, characterization, and degradation mechanisms while also introducing useful applications, such as drug delivery systems and biomaterial-based regenerative therapies. An introductory section deals with such fundamentals as basic chemical reactions during...