Dried Fruit of the Luffa Sponge as a Source of Chitin for Applications as Skin Substitutes
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
BioMed Research International,
(issn: 2314-6133, eissn: 2314-6141)
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obtained from the residue of the sponge-like dried fruit of Luffa aegyptiaca was developed as a weavable skin substitute in this study. A chemical analysis revealed that LUFFACHITIN was composed of a copolymer containing N-acetyl-gluc...