1st Edition

Hydrogels in Medicine and Pharmacy

Edited By

Nikolaos A. Peppas

ISBN 9780367249250
Published February 27, 2021 by CRC Press
192 Pages

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Book Description

First Published in 1986, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to the application of hydrogels in medicine. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of medicine and other practitioners in their respective fields.

Table of Contents

1. Preparation Methods and Structure of Hydrogels.  2. Characterization of the Cross-Linked Structure of Hydrogels.  3. Solute Diffusion in Hydrophilic Network Structures.  4. Hydrogel Surfaces.  5. Immobilization of Biomolecules and Cells on and Within Synthetic Polymer Hydrogels.  6. Protein Absorption to Hydrogels.  Index.

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