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Marine Biomaterials

Characterization, Isolation and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

CRC Press

840 pages

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Oceans are an abundant source of diverse biomaterials with potential for an array of uses. Marine Biomaterials: Characterization, Isolation and Applications brings together the wide range of research in this important area, including the latest developments and applications, from preliminary research to clinical trials. The book is divided into fou

Table of Contents

Part I: Isolation and Characterization of Marine Biomaterials. Part II Biological Activities of Marine Biomaterials. Part III Biomedical Applications of Marine Biomaterials. Part IV: Industrial Applications of Marine-Derived Biomaterials. Index.

About the Editor

Professor Se-Kwon Kim, Ph.D., is a senior professor in the Department of Chemistry and is the director of the Marine Bioprocess Research Center (MBPRC) at Pukyong National University in the Republic of Korea. His major research interests include investigation and development of bioactive substances derived from marine organisms and their application in Oriental medicine, nutraceuticals, and cosmeceuticals via marine bioprocessing and mass-production technologies. He is a board member of the International Society of Marine Biotechnology and the International Society for Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods. To date, he has authored more than 500 research papers, holds 110 patents, and has written or edited more than 40 books.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology