Food Medical and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides

Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides provides a detailed resource for those interested in the design and preparation of polysaccharides for state-of-the-art applications. The book begins with an introductory section covering sources, chemistry, architectures, bioactivity, and chemical modifications of polysaccharides. Subsequent parts of the book are organized by field, with chapters focusing on specific applications across food, medicine, and the environment. This is an extremely valuable book for researchers, scientists, and advanced students in biopolymers, polymer science, polymer chemistry, biomaterials, materials science, biotechnology, biomedical engineering, cosmetics, medicine, food science, and environmental science. This important class of biopolymer can offer attractive properties and modification potential, enabling its use in groundbreaking areas across food, medical, and environmental fields. The book will be of interest to scientists, R&D professionals, designers, and engineers who utilize polysaccharide-based materials. Presents comprehensive information of the polymeric structures and properties that can be developed from polysaccharides Offers systematic coverage of classification, synthesis, and characterization, enabling targeted design and preparation of polysaccharides for specific applications Explores advanced methods, for novel applications across food, medicine, and the environment

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  • Author : Kunal Pal
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 756 pages
  • ISBN : 0128193131
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides

Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides
  • Author : Kunal Pal,Indranil Banerjee,Preetam Sarkar,Dr. Arindam Bit,Doman Kim,Arfat Anis,Samarendra Maji
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 03 December 2020
GET THIS BOOKFood, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides

Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides provides a detailed resource for those interested in the design and preparation of polysaccharides for state-of-the-art applications. The book begins with an introductory section covering sources, chemistry, architectures, bioactivity, and chemical modifications of polysaccharides. Subsequent parts of the book are organized by field, with chapters focusing on specific applications across food, medicine, and the environment. This is an extremely valuable book for researchers, scientists, and advanced students in biopolymers, polymer science, polymer chemistry,

Industrial, medical and environmental applications of microorganisms

Industrial, medical and environmental applications of microorganisms
  • Author : Antonio Méndez-Vilas
  • Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers
  • Release : 22 May 2014
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'Industrial, medical and environmental applications of microorganisms' offers an excellent opportunity to learn about new insights, methods, techniques and advances in applied microbiology. It is useful not only for those traditionally involved in this research area but for everyone that needs to keep up with this diverse discipline.The articles are written by researchers from around the world and focus on seven themes: - Environmental microbiology -Agriculture, soil and forest microbiology -Food microbiology -Industrial microbiology - Medical microbiology -Biotechnologically relevant

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Polysaccharides
  • Author : Inamuddin,Mohd Imran Ahamed,Rajender Boddula,Tariq A. Altalhi
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 June 2021
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This book provides the whole spectrum of polysaccharides from basic concepts to commercial market applications. Chapters cover various types of sources, classification, properties, characterization, processing, rheology and fabrication of polysaccharide-based materials and their composites and gels. The applications of polysaccharides include in cosmetics, food science, drug delivery, biomedicine, biofuel production, marine, packaging, chromatography and environmental remediation. It also reviews the fabrication of inorganic and carbon nanomaterials from polysaccharides. The book incorporates industrial applications and will fill the gap between the

Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications

Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Sabyasachi Maiti,Sougata Jana
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 June 2019
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Functional Polysaccharides for Biomedical Applications examines the fundamentals and properties of these natural materials and their potential biomedical applications. With an emphasis on therapeutic and sensing applications, the book also reviews how polysaccharides can be modified for tissue engineering applications. Sections discuss the basics of polysaccharides, give an overview of the potential applications, look at novel materials and technologies for use in tissue regeneration and therapeutics, and detail current biomedical applications. With a strong focus on materials, engineering and applications,

Food Polysaccharides and Their Applications

Food Polysaccharides and Their Applications
  • Author : Alistair M. Stephen,Glyn O. Phillips
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 April 2016
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Comprehensive in scope, Food Polysaccharides and Their Applications, Second Edition explains the production aspects and the chemical and physical properties of the main classes of polysaccharaides consumed as food, highlighting their nutritional value and their technological characteristics. Chapters in this new edition detail the source, biosynthesis, molecular structures, and physical properties of polysaccharides. They also explore production and uses in food formulations; the effects of cooking and interactions with proteins, lipids, sugars, and metal ions; analytical methods, including identification and

Biological Activities and Application of Marine Polysaccharides

Biological Activities and Application of Marine Polysaccharides
  • Author : Emad Shalaby
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 11 January 2017
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Marine organisms have been under research for the last decades as a source for different active compounds with various biological activities and application in agriculture, pharmacy, medicine, environment, and industries. Marine polysaccharides from these active compounds are used as antibacterial, antiviral, antioxidant, anti-inflammation, bioremediations, etc. During the last three decades, several important factors that control the production of phytoplankton polysaccharides have been identified such as chemical concentrations, temperature, light, etc. The current book includes 14 chapters contributed by experts around the

Biopolymers and Their Industrial Applications

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  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Sreeraj Gopi,Augustine Amalraj
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 07 November 2020
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Biopolymers and Their Industrial Applications: From Plant, Animal, and Marine Sources to Functional Products is a detailed guide to the use of biopolymers for advanced applications across a range of key industries. In terms of processing and cost, bio-based polymers are becoming increasingly viable for an ever-broadening range of novel industrial applications. The book begins with an overview of biopolymers, explaining resources, demands, sustainability, life cycle assessment (LCA) modeling and simulation, and classifications. Further in-depth chapters explore the latest techniques

Bioactive Polysaccharides

Bioactive Polysaccharides
  • Author : Shaoping Nie,Steve W. Cui,Mingyong Xie
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 27 October 2017
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Bioactive Polysaccharides offers a comprehensive review of the structures and bioactivities of bioactive polysaccharides isolated from traditional herbs, fungi, and seaweeds. It describes and discusses specific topics based on the authors’ rich experience, including extraction technologies, practical techniques required for purification and fractionation, strategies and skills for elucidating the fine structures, in-vitro and in-vivo protocols, and methodologies for evaluating the specific bioactivities, including immune-modulating activities, anti-cancer activities, anti-oxidant activities, and others. This unique book also discusses partial structure-functionality (bioactivities) relationships

Biobased Aerogels

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  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Laly A Pothan,Rubie Mavelil-Sam
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release : 23 August 2018
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Aerogels have been in use for over 80 years and have been utilised in a wide variety of applications, in particular, there has been growing use of insulating nanoporous materials in the aerospace industry. Recent awareness of the environmental implications of materials has driven researchers to develop new green materials, with aerogels being developed using biobased constituents, such as polysaccharides and proteins. Recently, biobased components, such as cellulose nanocrystals, have replaced synthetic counterparts in the production of nanoporous materials. Biobased Aerogelsis

Solubility of Polysaccharides

Solubility of Polysaccharides
  • Author : Zhenbo Xu
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 29 November 2017
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Sugars, with a scientific term as saccharides, are involved in various aspects in the lives of human beings, including the sense of taste, energy for daily life, etc. Recent development in polysaccharides, as well as the background knowledge in this field, further deepens insight into their roles as healthy supplements. In this book, the principles on polysaccharides' solubility and structure, methodologies and application of polysaccharides have been reviewed. The chapters in this book include the relationship between structure and solubility

Chitin and Chitosan

Chitin and Chitosan
  • Author : Grégorio Crini
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 May 2022
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Chitin and Chitosan: Discoveries and Applications for Sustainability provides the most comprehensive knowledge on these organic biopolymers which come from the cellular makeup of crustaceans, mollusks, and arthropods. This book synthesizes historical information, fundamental properties, industrial applications, and recent discoveries and uses. Written by an international expert on chitin and chitosan sources and uses, this book discusses landmark discoveries and early uses in the research and applications of chitin and chitosan. It then explores the international use of chitin and

Production & Significance of Dextran by Leuconostoc Mesenteroides

Production & Significance of Dextran by Leuconostoc Mesenteroides
  • Author : Addala Lakshmi Bhavani
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release : 01 February 2012
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Monograph on Production, Optimization and Significance of the versatile Polysaccharide - Dextran provides a comprehensive study of the polysaccharide - Dextran which has enormous utility in the areas of medicine, food industry and environmental applications. It covers basics such as the isolation, characterization, confirmation of the organism Leuconstoc mesenteroides and about its polysaccharide product the structure, types, significance and the optimization of various factors for its maximum production. The style, sequence and the presentation of the material in this book

Green Chemistry and Applications

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  • Author : Aide Sáenz-Galindo,Adali Oliva Castañeda Facio,Raul Rodriguez-Herrera
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 26 November 2020
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Green chemistry is a work tool that can be applied in different areas such as medicine, materials, polymers, food, organic chemistry, etc., since it was propounded in the early 2000s. It has become a viable alternative for care, remediation and protection of the environment and has been implemented worldwide. In this book the twelve principles of green chemistry are presented in a simple way, with examples of the applications of green chemistry in numerous areas showcasing it as an ideal

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  • Author : Peter Grunwald
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 November 2016
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This book provides an actual overview of the structure, function, and application of carbohydrate-modifying biocatalysts. Carbohydrates have been disregarded for a long time by the scientific community, mainly due to their complex structure. Meanwhile, the situation changed with increasing knowledge about the key role carbohydrates play in biological processes such as recognition, signal transduction, immune responses, and others. An outcome of research activities in glycoscience is the development of several new pharmaceuticals against serious diseases such as malaria, cancer, and

Biomass, Biofuels, Biochemicals

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  • Author : Parameswaran Binod,Sindhu Raveendran,Ashok Pandey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 June 2021
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Biodegradable Polymers and Composites - Process Engineering to Commercialization is designed in such a way that it not only gives basic knowledge but also contains information regarding conventional and advanced technologies, socio-economic aspects, techno-economic feasibility, modelling tools and detailed Life Cycle Analysis in biopolymer production. The book discusses the advantages and importance of biopolymers over the conventionally produced plastics. Biodegradable Polymers and Composites highlights: the conventional and advanced strategies for biopolymer production; information regarding process engineering and commercialization of biopolymers;