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Published by Portland Press in London ; Miami .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hyaluronic acid.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by T. C. Laurent.
    SeriesWenner-Gren international series ;, . 72
    ContributionsLaurent, T. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP702.H8 C48 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 341 p. :
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6823620M
    ISBN 101855781190
    LC Control Number00304877

    A relatively low-molecular weight sample of hyaluronic acid (HA) was chemically modified by means of a cross-linking reaction with water-soluble carbodiimide and L-lysine methyl ester to . 1. Author(s): Laurent,T C Title(s): The chemistry, biology, and medical applications of hyaluronan and its derivatives/ edited by T.C. Laurent.

      The Chemistry, Biology, and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and Its Derivatives. London: Portland Press; Kuo JW. Practical Aspects of Hyaluronan Based Medical Products, 1 edition. CRC Press LLC. Turley EA. The role of cell-associated hyaluronan bindig protein in fibroblast behaviour. In: Evered D, Whelan J, editors. Hyaluronic acid is an essential part of connective, epithelial and neural tissues, and contributes to cell proliferation and migration. It is used as a stimulating agent for collagen synthesis and is a common ingredient in skin-care products, a multi-billion dollar industry, as it is believed to be a key factor in fighting the aging process. Hyaluronic Acid: Production, Properties, Application.

    Hyaluronan (HA) is among the most important bioactive polymers in mammals, playing a key role in a number of biological functions. In the last decades, it has been increasingly studied as a biomaterial for drug delivery systems, thanks to its physico-chemical features and ability to target and enter certain cells.   Crosslinked hyaluronan with a protein-like polymer: Novel bioresorbable films for biomedical applications. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A .


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72) Hardcover – May 1, by T. Laurent (Editor) See all formats and editions Hide other Price: $ Chemistry, Biology and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and Its Derivatives by T. Laurent,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The aim of this book is to collect within one volume information on hyaluronan. This polysaccharide has received rapid attention for two reasons: it has important regulative functions within cell biology; and it has become a commercially important product because of its use in ophthalmic surgery and treatment of joint diease.

A number of other practical applications are. Today its official name is hyaluronan, and modern-day research on this polysaccharide continues to grow.

Expertly written by leading scientists in the field, this book provides readers with a broad, yet detailed review of the chemistry of hyaluronan, and the role it plays in human biology and pathology. Rheology of hyaluronan / Hege Bothner Wik and Ove Wik ; 6. Hyaluronan derivatives: chemistry and clinical applications / Philip A.

Band ; 7. Chemical modification of hyaluronic acid for drug delivery, biomaterials and biochemical probes / Glenn D. Prestwich, Dale M. Marecak and James F. Marecek ; 8. Metabolism of hyaluronan /. RETURN TO ISSUE PREV Book Review NEXT.

The Chemistry, Biology, and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and Its Derivatives Edited by T. Laurent. Portland Press, London, U.K. xvi + pp. 17 × 25 cm. ISBN $ Kevin G. Rice; View Author Information. ANDREW BURD, in Chemistry and Biology of Hyaluronan, A.

Medical Applications. HA is attractive as a building block for new biocompatible and biodegradable polymers that have applications in drug delivery, and tissue engineering.

West DC, Shaw DM. Tumour hyaluronan in relation to angiogenesis and metastasis. In: Laurent TC, ed. The chemistry, biology and medical applications of hyaluronan and its derivatives.

West DC, Hampson IN, Arnold F, Kumar S. Angiogenesis induced by degradation products of hyaluronic acid. ScienceWest DC. Uppsala University, Medicinska vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology.

(English) In: In:The Chemistry, Biology and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and its Derivatives.". The medical use of viscous hyaluronan solutions for the treatment of arthritis is called viscosupplementation. The use of the natural, highly purified, high molecular size hyaluronan did not fulfill all the medical needs for elastoviscous fluids.

Therefore, in the mids the development of crosslinked derivatives of hyaluronan began. Hyaluronic Acid: Production, Properties, Application in Biology and Medicine consists of six chapters discussing the various issues of hyaluronic acid research.

In Chapter 1, a historical analysis recounts the discovery and milestones of the research leading to the practical applications of hyaluronan.

hyaluronan and its derivatives, Portland Press, London. Wik HB, Wik O () Rheology of Hyaluronan. In The chemistry, biology and chemistry, biology and medical applications of hyaluronan.

In Chemistry, Biology and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and Its Derivatives. Proceedings of the Wenner-Gren Foundation International Symposium.

Edited by Laurent T. London: Portland Press;has been cited by the following article: Article. In book: Chemistry and Biology of Hyaluronan, pp The basic areas of the clinical applications of HA and its derivatives is an attractive material for various medical applications.

Chemistry, biology, and medical applications of hyaluronan and its derivatives. London ; Miami: Portland Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Endre A Balazs: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T C Laurent. Hyaluronic Acid: Production, Properties, Application in Biology and Medicine consists of six chapters discussing the various issues of hyaluronic acid research.

In Chapter 1, a historical analysis recounts the discovery and milestones of the research leading to the practical applications of hyaluronan. This chapter explains applications of hyaluronan in the field of modern aesthetic medicine, arthrology, ophthalmology, oncology, and immunology.

It first discusses the properties of hyaluronan microimplants from the contemporary view‐point of physical chemistry of gel‐like polymeric materials.

West DC, Shaw DM. () Tumour hyaluronan in relation to angiogenesis and metastasis. In: The Chemistry, Biology, and Medical Applications of Hyaluronan and its Derivatives, Laurent TC.

Balazs E A. eds. London. Portland Press. – Google Scholar. Hyaluronan Biology in Vocal Fold Morphology and Biomechanics (S.L. Thibeault). Hyaluronan in Aging (M.O. Longas). Hyaluronan and Scarring (A. Burd). Hyaluronan in the Epidermis and Other Epithelial Tissues (R.H Tammi, M.I. Tammi).

Viscoelastic Properties of Hyaluronan and its Therapeutic Use (E.A. Balazs). Medical Applications of Hyaluronan (A. A novel protocol to control the molecular degradation of hyaluronic acid (HA) was successfully developed. HA has a different conformational structure in water and in organic solvent, and the carboxyl group of HA is known to be the recognition site of CD44 and hyaluronidase.

Based on these facts, HA was chemically modified in the mixed solvent of water and ethanol by grafting .Hyaluronan and its derivatives has developed very quickly in the last few years from a scientific novelty into an important new material for a diverse range of medical and biomaterial applications.

This landmark conference focused on developments and applications in the use of hyaluronan in tissue repair and reconstruction, drug delivery.In Laurent TC, editor, The chemistry, biology and medical applications of hyaluronan and its derivatives.

London: Portland Press. p. (Wenner-Gren International Series; 72).