Facile and Green Synthesis of Silica Based Hydrogel for Drug Loading Application

Ujwala S. Tayade; Jyotsna S. Meshram; Amulrao U. Borse

Volume 5, Issue 4 , 2020, , Pages 1-5


  In this study, we have chosen chitosan as capping and stabilizing agent for silica-based hydrogel synthesis. Chitosan, a biomaterial linear polysaccharide gives the pathway to greener synthesis. The source of Silica that has been chosen is sodium silicate which is very cheap when compared to other silanating ...  Read More

Preparation and Characterization of Chitosan-Wrapped Silver Nanoparticles Incorporated Poly (Vinyl Alcohol) Membranes for Purification of Biogas

Akshay S. Kulkarni; Geeta Shirnalli; Ashok M. Sajjan; Nagaraj R. Banapurmath; Ashok S. Shettar; Kartik J. Uttarkar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , 2019, , Pages 96-102


  A solution technique was adopted to develop membranes in which chitosan-wrapped silver nanoparticles (CS-wrapped Ag nanoparticles) were incorporated in poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA). The morphological studies and the chemical compositions of the prepared membranes were investigated using the characterization ...  Read More

Chitosan-magnesium aluminum silicate nanocomposite microspheres coated with poly(vinyl acetate phthalate) for controlled release of capecitabine

Sudha C. Angadi; Lata S. Manjeshwar; Tejraj M. Aminabhavi

Volume 3, Issue 9 , 2018, , Pages 550-557


  Nanocomposite microspheres of chitosan (CS) with magnesium aluminum silicate (MAS) and enteric coated with poly(vinyl acetate phthalate) (PVAP) have been prepared and examined for controlled release (CR) of capecitabine, an anticancer drug. The microspheres have been characterized by X-ray diffraction ...  Read More