Special Issue "Biodegradability of Materials"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2009)
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Torchilin (Website)
University Distinguished Professor, Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine, Northeastern University, 140 The Fenway, room 214, 360 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115, USA
Fax: +617 373 7509
Interests: drug carriers; drug delivery sytems; drug targeting; liposomes; micelles; experimental cancer immunology; imaging agents
Dr. Naozumi Teramoto (Website)
Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, Chiba 275-0016, Japan
Fax: +81 47 478 0406
Interests: biomaterial; bio-based polymer; bioplastics; biodegradable polymer; biopolymer; composite material comprising a polymer matrix
To protect environment, the biodegradable materials have great advantages. However, for material stability biodegradation sometimes is a problem, for example the biomedical materials.
- biodegradable polymers