Special Issue "Biodegradability of Materials"

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A special issue of Materials (ISSN 1996-1944). This special issue belongs to the section "Biomaterials".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2009)

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Torchilin
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Mugar Building, Rm 312, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02129, USA
Website: http://www.northeastern.edu/bouve/directory/faculty.php?name=Vladimir%20P.%20Torchilin
E-Mail: v.torchilin@neu.edu
Phone: +617 373 3206
Fax: +617 373 7509
Interests: Drug carriers, Drug delivery sytems, Drug targeting, Liposomes, Micelles, Experimental cancer immunology, Imaging agents

Editorial Advisor
Dr. Naozumi Teramoto
Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, Chiba 275-0016, Japan
Website: http://www.le.it-chiba.ac.jp/env-org/index.html
E-Mail: teramoto-n@sea.it-chiba.ac.jp
Phone: +81 47 478 0406
Fax: +81 47 478 0406
Interests: biomaterial; bio-based polymer; bioplastics; biodegradable polymer; biopolymer; composite material comprising a polymer matrix

Special Issue Information

To protect environment, the biodegradable materials have great advantage. However, sometimes, for material stability, biodegradation is a problem, for example, the biomedical materials.

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Keywords

  • biodegradable polymers, organics or materials

Published Papers (6 papers)

Materials 2009, 2(3), 1104-1126; doi:10.3390/ma2031104
Received: 15 July 2009; in revised form: 19 August 2009 / Accepted: 24 August 2009 / Published: 28 August 2009
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Materials 2009, 2(3), 911-925; doi:10.3390/ma2030911
Received: 25 July 2009; in revised form: 3 August 2009 / Accepted: 6 August 2009 / Published: 10 August 2009
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Materials 2009, 2(2), 353-373; doi:10.3390/ma2020353
Received: 28 February 2009; in revised form: 3 April 2009 / Accepted: 9 April 2009 / Published: 16 April 2009
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Materials 2009, 2(2), 307-344; doi:10.3390/ma2020307
Received: 25 February 2009; in revised form: 25 March 2009 / Accepted: 30 March 2009 / Published: 1 April 2009
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Materials 2009, 2(1), 181-206; doi:10.3390/ma2010181
Received: 4 February 2009; in revised form: 5 March 2009 / Accepted: 12 March 2009 / Published: 16 March 2009
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Materials 2009, 2(1), 76-94; doi:10.3390/ma2010076
Received: 6 February 2009; in revised form: 19 February 2009 / Accepted: 20 February 2009 / Published: 23 February 2009
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Last update: 27 February 2014

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