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From Waste to Wound Healing Wonder

Figure 1. Infographic: chitosan for wound healing


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[4]Mozalewska, W., Czechowska-Biskup, R., Olejnik, A. K., Wach, R. A., Ulański, P., & Rosiak, J. M. (2017). Chitosan-containing hydrogel wound dressings prepared by radiation technique. In Radiation Physics and Chemistry (Vol. 134, pp. 1–7). Elsevier BV.

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