Chitosan is a kind of biodegradable materials with excellent biocompatibility. This article interpreted the progress and outlook of using chitosan related materials in nerve regeneration from the following points: the positive charges on chitosan, its ability to adsorb proteins, the specific adhesion of nerve cells on chitosan, and the surface roughness, aperture and surface topography of chitosan.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Shengwu Yixue Gongchengxue Zazhi/Journal of Biomedical Engineering|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2001|
- Nerve cell
- Nerve regeneration
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