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chitin nanofibers

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2011 Most recent source

Composition

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1

chitin

Type Biomolecule
Formula
Role core
2

glucan

Type Biomolecule
Formula
Role layer

Properties

General physical and chemical properties

Property Value Nanomaterial Variant Source
colloidal stability

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Applications

Area Application Nanomaterial Variant Source
food

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Characterization

Method Nanomaterial Variant Source
field emission scanning electron microscopy

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Biological effects

Preparation

Method 1

Type: Chemical synthesis
Source:
Starting materials
  • Grifola frondosa cell
Product

chitin nanofibers

Width: 25 nm

Medium: water

Support: none

Method 2

Type: Chemical synthesis
Source:
Starting materials
  • Hypsizygus marmoreus cell
Product

chitin nanofibers

Width: 28 nm

Medium: water

Support: none

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