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Issue 11, 2000
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Chemical modification of chitosan: preparation of chitosan–sialic acid branched polysaccharide hybrids

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Water soluble hybrids of chitosan and sialic acid were prepared in good yields via reductive N-alkylation of p-formylphenyl α-sialoside 2 onto chitosan amine functionalities.

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06 Mar 2000
11 Apr 2000
First published
09 May 2000

Chem. Commun., 2000, 909-910
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Chemical modification of chitosan: preparation of chitosansialic acid branched polysaccharide hybrids

H. Sashiwa, Y. Makimura, Y. Shigemasa and R. Roy, Chem. Commun., 2000, 909
DOI: 10.1039/B001861I

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