calcium alginate

calcium alginate

A drug used externally in the treatment of skin ulcers. A brand name for an alginate dressing is Kaltostat.
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The usage of Calcium Alginate in pharmacological purposes responsible for a greater size of the intake of the product.
Spun rayon, polyester, and calcium alginate fibers were added in subsequent years to complete this line of tipped applicators.
(2017) compared the viability of free and microencapsulated Pediococcus acidilactici ATCC 8042 in calcium alginate and co-coating with calcium alginate and chitosan by extrusion technique with subsequent freeze-drying using 10% (w/w) of skimmed milk as cryoprotectant, compared to simulated gastric juice and bile tolerance assays and reported that probiotic cell mortality significantly reduced when microencapsulated probiotics were compared to free cells.
Encapsulation of liquid smoke flavoring with calcium alginate and calcium alginate-chitosan resulted in encapsulation capacities above 96% [23].
Advanced low cost hydrogels of calcium alginate / carbon nanofibers with improved compression and water diffusion properties, carried out by Mar Llorens Gmez, of the Polytechnic University of Valencia, and supervised by ngel Serrano Aroca.
For example, when forming alginate fibers, they are immersed in a bath of divalent ions, which may be [Ca.sup.+2] or [Zn.sup.+2], forming calcium alginate fibers [4]
These included hydrocolloid dressing (Nexcare[TM]) manufactured by the 3 M Company, Minnesota, United States of America; hydrocolloid with a foam layer dressing (Duo-DERM[R]CGF[TM]) produced by ConvaTec Inc., New Jersey, United States of America; calcium alginate dressing (Algisite[R]M) manufactured by Smith and Nephew Public Limited Company, London, United Kingdom; calcium sodium alginate dressing (Kaltostat[R]) made by ConvaTec Inc., Deeside, United Kingdom; foam with a polyurethane film layer dressing (Allevyn[R]) manufactured by Smith and Nephew Public Limited Company, London, United Kingdom; and foam with a hydrogel and polyurethane film layer dressing (Askina[R]) produced by B.
When droplets of aqueous solution of sodium alginate were added to a calcium chloride solution, an elastic round ball formation of water-insoluble calcium alginate around the O.
infantis ATCC15697 KKP2029p cells was conducted in aseptic conditions, using sterile solutions and vibrating and electrostatic techniques in calcium alginate and low-methoxylated pectinate gel, using disposable syringes.
In this investigation, an adsorbent is prepared by doping hydrazine sulphate-treated red mud in calcium alginate beads, and its adsorption nature towards lead ions is studied.
Thermal degradation and flame retardancy of calcium alginate fibers.