Paper Title:
Electrospinning Nanocomposite Nanofibers of Hydroxyapatite/Chitosan
  Abstract

This paper presents a two-step approach for electrospinning of hydroxyapatite/chitosan (HAp/CTS) nanocomposite, which was firstly prepared by an in situ co-precipitation method. Continuous HAp/CTS nanofibers with diameters of 214 ± 25 nm were produced successfully with the aid of an ultrahigh molecular weight poly(ethylene oxide) (UHMWPEO). The HAp nanoparticles with aggregations to some extent were incorporated along the electrospun CTS-based nanofibers. And their crystallite structure can be preserved to some extent although an acidic solvent system was used. Current nanocomposite nanofibers of HAp/CTS may be of potential interest for bone repair and regeneration application.

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Periodical
Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 47-50)
Edited by
Alan K.T. Lau, J. Lu, Vijay K. Varadan, F.K. Chang, J.P. Tu and P.M. Lam
Pages
1363-1366
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.47-50.1363
Citation
Y.Z. Zhang, B. Su, C. T. Lim, "Electrospinning Nanocomposite Nanofibers of Hydroxyapatite/Chitosan ", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 47-50, pp. 1363-1366, 2008
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June 2008
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