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    • Enzymatic synthesis of a thiolated chitosan-based wound dressing crosslinked with chicoric acid 

      Stefanov, Ivaylo; Hinojosa Caballero, Dolores; Maspoch, Santiago; Hoyo Pérez, Javier; Tzanov, Tzanko (Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 2018-10-26)
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      This work describes the enzymatic synthesis of multifunctional hydrogels for chronic wound treatment using thiolated chitosan and the natural polyphenol chicoric acid. Gelation was achieved by ...
    • Nanoparticle-driven self-assembling injectable hydrogels provide a multi-factorial approach for chronic wound treatment 

      Pérez Rafael, Silvia; Ivanova, Kristina Dimitrova; Stefanov, Ivaylo; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Todorova, Katerina; Dimitrov, Petar; Hinojosa Caballero, Dolores; Tzanov, Tzanko (Elsevier, 2021-07-14)
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      Chronic wounds represent a major health burden and drain on medical system. Efficient wound repair is only possible if the dressing materials target simultaneously multiple factors involved in wound chronicity, such as ...
    • Rapid colorimetric detection of wound infection with a fluidic paper device 

      Hoyo, Javier; Bassegoda Puigdomenech, Arnau; Ferreres Cabanes, Guillem; Hinojosa Caballero, Dolores; Gutierrez Capitan, Manuel; Baldi Coll, Antonio; Fernandez Sanchez, Cesar; Tzanov, Tzanko (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-08-15)
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      Current procedures for the assessment of chronic wound infection are time-consuming and require complex instruments and trained personnel. The incidence of chronic wounds worldwide, and the associated economic burden, urge ...