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The studies were carried out to develop the mechanism of chitosan gel formation in the presence of glycerol phosphate GP, taking into account suggestions presented in the literature. The analysis was carried out on the basis of a change in the gel structure after conditioning in water.

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  • Faculty of Process and Environmental Engineering, Lodz University of Technology
  • Institute of General and Ecological Chemistry, Lodz University of Technology
  • Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials Group, Ghent University
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