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Chitosan is a naturally occuring polymer isolated from crab and shrimp shells. Chitosan has shown promise as a carrier of anticancer drugs, antitumor genes, and other novel therapeutics.
Fungal network growth in grasses made possible by cell wall remodeling

Fungal network growth in grasses made possible by cell wall remodeling

New packaging film can keep strawberries fresh for up to 12 days

New packaging film can keep strawberries fresh for up to 12 days

Artificial olfactory system assesses the freshness of meat more accurately

Artificial olfactory system assesses the freshness of meat more accurately

Synthetic peptide makes multidrug-resistant bacteria sensitive to antibiotics

Synthetic peptide makes multidrug-resistant bacteria sensitive to antibiotics

Edible coating made with green tea extract kills microbes

Edible coating made with green tea extract kills microbes

The use of natural hydrogels in food and agriculture practices

The use of natural hydrogels in food and agriculture practices