Synthesis and antimicrobial properties of Zn-mineralized alginate nanocomposites
Review articleOpen access
2017/06/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.02.064
Journal: Carbohydrate Polymers
Highlights•Zn-mineralized alginate nanocomposites were produced in one-step method.•Presence of Zn-mineral phase has increased total nanocomposite Zn(II) content.•Stability and Zn(II) release are modulated by the presence of mineral phase.•Nanocomposites release Zn(II) inducing strong antimicrobial effect.
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