Speaker List

TOPIC

SPEAKER

COUNTRY

Structure and function of family 19 chitinases

Takeshi Watanabe

Japan

Chitosan: the road is long ...

George AF Roberts

UK

Characterisation of chitin and a study of its acid-catalysed hydrolysis

Kjell M. Varum

Norway

Recent concepts regarding the physical chemistry of chitosan and their applications

Alain Domard

France

Introduction of chitin and its derivatives for the design of medical devices based on the requirements of EU Directive 42/93/EWG

Marcin H. Struszczyk

Poland

Protein-Ligand Interactions of Chitooligosaccharides with the Chitolectin HC gp39 and with Chitinases

Martin G. Peter

Germany

Multipotential amazing material "chitin" for wound treatment

Saburo Minami

Japan

Thiolated chitosans: Design, functions and applications

Andreas Bernkop-Schnuerch

Austria

Novel nasal applications of chitosan for drug therapy

Lisbeth Illum

 UK

Continous Enzymatic Production and Biological Activities of Chitooligosaccharides

Se-Kwon Kim

South Korea

Structural insights into fungal cell wall chitin turnover

Daan Van Aalten

UK

Chitosan for nucleic acid delivery

Jülide Akbuğa

Turkey

New perspectives of partially deacetylated chitin

Willem F. Stevens

Thailand

Recent advances in chitosan-based vectors as delivery systems for biotherapeutics

Oya Alpar

UK

Chitosan and its derivatives: prospective biosubstances for developing a sustainable eco-agriculture

Nguyen Anh Dzung

Vietnam

Chitosan application in food preparation and digestion

Jan Kopecny

Czech Republic

Chitosan derivatives - are the daughters better than the mother?

Hans E. Junginger

Thailand

Substrates and Products of Chitosan-Modifying Enzyme

Bruno M. Moerschbacher

Germany

Use of some special physical techniques to investigate chitosan related systems

Franco Rustichelli

Italy

Application of chitosan in plant protection : possibilities and limitations

Henryk Pospieszny

Poland

Enlisting chitosan's stimuli-responsive properties for localized protein assembly

Gregory Payne

USA

Association, aggregation of b-chitosan molecules in acidic aqueous solutions

R. H. Chen

Taiwan