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Table 6 Chitin-based commercial products and their applications

From: Seafood waste: a source for preparation of commercially employable chitin/chitosan materials

S. no Product Manufacture Application Patent/references
1 BST-Gel® Piramal Healthcare Canada Inc Chronic wound healing, bone filling, cartilage repair, invertebral disc restoration US 8747899, Chaput and Chenite (2014)
2 ChitoFlex® PRO Tricol biomedical Inc Wound dressing and controlling bleeding US 8668924 B2, McCarthy et al. (2014)
3 Hemcon ChitoGauze® PRO Tricol Biomedical Inc Wound dressing US 9205170 B2, Lucchesi and Xie (2015)
4 Talymed® Marine polymer technologies Wound dressing material US 9139664 B2, Finkielsztein and Vournakis (2015)
5 Protasan™ NovaMatrix Pharmaceutical application WO 2015081304 A1, Francis et al. (2015)
6 Reaxon® Medovent Nerve regeneration Medovent (2018)
7 Slim MED™ Kitozyme Treatment of excess weight US 20040126444 A1, D’huart and Dallas (2004)
8 Liposan Ultra® Primex Weight loss US 6130321, Johnson and Nichols (2000)
9 ChitoDot® Tricol biomedical Inc Wound dressing and controlling bleeding US 8269058 B2, McCarthy et al. (2012)