By Yoshimitsu Hamano
Poly-epsilon-L-lysine is a polycationic peptide and shows antimicrobial task opposed to a large spectrum of microorganisms. it's either secure and biodegradable and is accordingly used as a meals preservative in numerous international locations. furthermore, there was nice curiosity in clinical and different functions of poly-lysine and its derivatives.
In distinction, poly-gamma-glutamic acid is an strange anionic polypeptide. it's also water soluble, biodegradable, suitable for eating, non-toxic and non-immunogenic and will be chemically transformed to introduce quite a few medicinal drugs. those positive factors are very necessary for pharmaceutical and biomedical purposes. Poly-glutamic acid is usually a hugely beautiful as a meals ingredient.
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