African Journal of
Pure and Applied Chemistry

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pure Appl. Chem.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0840
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPAC
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 347

Full Length Research Paper

Chemical modification of cellulose from palm kernel de-oiled cake to microcrystalline cellulose and its evaluation as a pharmaceutical excipient

Ezea Vincent Ndika
  • Ezea Vincent Ndika
  • Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.
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Umerie Sunday Chidozie
  • Umerie Sunday Chidozie
  • Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.
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Ubaoji Kingsley Ikechukwu
  • Ubaoji Kingsley Ikechukwu
  • Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 31 January 2019
  •  Accepted: 02 July 2019
  •  Published: 31 July 2019

Authors

Ezea Vincent Ndika
Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.

Umerie Sunday Chidozie
Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.

Ubaoji Kingsley Ikechukwu
Department of Applied Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Country, Nigeria.

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