|Synonym||:||Deacetylated chitin, Poly(D-glucosamine)|
|Molecular Weight||:||1526.464 g/mol|
Chitosan has a number of commercial and possible biomedical uses. It can be used in agriculture as a seed treatment and biopesticide, helping plants to fight off fungal infections. In industry, it can be used in a self-healing polyurethane paint coating.