This week's featured invention patented by Pennsylvania inventors is within CPC Section D: Textiles & Paper.
Inventor(s): Caroline L. Schauer, Hulmeville; Jessica D. Schiffman, Philadelphia
Assignee(s): Drexel University, Philadelphia
Abstract: The invention relate to fibrous mats comprising chitosan nanofibers and, optionally, at least one filler material, at least one additive, or both. The invention also relates to methods of making same, and devices that include a fibrous mat comprising chitosan nanofibers.