Crystalline cellulose gels useful in the stabilization of emulsions, including nanoemulsions, and for acting as cryptands or clathrates, and methods for their use and production are provided. In some embodiments, the emulsion is an oil-in-water emulsion. In some embodiments, such emulsions and/or vesicles produced in such emulsions, and/or the crystalline cellulose gel itself 15 are useful in the fields of drug delivery, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, feed and food, paints and coatings, mining, or oil and gas recovery.

Title
CRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE GEL-BASED CRYPTANDS, SURFACE ACTIVE AGENTS, EMULSIONS AND VESICLES
Application Number
15/100111
Publication Number
20170000903 (A1)
Application Date
November 27, 2014
Publication Date
January 5, 2017
Assignee
UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN
SK, CA
IPC
C08J 3/075
A61K 9/107
C09B 69/10
A61K 31/4164
C08L 91/00
C08J 3/03
A23L 33/10
A61K 47/46
A61K 47/38
A61K 47/48
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