Natural biomaterials are known to be widely used in applications such as wound dressing , tissue engineering of various organs like skin, bone, cartilage, nerve, ligament etc. Biomat_dBase database comprises of information on natural protein and polysaccharide based biomaterials, their structure, occurrence, applications, sequence homology etc. Search and BLAST options have been provided for data search and homology based similarity search.
Although mentioned in publication, the URL provided http://dbbiomat.iitkgp.ernet.in is not accessible.
Subia, B., Mukherjee, S., Bahadur, R. P., Correlo, V. M., Reis, R. L., Sabarinathan, R., Sekar, K. & Kundu, S. C. (2012) Biomat _dBase: A Database on Biomaterials. Open Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Journal, 5, 9-16.