Self-assembling biomaterials

Harm Anton Klok, Julia J. Hwang, Subramani Iyer, Gregory N. Tew, Li Sheng Li, Samuel I Stupp

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Abstract

A new class of molecules for the preparation of self-assembling biomaterials were synthesized. These molecules consist of a cholesteryl-moiety attached via an oligo(ethylene oxide) or oligo(L-lactic acid) segment to a biologically relevant headgroup. The oligomers were characterized using SAXS, DSC and optical microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAmerican Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry
Editors Anon
PublisherACS
Pages166-167
Number of pages2
Volume39
Edition2
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1998
EventProceedings of the 1997 Boston Meeting - Boston, MA, USA
Duration: Aug 23 1998Aug 27 1998

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1997 Boston Meeting
CityBoston, MA, USA
Period8/23/988/27/98

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Polymers and Plastics

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Klok, H. A., Hwang, J. J., Iyer, S., Tew, G. N., Li, L. S., & Stupp, S. I. (1998). Self-assembling biomaterials. In Anon (Ed.), American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry (2 ed., Vol. 39, pp. 166-167). ACS.