A new approach to prevent wound infections: Antimicrobial activities and microbial barrier properties can be designed in a single biopolymer.
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Researchers from Oslo report on the influence of temperature and polymer spacer length on the phase behavior of aqueous polymer solutions
A library of well-defined random and block copolymers was used to study the attachment of HeLa and HEK cells.
The oxidation-responsive behavior of polymeric platforms in different microenvironments as well as biomedical applications are discussed
Recombinant resilin-like polypeptides are modified with photoreactive molecules to facilitate the use of photocrosslinking methods for hybrid hydrogels.
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Two new methods - microcontact printing and photolithography - to obtain structured polypeptoid brushes with excellent non-fouling properties are presented.
Yang et al. present a new method to tune the HOMO level of a TT-based polymer for higher efficiency polymer solar cells.
Anti-fouling zwitterionic coatings were successfully prepared by a surface Kabachnik-Fields reaction and subsequent deprotection of phosphonate groups.