AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Fusing Bio-Inspired Surface Modification with Cycloaddition-Driven Polymer Conjugation

by Corinna Marina Preuß

Institution: Universität Karlsruhe
Year: 2015
Keywords: Polymer Chemsitry, Conjugation, Diels-Alder, Mussel Adhesive, Surface Modification
Record ID: 1098589
Full text PDF: http://digbib.ubka.uni-karlsruhe.de/volltexte/documents/3513170


Advanced polymer chemistry and modular orthogonal ligation techniques are merged with the mimicry of the extraordinary adhesion abilities of marine mussels in order to open new perspectives with regard to the development of novel tailored and well-defined surface modifications.