Chapter 24. Preparation of ‘Fréchet-type’ Polyether Dendrons and Aliphatic Polyester Dendrimers by Convergent Growth: An Experimental Primer

  1. Jean M. J. Fréchet3 and
  2. Donald A. Tomalia4
  1. J. M. J. Fréchet3,
  2. H. Ihre1 and
  3. M. Davey2

Published Online: 25 APR 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0470845821.ch24

Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers

Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers

How to Cite

Fréchet, J. M. J., Ihre, H. and Davey, M. (2001) Preparation of ‘Fréchet-type’ Polyether Dendrons and Aliphatic Polyester Dendrimers by Convergent Growth: An Experimental Primer, in Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers (eds J. M. J. Fréchet and D. A. Tomalia), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470845821.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of California, Department of Chemistry and Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA

  2. 4

    Dendritic Sciences, Inc.,/Dendritic Nanotechnologies Limited, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Amersham Pharmacia Biotech., Björkgatan 30, SE-751 84 Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 2

    Cadence Design Systems, Inc., 2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose, CA 95134, USA

  3. 3

    University of California, Department of Chemistry and Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 APR 2002
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2001

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Polymer Science

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dr John Scheirs

Series Editor Information

  1. ExcelPlas, PO Box 2080, Edithvale, VIC 3196, Australia

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471638506

Online ISBN: 9780470845820

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Summary

This chapter has sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • ‘Fréchet-Type’ Polyether Dendrons based on 3,5-dihydroxybenzyl Alcohol

  • Preparation of Polyether Dendrimers by Assembly of Fréchet-Type Dendrons around a Core

  • Aliphatic Polyester Dendrons and Dendrimers based on 2,2-bis-hydroxymethylpropionic Acid

  • References