Chapter 3. Microcontact Printing of Proteins

  1. Prof. Dr. Christof M. Niemeyer2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Chad A. Mirkin3
  1. Emmanuel Delamarche

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602453.ch3

Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Applications and Perspectives

Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Applications and Perspectives

How to Cite

Delamarche, E. (2004) Microcontact Printing of Proteins, in Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Applications and Perspectives (eds C. M. Niemeyer and C. A. Mirkin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602453.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Universität Dortmund, Fachbereich Chemie, Biologisch-Chemische Mikrostrukturtechnik, Otto-Hahn-Str. 6, 44227 Dortmund, Germany

  2. 3

    Department of Chemistry & Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208-3113, USA

Author Information

  1. IBM Research, Zürich Research Laboratory, Säumerstrasse 4, 8803 Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306589

Online ISBN: 9783527602452

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Keywords:

  • interphase systems;
  • microcontact printing of proteins;
  • printing proteins on surfaces;
  • microcontact printing polypeptides and proteins;
  • activity of printed biomolecules;
  • parallel inking;
  • molds and stamps;
  • inking methods

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Strategies for Printing Proteins on Surfaces

    • Contact Processing with Hydrogel Stamps

    • Microcontact Printing

    • Affinity-Contact Printing

  • Microcontact Printing Polypeptides and Proteins

    • Printing One Type of Biomolecule

    • Substrates

    • Resolution and Contrast of the Patterns

  • Activity of Printed Biomolecules

  • Printing Multiple Types of Proteins

    • Additive and Subtractive Printing

    • Parallel Inking and Printing of Multiple Proteins

    • Affinity-Contact Printing

  • Methods

    • Molds and Stamps

    • Surface Chemistry of Stamps

    • Inking Methods

    • Treatments of Substrates

    • Printing

    • Characterization of the Printed Patterns

  • Outlook