Chapter 6. S-Layers

  1. Prof. Dr. Christof M. Niemeyer2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Chad A. Mirkin3
  1. Uwe B. Sleytr,
  2. Eva-Maria Egelseer,
  3. Dietmar Pum and
  4. Bernhard Schuster

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602453.ch6

Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Applications and Perspectives

Nanobiotechnology: Concepts, Applications and Perspectives

How to Cite

Sleytr, U. B., Egelseer, E.-M., Pum, D. and Schuster, B. (2004) S-Layers, 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.ch6

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. Center for Ultrastructure Research and Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Molecular Nanotechnology, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Gregor-Mendel-Straße 33, 1180 Wien, Austria

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:

  • protein-based nanostructures;
  • S-layers;
  • genetics;
  • secondary cell-wall polymers;
  • assembly;
  • recrystallization;
  • diagnostics;
  • lipid chips;
  • Langmuir lipid films

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

    • Chemistry and Structure

    • Genetics and Secondary Cell-Wall Polymers

    • Assembly

      • Self-Assembly in Suspension

      • Recrystallization at Solid Supports

      • Recrystallization at the Air/Water Interface and on Langmuir Lipid Films

  • Methods

    • Diagnostics

    • Lipid Chips

    • S-Layers as Templates for the Formation of Regularly Arranged Nanoparticles

  • Outlook