Chapter 2. Molecular Recognition Using Amphiphilic Macromolecules

  1. Vincent M. Rotello and
  2. S. Thayumanavan
  1. Malar A. Azagarsamy1,
  2. K. Krishnamoorthy1 and
  3. S. Thayumanavan2

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470384053.ch2

Molecular Recognition and Polymers: Control of Polymer Structure and Self-Assembly

Molecular Recognition and Polymers: Control of Polymer Structure and Self-Assembly

How to Cite

Azagarsamy, M. A., Krishnamoorthy, K. and Thayumanavan, S. (2008) Molecular Recognition Using Amphiphilic Macromolecules, in Molecular Recognition and Polymers: Control of Polymer Structure and Self-Assembly (eds V. M. Rotello and S. Thayumanavan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470384053.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Program in Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 710 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 710 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Program in Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 710 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470277386

Online ISBN: 9780470384053

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Keywords:

  • molecular recognition in living systems;
  • molecular recognition using amphiphilic macromolecules;
  • amphiphilic homopolymer and amphiphilic dendrimer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Amphiphilic Block Copolymers

  • Amphiphilic Homopolymers

  • Amphiphilic Dendrimers

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgment

  • References