Chapter 8. Polymeric Capsules: Catalysis and Drug Delivery

  1. Vincent M. Rotello and
  2. S. Thayumanavan
  1. Brian P. Mason1,
  2. Jeremy L. Steinbacher1 and
  3. D. Tyler McQuade2

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470384053.ch8

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

Mason, B. P., Steinbacher, J. L. and McQuade, D. T. (2008) Polymeric Capsules: Catalysis and Drug Delivery, 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.ch8

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

    Baker Laboratory, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, 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:

  • polymeric capsules and enscapulation methods;
  • colloidal templating and layer-by-layer (LBL) method;
  • polymeric capsules - catalysis and drug delivery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods of Encapsulation

  • Catalyst Encapsulation

  • Drug Delivery with Microcapsules

  • Conclusion

  • References