12. Peptide Nanotubes in Biomedical and Environmental Applications

  1. Sharmila M. Mukhopadhyay
  1. Byung-Wook Park and
  2. Dong-Shik Kim

Published Online: 31 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118114063.ch12

Nanoscale Multifunctional Materials: Science and Applications

Nanoscale Multifunctional Materials: Science and Applications

How to Cite

Park, B.-W. and Kim, D.-S. (2011) Peptide Nanotubes in Biomedical and Environmental Applications, in Nanoscale Multifunctional Materials: Science and Applications (ed S. M. Mukhopadhyay), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118114063.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Center for Nanoscale Multifunctional Materials, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 1 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470508916

Online ISBN: 9781118114063

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Keywords:

  • peptide nanotubes (PNTs) in environmental applications;
  • peptide molecules in biomedical applications;
  • environmental remediation and protection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Synthesis and Characteristics of Peptide Nanotubes

  • Biomedical Applications

  • Environmental Applications

  • Concluding Remarks