1. Dendrimer Chemistry: Supramolecular Perspectives and Applications

  1. Yiyun Cheng
  1. Charles N. Moorefield,
  2. Sujith Perera and
  3. George R. Newkome

Published Online: 14 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118275238.ch1

Dendrimer-Based Drug Delivery Systems: From Theory to Practice

Dendrimer-Based Drug Delivery Systems: From Theory to Practice

How to Cite

Moorefield, C. N., Perera, S. and Newkome, G. R. (2012) Dendrimer Chemistry: Supramolecular Perspectives and Applications, in Dendrimer-Based Drug Delivery Systems: From Theory to Practice (ed Y. Cheng), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118275238.ch1

Editor Information

  1. School of Life Sciences, East China Normal University, P.R. China

Author Information

  1. Departments of Polymer Science and Chemistry, Maurice Morton Institute of Polymer Science, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 JUN 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Drug Discovery and Development

Book Series Editors:

  1. Binghe Wang

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470460054

Online ISBN: 9781118275238

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Keywords:

  • dendrimer chemistry, supramolecular perspectives and applications;
  • dendritic void volume for micellar entrapment, catalytic site construction;
  • coupling of dendrimerized chromogenic sites as chemosensors;
  • dendrimer cross-linking control, NP with predictable rigidity;
  • supramolecular self-assembly, H-bonding interactions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Supramolecular Perspectives

  • Conclusions

  • References