11. Biosynthesis of Protein-Based Polymeric Materials

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler5,6
  1. Robin S. Farmer1,2,
  2. Manoj B. Charati1,2 and
  3. Kristi L. Kiick1,2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch11

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Farmer, R. S., Charati, M. B. and Kiick, K. L. (2007) Biosynthesis of Protein-Based Polymeric Materials, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 4

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 5

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 6

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Delaware, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, 201 DuPont Hall, Newark, DE 19716, USA

  2. 2

    Delaware Biotechnology Institute, 15 Innovation Way, Newark, DE 19716, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • biosynthesis;
  • protein-based polymeric materials;
  • mimic natural proteins;
  • de novo design;
  • non-natural amino acids;
  • protein-based polymer prospects

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Protein Polymers That Mimic Natural Proteins

  • Protein Polymers of De Novo Design

  • Proteins Containing Non-natural Amino Acids

  • Prospects for Protein-based Polymers

  • References