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Keywords:

  • biosensors;
  • boronic acids;
  • carbohydrates;
  • chemomechanical system;
  • glucose
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See the shrink: Systematic modification of poly(methyl methacrylate) leads to a chemomechanical polymer that selectively contracts in the presence of glucose at physiological levels in human blood plasma. The polymer also exhibits good reversibility allowing continuous expansion–contraction cycles.