Wednesday, September 17, 2014

ACS Macro Letters (Vol. 3, 8-9)

Thermodynamics of Salt-Doped Block Copolymers. Issei Nakamura and Zhen-Gang Wang. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (8), pp 708–711.

Synthesis of Pendant Radical- and Ion-Containing Block Copolymers via Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization for Organic Resistive Memory. Takeo Suga, Miki Sakata, Kohei Aoki, and Hiroyuki Nishide. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (8), pp 703–707.

Photoinduced Sequence-Controlled Copper-Mediated Polymerization: Synthesis of Decablock Copolymers. Ya-Mi Chuang, Anitha Ethirajan, and Thomas Junkers. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (8), pp 732–737.

Nitrosocarbonyl Hetero-Diels–Alder Cycloaddition: A New Tool for Conjugation. Andrey V. Samoshin, Craig J. Hawker, and Javier Read de Alaniz. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (8), pp 753–757.

Preparation of a Library of Poly(N-sulfonylimidates) by Cu-Catalyzed Multicomponent Polymerization. Hyunseok Kim and Tae-Lim Choi. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (8), pp 791–794.

Controlled Divinyl Monomer Polymerization Mediated by Lewis Pairs: A Powerful Synthetic Strategy for Functional Polymers. Yin-Bao Jia, Wei-Min Ren, Si-Jie Liu, Tieqi Xu, Yan-Bo Wang, and Xiao-Bing Lu. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (9), pp 896–899.

**Determination of Molecular Weights in Polyelectrolyte Mixtures Using Polymer Translocation through a Protein Nanopore. Byoung-jin Jeon and Murugappan Muthukumar. ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3 (9), pp 911–915.

Biomacromolecules (Vol. 15, issue 9) and Chemistry Society Reviews (Vol. 43, 16-19)

Multivalent Polymers for Drug Delivery and Imaging: The Challenges of Conjugation. Mallory A. van Dongen, Casey A. Dougherty, and Mark M. Banaszak Holl. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3215-3234.

Inhibition of Protein and Cell Attachment on Materials Generated from N-(2-Hydroxypropyl) Acrylamide. Benjamin D. Fairbanks, Helmut Thissen, George Maurdev, Paul Pasic, Jacinta F. White, and Laurence Meagher. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3259-3266.

Long Hydrophilic-and-Cationic Polymers: A Different Pathway toward Preferential Activity against Bacterial over Mammalian Membranes. Xin Yang, Kan Hu, Guantai Hu, Danyao Shi, Yunjiang Jiang, Liwei Hui, Rui Zhu, Yuntao Xie, and Lihua Yang. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3267-3277.

Impact of Hydrophobic Chain Composition on Amphiphilic Macromolecule Antiatherogenic Bioactivity. Allison Faig, Latrisha K. Petersen, Prabhas V. Moghe, and Kathryn E. Uhrich. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3328–3337.

Characterization and Activity of an Immobilized Antimicrobial Peptide Containing Bactericidal PEG-Hydrogel. Rik T. C. Cleophas, Jelmer Sjollema, Henk J. Busscher, John A. W. Kruijtzer, and Rob M. J. Liskamp. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3390–3395.

Ultrashort Cationic Naphthalene-Derived Self-Assembled Peptides as Antimicrobial Nanomaterials. Garry Laverty, Alice P. McCloskey, Brendan F. Gilmore, David S. Jones, Jie Zhou, and Bing Xu. Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15 (9), pp 3429–3439.

Chemistry Society Reviews: 
issue 16 about metal-organic frameworks
issue 19 revolved around the application to neurodegenerative diseases
Natural and engineered biosynthesis of fluorinated natural products. Mark C. Walker and Michelle C. Y. Chang. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43, 6527-6536.

Addition of CF3 across unsaturated moieties: a powerful functionalization tool. Estíbaliz Merino and Cristina Nevado. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43, 6598-6608. 

Advanced Materials (Vol. 26, 33-35) and Soft Matter (Vol. 10, 36-39)

Advanced Materials:

Increasing the Maximum Achievable Strain of a Covalent Polymer Gel Through the Addition of Mechanically Invisible Cross-Links (pages 6013–6018). Zachary S. Kean, Jennifer L. Hawk, Shaoting Lin, Xuanhe Zhao, Rint P. Sijbesma and Stephen L. Craig. Adv. Mater., (2014) 26: 6013–6018. 

Soft Matter:
Hydrogels by supramolecular crosslinking of terpyridine end group functionalized 8-arm poly(ethylene glycol). Rong Wang, Mike Geven, Pieter J. Dijkstra, Penny Martens and Marcel Karperien.  Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 7328-7336.

Molecular understanding of a potential functional link between antimicrobial and amyloid peptides. Mingzhen Zhang, Jun Zhao and Jie Zheng. Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 7425-7451.

Design of stiff, tough and stretchy hydrogel composites via nanoscale hybrid crosslinking and macroscale fiber reinforcement. Shaoting Lin, Changyong Cao, Qiming Wang, Mark Gonzalez, John E. Dolbow and Xuanhe Zhao. Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 7519-7527.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Polymer Chemistry, Issues 17-19, Volume 5, 2014

Issue 17

Andrew B. Lowe  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 4820-4870 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00339J 

Florian Paulus, Dirk Steinhilber, Pia Welker, Dorothea Mangoldt, Kai Licha, Harald Depner, Stephan Sigrist and Rainer Haag  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5020-5028 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00430B 

Issue 18

Xiaoxu Du, Nan Song, Ying-Wei Yang, Guolin Wu, Jianbiao Ma and Hui Gao  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5300-5309 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00278D 

Issue 19

Matthew D. Green, Abbygail A. Foster, Chad T. Greco, Raghunath Roy, Rachel M. Lehr, Thomas H. Epps, III and Millicent O. Sullivan  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5535-5541 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00638K 

Yang Wu, Yanyan Zhou, Jian Zhu, Wei Zhang, Xiangqiang Pan, Zhengbiao Zhang and Xiulin Zhu  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5546-5550 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00732H 

Lutz Tauhardt, David Pretzel, Kristian Kempe, Michael Gottschaldt, Dirk Pohlers and Ulrich S. Schubert  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5751-5764 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00434E 

Thomas D. Michl, Katherine E. S. Locock, Natalie Emilia Stevens, John D. Hayball, Krasimir Vasilev, Almar Postma, Yue Qu, Ana Traven, Matthias Haeussler, Laurence Meagher and Hans J. Griesser  
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 5813-5822 
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00652F 

Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry

Issue 19

Andrea Ruiu, Davide Sanna, Valeria Alzari, Daniele Nuvoli and Alberto Mariani

Article first published online: 15 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pola.27301

Journal of the American Chemical Society, Issues 30-33, Volume 136, 2014

Issue 31

C. S. Suchand Sangeeth, Albert Wan, and Christian A. Nijhuis
pp 11134–11144
Publication Date (Web): July 18, 2014 (Article)
DOI: 10.1021/ja505420c

Issue 32

Carrie R. James, Anthony M. Rush, Thomas Insley, Lela Vuković, Lisa Adamiak, Petr Král, and Nathan C. Gianneschi
pp 11216–11219
Publication Date (Web): July 31, 2014 (Communication)
DOI: 10.1021/ja503142s

Issue 33

Yonghao Zheng, Mao-sheng Miao, Yuan Zhang, Thuc-Quyen Nguyen, and Fred Wudl
pp 11614–11617
Publication Date (Web): August 7, 2014 (Communication)

DOI: 10.1021/ja506803y

Chemical Communications, Issues 68-76, Volume 50, 2014

Issue 76
Steven E. Wheeler and Jacob W. G. Bloom  
Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 11118-11121 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC05304D 

Sibaprasad Maity, Sivan Nir, Tal Zada and Meital Reches  
Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 11154-11157 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC03578J 

Hui Yang, Zhan Ma, Bin Yuan, Zhiqiang Wang and Xi Zhang  
Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 11173-11176 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC05201C 

Issue 74
Komala Pandurangan, Jonathan A. Kitchen, Salvador Blasco, Francesca Paradisi and Thorfinnur Gunnlaugsson  
Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 10819-10822 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC04028G 

Issue 72
David J. Nelson, Simone Manzini, César A. Urbina-Blanco and Steven P. Nolan  
Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 10355-10375 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC02515F 

M. Fleischer and C. Schmuck  

Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 10464-10467 
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC03281K 
From themed collection
 Polymer Self-Assembly

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Biomacromolecules vol 11 issue 8, PNAS vol 111 issues 30-33


Arginine-Based Biodegradable Ether–Ester Polymers with Low Cytotoxicity as Potential Gene Carriers

pp 2839–2848

pp 2982–2991

Facile Synthesis of Block Copolymers by Tandem ROMP and eROP from Esters Precursors

pp 3112–3118

pp 3197–3205

PNAS: None

Advanced Materials vol 26 issues 29-32, Soft Matter vol 10 issues 33-35, Nature Nanotechnology vol 9 issue 8

Advanced Materials
Assembly of Viral Hydrogels for Three-Dimensional Conducting Nanocomposites(pages 5101–5107)
Po-Yen Chen, Md Nasim Hyder, David Mackanic, Noémie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne, Jifa Qi, Matthew T. Klug, Angela M. Belcher and Paula T. Hammond

Li Yan, Yang Yang, Wenjun Zhang and Xianfeng Chen

Soft Matter: None

Nature Nanotechnology

Batteries: A stable lithium metal interface pp572 - 573

Renaud Bouchet

Interconnected hollow carbon nanospheres for stable lithium metal anodes pp618 - 623

Guangyuan Zheng, Seok Woo Lee, Zheng Liang, Hyun-Wook Lee, Kai Yan, Hongbin Yao, Haotian Wang, Weiyang Li, Steven Chu & Yi Cui

In vivo endothelial siRNA delivery using polymeric nanoparticles with low molecular weight pp648 - 655

James E. Dahlman, Carmen Barnes, Omar F. Khan, Aude Thiriot, Siddharth Jhunjunwala, Taylor E. Shaw, Yiping Xing, Hendrik B. Sager, Gaurav Sahay, Lauren Speciner, Andrew Bader, Roman L. Bogorad, Hao Yin, Tim Racie, Yizhou Dong, Shan Jiang, Danielle Seedorf, Apeksha Dave, Kamaljeet Singh Sandhu, Matthew J. Webber, Tatiana Novobrantseva, Vera M. Ruda, Abigail K. R. Lytton-Jean, Christopher G. Levins, Brian Kalish, Dayna K. Mudge, Mario Perez, Ludmila Abezgauz, Partha Dutta, Lynelle Smith, Klaus Charisse, Mark W. Kieran, Kevin Fitzgerald, Matthias Nahrendorf, Dganit Danino, Rubin M. Tuder, Ulrich H. von Andrian, Akin Akinc, Dipak Panigrahy, Avi Schroeder, Victor Koteliansky, Robert Langer & Daniel G. Anderson

Angewandte Chemie, Volume 53, Issue 35, Pages 9097–9388

Advancing the Drug Discovery and Development Process (pages 9128–9140)Prof. K. C. Nicolaou
Article first published online: 13 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201404761

Molecularly Designed Nanoparticles by Dispersion of Self-Assembled Organosiloxane-Based Mesophases (pages 9173–9177)Shigeru Sakamoto, Yasuhiro Tamura, Dr. Hideo Hata, Dr. Yasuhiro Sakamoto, Prof. Atsushi Shimojima and Prof. Kazuyuki Kuroda

Three-Dimensional Scaffolds of Carbonized Polyacrylonitrile for Bone Tissue Regeneration (pages 9213–9217)Seungmi Ryu, Choonghyeon Lee, Jooyeon Park, Jun Seop Lee, Seokyung Kang, Young Deok Seo, Prof. Jyongsik Jang and Prof. Byung-Soo Kim

Precision PEGylated Polymers Obtained by Sequence-Controlled Copolymerization and Postpolymerization Modification (pages 9231–9235)Sansanee Srichan, Dr. Hatice Mutlu, Dr. Nezha Badi and Dr. Jean-François Lutz
Article first published online: 2 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403799

Polymer Nanoparticle Hydrogels with Autonomous Affinity Switching for the Protection of Proteins from Thermal Stress (pages 9275–9279)Dr. John M. Beierle, Dr. Keiichi Yoshimatsu, Beverly Chou, Dr. Michael A. A. Mathews, Benjamin K. Lesel and Prof. Kenneth J. Shea

Enzymetically Regulating the Self-Healing of Protein Hydrogels with High Healing Efficiency (pages 9343–9346)Dr. Yuzhou Gao, Prof. Quan Luo, Shanpeng Qiao, Liang Wang, Prof. Zeyuan Dong, Jiayun Xu and Prof. Junqiu Liu

Angewandte Chemie, Volume 53, Issue 34, Pages 8791–9093

Antibiotic Development

The Evolving Role of Chemical Synthesis in Antibacterial Drug Discovery (pages 8840–8869)Dr. Peter M. Wright, Dr. Ian B. Seiple and Prof. Dr. Andrew G. Myers

Versatile Synthetic Strategy for Coating Upconverting Nanoparticles with Polymer Shells through Localized Photopolymerization by Using the Particles as Internal Light Sources (pages 8919–8923)Selim Beyazit, Dr. Serena Ambrosini, Dr. Nataliya Marchyk, Emilia Palo, Vishal Kale, Prof. Tero Soukka, Dr. Bernadette Tse Sum Bui and Prof. Karsten Haupt

Development of Multinuclear Polymeric Nanoparticles as Robust Protein Nanocarriers (pages 8975–8979)Dr. Jun Wu, Dr. Nazila Kamaly, Dr. Jinjun Shi, Lili Zhao, Dr. Zeyu Xiao, Geoffrey Hollett, Rohit John, Shaunak Ray, Dr. Xiaoyang Xu, Dr. Xueqing Zhang, Prof. Philip W. Kantoff and Prof. Omid C. Farokhzad
Article first published online: 2 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201404766

Maintenance of Amyloid β Peptide Homeostasis by Artificial Chaperones Based on Mixed-Shell Polymeric Micelles (pages 8985–8990)Fan Huang, Jianzu Wang, Aoting Qu, Liangliang Shen, Dr. Jinjian Liu, Jianfeng Liu, Dr. Zhenkun Zhang, Yingli An and Prof. Linqi Shi
Article first published online: 1 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201400735

Angewandte Chemie, Volume 53, Issue 33, Pages 8525–8787

No relevant papers.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Angewandte Chemie, Volume 53, Issue 32, Pages 8253–8522

Structurally Homogeneous Nanosheets from Self-Assembly of a Collagen-Mimetic Peptide (pages 8367–8371)
Tao Jiang, Dr. Chunfu Xu, Dr. Xiaobing Zuo and Prof. Vincent P. Conticello
Article first published online: 24 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403780

Angewandte Chemie, Volume 53, Issue 31, Pages 7959–8250

Protein Interactions with Polymer Coatings and Biomaterials (pages 8004–8031)M.  Sc. Qiang Wei, M. Sc. Tobias Becherer, Dr. Stefano Angioletti-Uberti, Prof. Dr. Joachim Dzubiella, Dr. Christian Wischke, Dr. Axel T. Neffe, Prof. Dr. Andreas Lendlein, Prof. Dr. Matthias Ballauff and Prof. Rainer Haag
Article first published online: 15 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201400546

Stimuli-Responsive Theragrippers for Chemomechanical Controlled Release (pages 8045–8049)
Dr. Kate Malachowski, Dr. Joyce Breger, Hye Rin Kwag, Martha O. Wang, Prof. John P. Fisher, Prof. Florin M. Selaru and Prof. David H. Gracias
Article first published online: 14 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201311047

Nucleation and Growth Synthesis of Siloxane Gels to Form Functional, Monodisperse, and Acoustically Programmable Particles (pages 8070–8073)C. Wyatt Shields IV, Danping Sun, Dr. Kennita A. Johnson, Korine A. Duval, Aura V. Rodriguez, Dr. Lu Gao, Prof. Paul A. Dayton and Prof. Gabriel P. López

Ordered and Kinetically Discrete Sequential Protein Release from Biodegradable Thin Films (pages 8093–8098)Bryan B. Hsu, Kelsey S. Jamieson, Samantha R. Hagerman, Prof. Eggehard Holler, Prof. Julia Y. Ljubimova and Prof. Paula T. Hammond
Article first published online: 18 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403702

Photodegradable Hydrogels for Capture, Detection, and Release of Live Cells (pages 8221–8224)Dr. Dong-Sik Shin, Dr. Jungmok You, Ali Rahimian, Tam Vu, Christian Siltanen, Arshia Ehsanipour, Dr. Gulnaz Stybayeva, Prof. Julie Sutcliffe and Prof. Alexander Revzin

Osmotically Driven Formation of Double Emulsions Stabilized by Amphiphilic Block Copolymers (pages 8240–8245)Jinhye Bae, Prof. Thomas P. Russell and Prof. Ryan C. Hayward
Article first published online: 16 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201405229

Molecular Therapy, Volume 22, Issue 8

Applying the Speed-Dating Model and Other Approaches to Foster Future Leaders for the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy FREE

Jennifer E Adair and Matthew D Weitzman
Mol Ther 22: 1397-1398; doi:10.1038/mt.2014.119
Minimally Invasive Approach to the Repair of Injured Skeletal Muscle With a Shape-memory Scaffold
Lin Wang, Lan Cao, Janet Shansky, Zheng Wang, David Mooney and Herman Vandenburgh

Journal of Controlled Release, Volume 188, Pages 1-102

Journal of Controlled Release, Volume 187, Pages 1-198

ACS Chemical Biology, Volume 9, Issue 8, Pages 1639-1906

Protein Delivery Using Cys2–His2 Zinc-Finger Domains

pp 1662–1667
Publication Date (Web): June 17, 2014 (Letters)
DOI: 10.1021/cb500282g

Synthetic, Non-saccharide, Glycosaminoglycan Mimetics Selectively Target Colon Cancer Stem Cells

pp 1826–1833
Publication Date (Web): June 10, 2014 (Articles)
DOI: 10.1021/cb500402f

Journal of Materials Chemistry B (Materials for biology and medicine): vol. 1, issues 30-32

Cellulose: from biocompatible to bioactive material

Julie Credou and Thomas Berthelot  

J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 4767-4788

Santosh Yadav, Manohar Mahato, Rajiv Pathak, Diksha Jha, Bipul Kumar, Smriti Rekha Deka, Hemant Kumar Gautam and Ashwani Kumar Sharma  
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 4848-4861

Lutz Tauhardt, Marion Frant, David Pretzel, Matthias Hartlieb, Christian Bücher, Gerhard Hildebrand, Bernd Schröter, Christine Weber, Kristian Kempe, Michael Gottschaldt, Klaus Liefeith and Ulrich S. Schubert  
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 4883-4893

J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 4935-4942

Narges Hadjesfandiari, Kai Yu, Yan Mei and Jayachandran N. Kizhakkedathu  
Shan-hui Hsu, Kun-Che Hung, Ying-Yi Lin, Chiu-Hun Su, Hsi-Yi Yeh, U-Ser Jeng, Chun-Yi Lu, Shenghong A. Dai, Wei-En Fu and Jui-Che Lin  
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 5083-5092

J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 5100-5106

Rodolphe Mauchauffé, Maryline Moreno-Couranjou, Nicolas D. Boscher, Cécile Van De Weerdt, Anne-Sophie Duwez and Patrick Choquet  
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 5168-5177