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Title: Fibrous microcapsules and methods of assembly and use thereof

Abstract

The present invention relates to assembly of peptide amphiphiles and biopolymers into fibrous microcapsules, and uses thereof. In particular, the present invention provides devices, compositions, and methods for interfacial self-assembly of peptide amphiphiles and biopolyments into fibrous microcapsules, and uses thereof.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1168683
Patent Number(s):
8940858
Application Number:
13/109,186
Assignee:
Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
A - HUMAN NECESSITIES A61 - MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE A61K - PREPARATIONS FOR MEDICAL, DENTAL, OR TOILET PURPOSES
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-00ER45810
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2011 May 17
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Stupp, Samuel, and Rozkiewicz, Dorota. Fibrous microcapsules and methods of assembly and use thereof. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Stupp, Samuel, & Rozkiewicz, Dorota. Fibrous microcapsules and methods of assembly and use thereof. United States.
Stupp, Samuel, and Rozkiewicz, Dorota. Tue . "Fibrous microcapsules and methods of assembly and use thereof". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1168683.
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