Biomedical Applications of Peptide-, Glyco- and Glycopeptide Dendrimers, and Analogous Dendrimeric Structures

Biomedical Applications of Peptide-, Glyco- and Glycopeptide Dendrimers, and Analogous Dendrimeric Structures

by Jaroslav Sebestik, Milan Reinis, Jan Jezek

Paperback(2012)

$179.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Tuesday, November 20

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783709117033
Publisher: Springer Vienna
Publication date: 01/28/2015
Edition description: 2012
Pages: 238
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Chemistry and struture to dendrimers: Definition of terms and nomenclature.- Sugar code (glyco code).- Classes of peptide-, glyco, and glycopeptidedendrimers.- The dendritic state and dendritic effects.- Synthesis of dendrimers: convergent and divergent approaches.- Purification and characterization of dendrimers.- Dendrimeric libraries.- Dendrimers in catalysis.-Dendrimers and their biological and therapeutic applications: Dendrimers and solubility.- Biocompability and toxicity of dendrimers.- Dendrimers in nanoscience and nanotechnology.- Dendrimers in drug delivery.- Dendrimers in gene delivery.-Dendrimers and bacteria.- Dendrimers and viruses.- Dendrimers and parasites.- Cancer.- Diagnostics, lectin detection and cell-cell interactions.- Dendrimers as biosensors and imaging tools.- Dendrimers regulating in intracellular signaling pathways.- Vaccines and immunomodulation.- Dendrimers in neurodegenerative diseases.- Conclusions and persperctives.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews