Title

Synthesis of Thiol-clickable and Block Copolypeptide Brushes Via Nickel-Mediated Surface Initiated Polymerization of Alpha-Amino Acid N-carboxyanhydrides (NCAs)

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2011

Department

Polymers and High Performance Materials

Abstract

We describe the synthesis of homo-, block, and clickable copolypeptide brushes from low surface area substrates using nickel-mediated surface-initiated polymerization of alpha-amino N-carboxyanhydrides.

Publication Title

Chemical Communications

Volume

47

Issue

22

First Page

6245

Last Page

6247