Journal Articles

Disulfide-Cross-Linked Tetra-PEG Gels

Z. Meng; L. Loeser; K. Saalwaechter; U. Gasser; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2024-03-25. Vol. 57, num. 7, p. 3058-3065. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.3c02514.

Linear, Y- and Ψ-shaped poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) and poly(methyl methacrylate) brushes prepared by surface-initiated polymerization from a homologous series of ATRP initiators

S. Sant; H-A. Klok 

European Polymer Journal. 2024-01-13. Vol. 205, p. 112706. DOI : 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2023.112706.

Pyroelectric Polyelectrolyte Brushes

J. Wang; F. Hu; S. Sant; K. Chu; L. Riemer et al. 

Advanced Materials. 2024-01-09. DOI : 10.1002/adma.202307038.


Journal Articles

Ductile, High-Lignin-Content Thermoset Films and Coatings

A. Boarino; J. Charmillot; M. B. Figueiredo; T. T. H. Le; N. Carrara et al. 

Acs Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 2023-11-09. Vol. 11, num. 46, p. 16442-16452. DOI : 10.1021/acssuschemeng.3c03030.

Supramolecular Polymer Brushes Grown by Surface-Initiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization from Cucurbit[7]uril-based Non-Covalent Initiators

F. K. Metze; I. Filipucci; H-A. Klok 

Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2023-07-17. Vol. 62, num. 34, p. e202305930. DOI : 10.1002/anie.202305930.

Fluorinated Poly(aryl piperidinium) Membranes for Anion Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

X. Wu; N. Chen; C. Hu; H-A. Klok; Y. M. Lee et al. 

Advanced Materials. 2023-05-11. DOI : 10.1002/adma.202210432.

Supramolecular Polymer Brushes

F. K. Metze; H. -A. Klok 

Acs Polymers Au. 2023-02-08. DOI : 10.1021/acspolymersau.2c00067.

Swelling-Activated, Soft Mechanochemistry in Polymer Materials

F. K. Metze; S. Sant; Z. Meng; H-A. Klok; K. Kaur 

Langmuir. 2023-02-27. DOI : 10.1021/acs.langmuir.2c02801.

Opportunities and Challenges for Lignin Valorization in Food Packaging, Antimicrobial, and Agricultural Applications

A. Boarino; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2023-02-06. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.2c01385.


Journal Articles

Mechanical Acceleration of Ester Bond Hydrolysis in Polymers

J. Wang; X. Gao; A. Boarino; F. Celerse; C. Corminboeuf et al. 

Macromolecules. 2022-11-22. Vol. 55, num. 22, p. 10145-10152. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.2c01789.

Lignin: A Sustainable Antiviral Coating Material

A. Boarino; H. Wang; F. Olgiati; F. Artusio; M. Ozkan et al. 

Acs Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 2022-10-13. DOI : 10.1021/acssuschemeng.2c04284.

Specific Counterion Effects on the Swelling Behavior of Strong Polyelectrolyte Brushes

K. Ehtiati; S. Z. Moghaddam; H-A. Klok; A. E. Daugaard; E. Thormann 

Macromolecules. 2022-06-13. Vol. 55, num. 12, p. 5123-5130. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.2c00411.

Uniformly Dispersed Poly(lactic acid)-Grafted Lignin Nanoparticles Enhance Antioxidant Activity and UV-Barrier Properties of Poly(lactic acid) Packaging Films

A. Boarino; A. Schreier; Y. Leterrier; H-A. Klok 

Acs Applied Polymer Materials. 2022-05-24. DOI : 10.1021/acsapm.2c00420.

Sustainable polyesters via direct functionalization of lignocellulosic sugars

L. P. Manker; G. R. Dick; A. Demongeot; M. A. Hedou; C. Rayroud et al. 

Nature Chemistry. 2022-06-23. Vol. 14, p. 976–984. DOI : 10.1038/s41557-022-00974-5.

Macromolecular engineering via polyhomologation

F. Li; H-A. Klok 

European Polymer Journal. 2022-05-15. Vol. 171, p. 111195. DOI : 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2022.111195.


Journal Articles

Structural Basis of Ligand Selectivity by a Bacterial Adhesin Lectin Involved in Multispecies Biofilm Formation

S. Guo; T. D. R. Vance; H. Zahiri; R. Eves; C. A. Stevens et al. 

Mbio. 2021-04-01. Vol. 12, num. 2, p. e00130-21. DOI : 10.1128/mBio.00130-21.

Reduction-Sensitive Protein Nanogels Enhance Uptake of Model and Tumor Lysate Antigens In Vitro by Mouse- and Human-Derived Dendritic Cells

C. Berti; A. Boarino; M. Graciotti; L. P. E. Bader; L. E. Kandalaft et al. 

Acs Applied Bio Materials. 2021-12-20. Vol. 4, num. 12, p. 8291-8300. DOI : 10.1021/acsabm.1c00828.

Polymethylene Brushes via Surface-Initiated C1 Polyhomologation

F. Li; S. Thiele; H-A. Klok 

Journal Of The American Chemical Society. 2021-12-01. Vol. 143, num. 47, p. 19873-19880. DOI : 10.1021/jacs.1c09187.

Branched Poly(Aryl Piperidinium) Membranes for Anion-Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

X. Wu; N. Chen; H-A. Klok; Y. M. Lee; X. Hu 

Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2021-12-27.  p. e202114892. DOI : 10.1002/anie.202114892.

Polymer Nanoparticle-Mediated Delivery of Oxidized Tumor Lysate-Based Cancer Vaccines

C. Berti; M. Graciotti; A. Boarino; C. Yakkala; L. E. Kandalaft et al. 

Macromolecular Bioscience. 2021-12-06.  p. 2100356. DOI : 10.1002/mabi.202100356.

Covalent and Noncovalent Conjugation of Degradable Polymer Nanoparticles to T Lymphocytes

T. Thomsen; R. Reissmann; E. Kaba; B. Engelhardt; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2021-08-09. Vol. 22, num. 8, p. 3416-3430. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.1c00488.

Self-assembly of protein-polymer conjugates for drug delivery

C. A. Stevens; K. Kaur; H-A. Klok 

Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 2021-05-11. Vol. 174, p. 447-460. DOI : 10.1016/j.addr.2021.05.002.

Succinimidyl Carbonate-Based Amine-Reactive Polymer Brushes: Facile Fabrication of Functional Interfaces

T. N. Gevrek; A. Degirmenci; R. Sanyal; H-A. Klok; A. Sanyal 

Acs Applied Polymer Materials. 2021-05-14. Vol. 3, num. 5, p. 2507-2517. DOI : 10.1021/acsapm.1c00107.

A minimalistic cyclic ice-binding peptide from phage display

C. A. Stevens; F. Bachtiger; X. Kong; L. A. Abriata; G. C. Sosso et al. 

Nature Communications. 2021-05-11. Vol. 12, num. 1, p. 2675. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-021-22883-w.

Biotin-NeutrAvidin Mediated Immobilization of Polymer Micro- and Nanoparticles on T Lymphocytes

M. Ayer; O. Burri; R. Guiet; A. Seitz; E. Kaba et al. 

Bioconjugate Chemistry. 2021-03-17. Vol. 32, num. 3, p. 541-552. DOI : 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.1c00026.

Fluorescence-Based and Fluorescent Label-Free Characterization of Polymer Nanoparticle Decorated T Cells

T. Thomsen; A. B. Ayoub; D. Psaltis; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2021-01-01. Vol. 22, num. 1, p. 190-200. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.0c00969.


Journal Articles

T Cell-Mediated Transport of Polymer Nanoparticles across the Blood-Brain Barrier

M. Ayer; M. Schuster; I. Gruber; C. Blatti; E. Kaba et al. 

Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2020-11-25.  p. 2001375. DOI : 10.1002/adhm.202001375.

Light-Activated, Bioadhesive, Poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) Brush Coatings

J. Wang; P. Karami; N. C. Ataman; D. P. Pioletti; T. W. J. Steele et al. 

Biomacromolecules. 2020-01-01. Vol. 21, num. 1, p. 240-249. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.9b01196.

Reversibly Cross-Linking Polymer Brushes Using Interchain Disulfide Bonds

P. Mocny; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2020-01-28. Vol. 53, num. 231, p. 731-740. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b02199.


Journal Articles

Synthesis of Loop Poly(Methyl Methacrylate) Brushes via Chain-End Postpolymerization Modification

P. Mocny; M. Menetrey; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2019-11-12. Vol. 52, num. 21, p. 8394-8403. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01527.

Polymer brush interfaces for protein biosensing prepared by surface-initiated controlled radical polymerization

M. Badoux; M. Billing; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2019. Vol. 10, num. 23, p. 2925-2951. DOI : 10.1039/C9PY00163H.

Swelling-Induced Chain Stretching Enhances Hydrolytic Degrafting of Hydrophobic Polymer Brushes in Organic Media

J. Wang; H-A. Klok 

Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2019. Vol. 58, p. 1-6. DOI : 10.1002/anie.201904436.

Future Directions at the Frontier of Polymer Science and Biology

S. Lecommandoux; H-A. Klok; Z. Zhong; T. J. Deming 

Biomacromolecules. 2019-01-01. Vol. 20, num. 1, p. 1-3. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b01785.

Mechanoresponsive Micro- and Nanoparticles

F. K. Metze; H-A. Klok 

Chimia. 2019-02-01. Vol. 73, num. 1, p. 35-38. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2019.35.

Cellular Uptake and Intracellular Trafficking of Poly(N-(2-Hydroxypropyl) Methacrylamide)

C. Battistella; R. Guiet; O. Burri; A. Seitz; S. Escrig et al. 

Biomacromolecules. 2019. Vol. 20, num. 1, p. 231-242. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b01372.


Journal Articles

Synthesis and Postpolymerization Modification of Fluorine-End-Labeled Poly(Pentafluorophenyl Methacrylate) Obtained via RAFT Polymerization

C. Battistella; Y. Yang; J. Chen; H-A. Klok 

Acs Omega. 2018-08-01. Vol. 3, num. 8, p. 9710-9721. DOI : 10.1021/acsomega.8b01654.

Polymers at the Interface with Biology

T. Deming; H-A. Klok; S. Armes; M. Becker; J. Champion et al. 

Biomacromolecules. 2018. Vol. 19, num. 8, p. 3151-3162. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b01029.

Polymer-Brush-Templated Three-Dimensional Molybdenum Sulfide Catalyst for Hydrogen Evolution

L-A. Stern; P. Mocny; H. Vrubel; T. Bilgic; H-A. Klok et al. 

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 2018. Vol. 10, num. 7, p. 6253-6261. DOI : 10.1021/acsami.7b16679.

An Acid Test: Facile SI-ARGET-ATRP of Methacrylic Acid

T. D. Michl; D. Jung; A. Pertoldi; A. Schulte; P. Mocny et al. 

Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 2018-08-01. Vol. 219, num. 15, p. 1800182. DOI : 10.1002/macp.201800182.

Structure and functionality of polyelectrolyte brushes, a surface force perspective

X. Xu; M. Billing; M. Ruths; H-A. Klok; J. Yu 

Chemistry – An Asian Journal. 2018-08-06. Vol. 13, num. 22, p. 3411-3436. DOI : 10.1002/asia.201800920.

pH-Sensitive Coiled-Coil Peptide-Cross-Linked Hyaluronic Acid Nanogels: Synthesis and Targeted Intracellular Protein Delivery to CD44 Positive Cancer Cells

L. Ding; Y. Jiang; J. Zhang; H-A. Klok; Z. Zhong 

Biomacromolecules. 2018-02-01. Vol. 19, num. 2, p. 555-562. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.7b01664.

Stimuli-Sensitive and -Responsive Polymer Biomaterials

T. W. J. Steele; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2018-05-01. Vol. 19, num. 5, p. 1375-1377. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b00145.

Polymers from Nature and for Nature

H. Sun; H-A. Klok; Z. Zhong 

Biomacromolecules. 2018-06-01. Vol. 19, num. 6, p. 1697-1700. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b00830.


Journal Articles

Microcomputed Tomography Technique for In Vivo Three-Dimensional Fat Tissue Volume Evaluation After Polymer Injection

S. Berndt; I. Konz; D. Colin; S. Germain; B. Pittet-Cuenod et al. 

Tissue Engineering Part C-Methods. 2017. Vol. 23, num. 12, p. 964-970. DOI : 10.1089/ten.tec.2017.0207.

Caspofungin on ARGET-ATRP grafted PHEMA polymers: Enhancement and selectivity of prevention of attachment of Candida albicans

T. D. Michl; C. Giles; P. Mocny; K. Futrega; M. R. Doran et al. 

Biointerphases. 2017. Vol. 12, num. 5, p. 05G602. DOI : 10.1116/1.4986054.

Cellulose Nanocrystals with Tethered Polymer Chains: Chemically Patchy versus Uniform Decoration

J. O. Zoppe; A. V. M. Dupire; T. G. G. Lachat; P. Lemal; L. Rodriguez-Lorenzo et al. 

ACS Macro Letters. 2017. Vol. 6, num. 9, p. 892-897. DOI : 10.1021/acsmacrolett.7b00383.

Cell-mediated delivery of synthetic nano- and microparticles funding

M. Ayer; H-A. Klok 

Journal of Controlled Release. 2017. Vol. 259, p. 92-104. DOI : 10.1016/j.jconrel.2017.01.048.

Selective Peptide-Mediated Enhanced Deposition of Polymer Fragrance Delivery Systems on Human Hair

K. A. Gunay; D. L. Berthier; H. K. Jerri; D. Benczedi; H-A. Klok et al. 

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 2017. Vol. 9, num. 28, p. 24238-24249. DOI : 10.1021/acsami.7b06569.

Reversion of P-gp-Mediated Drug Resistance in Ovarian Carcinoma Cells with PHPMA-Zosuquidar Conjugates

C. Battistella; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2017. Vol. 18, num. 6, p. 1855-1865. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.7b00291.

Site-Specific Polymer Attachment to HR2 Peptide Fusion Inhibitors against HIV-1 Decreases Binding Association Rates and Dissociation Rates Rather Than Binding Affinity

M. Danial; A. N. Stauffer; F. R. Wurm; M. J. Root; H-A. Klok 

Bioconjugate Chemistry. 2017. Vol. 28, num. 3, p. 701-712. DOI : 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.6b00540.

Peptide-Enhanced Selective Surface Deposition of Polymer-Based Fragrance Delivery Systems

K. A. Guenay; D. Benczedi; A. Herrmann; H-A. Klok 

Advanced Functional Materials. 2017. Vol. 27, num. 2, p. 1603843. DOI : 10.1002/adfm.201603843.


Journal Articles

Influence of Block versus Random Monomer Distribution on the Cellular Uptake of Hydrophilic Copolymers

J. Moraes; R. Peltier; G. Gody; M. Blum; S. Recalcati et al. 

ACS Macro Letters. 2016. Vol. 5, num. 12, p. 1416-1420. DOI : 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6b00652.

Degrafting of Poly(poly(ethylene glycol) methacrylate) Brushes from Planar and Spherical Silicon Substrates

N. C. Ataman; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2016. Vol. 49, num. 23, p. 9035-9047. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01445.

Impact of polymer-modified gold nanoparticles on brain endothelial cells: exclusion of endoplasmic reticulum stress as a potential risk factor

L. Anspach; R. E. Unger; C. Brochhausen; M. I. Gibson; H-A. Klok et al. 

Nanotoxicology. 2016. Vol. 10, num. 9, p. 1341-1350. DOI : 10.1080/17435390.2016.1214761.

Swelling Behavior and Nanomechanical Properties of (Peptide-Modified) Poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) and Poly(poly(ethylene glycol) methacrylate) Brushes

S. Desseaux; J. P. Hinestrosa; N. Schuwer; B. S. Lokitz; J. F. Ankner et al. 

Macromolecules. 2016. Vol. 49, num. 12, p. 4609-4618. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00881.

Click Chemistry in Biomaterials, Nanomedicine, and Drug Delivery

K. S. Anseth; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2016. Vol. 17, num. 1, p. 1-3. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.5b01660.

Effects of Grafting Density and Film Thickness on the Adhesion of Staphylococcus epidermidis to Poly(2-hydroxy ethyl methacrylate) and Poly(poly(ethylene glycol)methacrylate) Brushes

S-A. Ibanescu; J. Nowakowska; N. Khanna; R. Landmann; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecular Bioscience. 2016. Vol. 16, num. 5, p. 676-685. DOI : 10.1002/mabi.201500335.

Effect of Surface Charge on Surface-Initiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization from Cellulose Nanocrystals in Aqueous Media

J. O. Zoppe; X. Xu; C. Kaenel; P. Orsolini; G. Siqueira et al. 

Biomacromolecules. 2016. Vol. 17, num. 4, p. 1404-1413. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.6b00011.

Synthesis of cyclic peptide disulfide-PHPMA conjugates via sequential active ester aminolysis and CuAAC coupling

K. A. Guenay; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2016. Vol. 7, num. 4, p. 970-978. DOI : 10.1039/c5py01817j.


Journal Articles

Oligonucleotide Immobilization and Hybridization on Aldehyde-Functionalized Poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) Brushes

T. Bilgic; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2015. Vol. 16, num. 11, p. 3657-3665. DOI : 10.1021/acs.biomac.5b01116.

Avoiding compositional drift during the RAFT copolymerization of N-(2-hydroxypropyl)-methacrylamide and N-acryloxysuccinimide: towards uniform platforms for post-polymerization modification (vol 6, pg 3245, 2015)

J. Moraes; I-M. Simionca; H. Ketari; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2015. Vol. 6, num. 42, p. 7480-7483. DOI : 10.1039/c5py90156a.

Shape-Persistent, Thermoresponsive Polypeptide Brushes Prepared by Vapor Deposition Surface-Initiated Ring-Opening Polymerization of alpha-Amino Acid N-Carboxyanhydrides

Y. Shen; S. Desseaux; B. Aden; B. S. Lokitz; Z. Li et al. 

Macromolecules. 2015. Vol. 48, num. 8, p. 2399-2406. DOI : 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00017.

Expanding the Polymer Mechanochemistry Toolbox through Surface-Initiated Polymerization

H-A. Klok; J. Genzer 

ACS Macro Letters. 2015. Vol. 4, num. 6, p. 636-639. DOI : 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00295.

Polymer Brush Guided Formation of Conformal, Plasmonic Nanoparticle-Based Electrodes for Microwire Solar Cells

C. Sugnaux; A. D. Mallorqui; J. Herriman; H-A. Klok; A. Fontcuberta I Morral 

Advanced Functional Materials. 2015. Vol. 25, num. 25, p. 3958-3965. DOI : 10.1002/adfm.201404235.

Avoiding compositional drift during the RAFT copolymerization of N-(2-hydroxypropyl)methacrylamide and N-acryloxysuccinimide: towards uniform platforms for post-polymerization modification

J. Moraes; I-M. Simionca; H. Ketari; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2015. Vol. 6, num. 17, p. 3245-3251. DOI : 10.1039/c5py00253b.

Fibroblast adhesion on ECM-derived peptide modified poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) brushes: Ligand co-presentation and 3D-localization

S. Desseaux; H-A. Klok 

Biomaterials. 2015. Vol. 44, p. 24-35. DOI : 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2014.12.011.

Surface-initiated controlled radical polymerization enhanced DNA biosensing

T. Bilgic; H-A. Klok 

European Polymer Journal. 2015. Vol. 62, p. 281-293. DOI : 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2014.07.037.

Glucose Monitoring Using a Polymer Brush Modified Polypropylene Hollow Fiber-based Hydraulic Flow Sensor

N. Fortin; H-A. Klok 

Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces. 2015. Vol. 7, num. 8, p. 4631-4640. DOI : 10.1021/am507927w.


Journal Articles

Maleimide-Functionalized Thiol Reactive Copolymer Brushes: Fabrication and Post-Polymerization Modification

T. N. Gevrek; T. Bilgic; H-A. Klok; A. Sanyal 

Macromolecules. 2014. Vol. 47, num. 22, p. 7842-7851. DOI : 10.1021/ma5015098.

Temperature-Controlled Masking/Unmasking of Cell-Adhesive Cues with Poly(ethylene glycol) Methacrylate Based Brushes

S. Desseaux; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2014. Vol. 15, num. 10, p. 3859-3865. DOI : 10.1021/bm501233h.

Glucose-Sensitive QCM-Sensors Via Direct Surface RAFT Polymerization

C. Sugnaux; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecular Rapid Communications. 2014. Vol. 35, num. 16, p. 1402-1407. DOI : 10.1002/marc.201400217.

Copolymerization of 2,2,3,3,4,4,4-heptafluorobutyl acrylate with butyl acrylate via RAFT polymerization

B. P. Koiry; H-A. Klok; N. K. Singha 

Journal Of Fluorine Chemistry. 2014. Vol. 165, p. 109-115. DOI : 10.1016/j.jfluchem.2014.06.016.

Polymer Brush Gradients Grafted from Plasma-Polymerized Surfaces

B. R. Coad; T. Bilgic; H-A. Klok 

Langmuir. 2014. Vol. 30, num. 28, p. 8357-8365. DOI : 10.1021/la501380m.

Squaric acid mediated bioconjugation expanded to polymers prepared by ATRP

T. Steinbach; F. Wurm; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2014. Vol. 5, num. 13, p. 4039-4047. DOI : 10.1039/c4py00168k.

Poly[N-(2-hydroxypropyl)methacrylamide] nanogels by RAFT polymerization in inverse emulsion

H. Wutzel; F. H. Richter; Y. Li; S. S. Sheiko; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2014. Vol. 5, num. 5, p. 1711-1719. DOI : 10.1039/c3py01280h.

Controlled release from a mechanically-stimulated thermosensitive self-heating composite hydrogel

M. Nassajian Moghadam; V. Kolesov; H-A. Klok; D. Pioletti 

Biomaterials. 2014. Vol. 35, p. 450-455. DOI : 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.09.065.


Journal Articles

One-pot squaric acid diester mediated aqueous protein conjugation

F. Wurm; T. Steinbach; H-A. Klok 

Chemical Communications. 2013. Vol. 49, num. 71, p. 7815-7817. DOI : 10.1039/c3cc44039g.

Postpolymerization Modification of Poly(glycidyl methacrylate) Brushes: An XPS Depth-Profiling Study

R. Barbey; V. Laporte; S. Alnabulsi; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2013. Vol. 46, num. 15, p. 6151-6158. DOI : 10.1021/ma400819a.

Aqueous Fabrication of pH-Gated, Polymer-Brush-Modified Alumina Hybrid Membranes

C. Sugnaux; L. Lavanant; H-A. Klok 

Langmuir. 2013. Vol. 29, num. 24, p. 7325-7333. DOI : 10.1021/la304949h.


Journal Articles

Squaric Acid Mediated Chemoselective PEGylation of Proteins: Reactivity of Single-Step-Activated alpha-Amino Poly(ethylene glycol)s

C. Dingels; F. Wurm; M. Wagner; H-A. Klok; H. Frey 

Chemistry-A European Journal. 2012. Vol. 18, num. 52, p. 16828-16835. DOI : 10.1002/chem.201200182.

Voltammetric Detection of Hg2+ Using Peptide-Functionalized Polymer Brushes

N. Schuewer; M-L. Tercier-Waeber; M. Danial; H-A. Klok 

Australian Journal Of Chemistry. 2012. Vol. 65, num. 8, p. 1104-1109. DOI : 10.1071/Ch12177.

Osteoconductive surfaces generated from peptide functionalized poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate-co-2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl phosphate) brushes

D. Paripovic; H. Hall-Bozic; H-A. Klok 

Journal Of Materials Chemistry. 2012. Vol. 22, num. 37, p. 19570-19578. DOI : 10.1039/c2jm31568h.

Site-Specific PEGylation of HR2 Peptides: Effects of PEG Conjugation Position and Chain Length on HIV-1 Membrane Fusion Inhibition and Proteolytic Degradation

M. Danial; V. Dulmen; H. H. Tim; J. Aleksandrowicz; A. J. G. Poetgens et al. 

Bioconjugate Chemistry. 2012. Vol. 23, num. 8, p. 1648-1660. DOI : 10.1021/bc3002248.

Comparative Study on the In Vitro Cytotoxicity of Linear, Dendritic, and Hyperbranched Polylysine Analogues

Z. Kadlecova; L. Baldi; D. Hacker; F. M. Wurm; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2012. Vol. 13, num. 10, p. 3127-3137. DOI : 10.1021/bm300930j.

Assessment of transferrin recycling by Triplet Lifetime Imaging in living cells

M. Geissbuehler; Z. Kadlecova; H-A. Klok; T. Lasser 

Biomedical Optics Express. 2012. Vol. 3, num. 10, p. 2526-2536. DOI : 10.1364/BOE.3.002526.

Synthesis and post-polymerization modification of poly(pentafluorophenyl methacrylate) brushes

K. A. Guenay; N. Schuewer; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2012. Vol. 3, p. 2186-2192. DOI : 10.1039/c2py20162c.

Hyperbranched Polylysine: A Versatile, Biodegradable Transfection Agent for the Production of Recombinant Proteins by Transient Gene Expression and the Transfection of Primary Cells

Z. Kadlecova; Y. Rajendra; M. Matasci; D. Hacker; L. Baldi et al. 

Macromolecular Bioscience. 2012. Vol. 12, p. 794-804. DOI : 10.1002/mabi.201100519.

Size- and Coating-Dependent Uptake of Polymer-Coated Gold Nanoparticles in Primary Human Dermal Microvascular Endothelial Cells

C. Freese; M. I. Gibson; H-A. Klok; R. E. Unger; C. J. Kirkpatrick 

Biomacromolecules. 2012. Vol. 13, p. 1533-1543. DOI : 10.1021/bm300248u.

Polyvalent Side Chain Peptide-Synthetic Polymer Conjugates as HIV-1 Entry Inhibitors

M. Danial; M. J. Root; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2012. Vol. 13, p. 1438-1447. DOI : 10.1021/bm300150q.

Poly(ethyleneimine)-Mediated Large-Scale Transient Gene Expression: Influence of Molecular Weight, Polydispersity and N-Propionyl Groups

Z. Kadlecova; S. Nallet; D. L. Hacker; L. Baldi; H-A. Klok et al. 

Macromolecular Bioscience. 2012. Vol. 12, p. 628-636. DOI : 10.1002/mabi.201100404.

Squaric Acid Mediated Synthesis and Biological Activity of a Library of Linear and Hyperbranched Poly(Glycerol)-Protein Conjugates

F. Wurm; C. Dingels; H. Frey; H-A. Klok 

Biomacromolecules. 2012. Vol. 13, p. 1161-1171. DOI : 10.1021/bm300103u.

Functional, Hyperbranched Polyesters Via Baylis-Hillman Polymerization

S. Ji; B. Bruchmann; F. Wurm; H-A. Klok 

Journal Of Polymer Science Part A-Polymer Chemistry. 2012. Vol. 50, p. 25-34. DOI : 10.1002/pola.24954.


Journal Articles

Exploring the Scope of the Baylis-Hillman Reaction for the Synthesis of Side-Chain Functional Polyesters

S. Ji; B. Bruchmann; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecular Chemistry And Physics. 2011. Vol. 212, p. 2612-2618. DOI : 10.1002/macp.201100482.

Tuning the pH Sensitivity of Poly(methacrylic acid) Brushes

N. Schuewer; H-A. Klok 

Langmuir. 2011. Vol. 27, p. 4789-4796. DOI : 10.1021/la200347u.

Aqueous solution self-assembly of polystyrene-b-poly(L-lysine) diblock oligomers

H. Nuhn; H-A. Klok 

European Polymer Journal. 2011. Vol. 47, p. 782-791. DOI : 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2010.09.026.

Improving the Stability in Aqueous Media of Polymer Brushes Grafted from Silicon Oxide Substrates by Surface-Initiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

D. Paripovic; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecular Chemistry And Physics. 2011. Vol. 212, p. 950-958. DOI : 10.1002/macp.201000729.

Sequentially Modified, Polymer-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticle Libraries: Convergent Synthesis and Aggregation Behavior

M. I. Gibson; M. Danial; H-A. Klok 

Acs Combinatorial Science. 2011. Vol. 13, p. 286-297. DOI : 10.1021/co100099r.

Diagnostic and Sensory Polymer Brushes

N. Schuewer; R. Barbey; H-A. Klok 

Chimia. 2011. Vol. 65, p. 276-276. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2011.276.

Arginine-specific protein modification using alpha-oxo-aldehyde functional polymers prepared by atom transfer radical polymerization

M. A. Gauthier; M. Ayer; J. Kowal; F. R. Wurm; H-A. Klok 

Polymer Chemistry. 2011. Vol. 2, p. 1490-1498. DOI : 10.1039/c0py00422g.

Synthesis of Side-Chain Functional Polyesters via Baylis-Hillman Polymerization

S. Ji; B. Bruchmann; H-A. Klok 

Macromolecules. 2011. Vol. 44, p. 5218-5226. DOI : 10.1021/ma2006238.