Research at the Laboratory for Bioresponsive Materials utilizes and expands current knowledge in nanotechnology, polymer science, and chemistry to address new and interesting problems at the frontiers of biology and medicine. The lab develops materials with sophisticated architecture, response mechanisms, topology and chemical composition to enable unique insights into complex interdisciplinary biomedical challenges.
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Mathieu L. Viger, Jagadis Sankaranarayanan, Caroline de Gracia Lux, Minnie Chan, Adah Almutairi. Collective Activation of MRI Agents via Encapsulation and Disease-Triggered Release. J Amer Chem Soc; published online 14 May 2013.
Caroline de Gracia Lux, Adah Almutairi. Intramolecular Cyclization for Stimuli-Controlled Depolymerization of Polycaprolactone Particles Leading to Disassembly and Payload Release. ACS Macro Lett (2): 432-435 (2013).
Shivanjali Joshi-Barr, Jerome V. Karpiak, Yogesh Ner, Jessica H. Wen, Adam J. Engler, Adah Almutairi. Density Gradient Multilayered Polymerization (DGMP): A Novel Technique for Creating Multi-compartment, Customizable Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering. J. Vis. Exp. (72), e50018, doi:10.3791/50018 (2013).