dendritic polymer


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dendritic polymer

a polymer containing highly branched molecules.
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Previous studies have also reported Newtonian behavior for dendritic polymer solutions.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers from Lorestan University succeeded in designing a new type of drug delivery system for anti-cancer drugs by using linear dendritic polymers and iron nanoparticles.
The dendritic polymer used were fifth-generation (G-5) Perstrop Hyperbranched polyols.
DNT), a technology company that develops advanced dendritic polymers used to produce commercial products, today announced that Priostar(TM) dendrimers are available on a limited basis to the commercial sector.
On establishment of the new venture, Dendritic Nanotechnologies Limited will bring together two of the most advanced groups in dendritic polymer R&D, creating a wealth of new opportunities for developing and commercialising dendrimer molecules with unique properties, in partnership with other interested companies.
Bjornberg, Hakan Claes; Derici, Leo; Haggman, Be Henrik;; Harcup, Jason Peter; Khoshdel, Ezat; Hair Care Compositions Comprising a Dendritic Polymer, United States Patent Application 20080247980, October 9, 2008, Unilever.
Most dendritic polymers must be prepared in a demanding multi-step synthesis in a classic organic approach, but the randomly cascaded-branched hyperbranched polymers are obtained in a typical polymer approach at the expense of polydispersity with regard to both molecular weight and branching structure.
These dendritic polymers can serve as effective delivery vehicles in vitro and in vivo due to their specific, precise and predictable architecture.
DNT), a technology company that develops advanced dendritic polymers used to produce commercial products, today announced a patent-pending development: a new family of scalable, precision dendrimer nanostructures.
DNT), a technology company that is a leading developer and provider of advanced dendritic polymers, or "dendrimers," today announced it has appointed Michael Pirc, a chemical engineer and licensing manager for The Dow Chemical Company , to the company's Board of Directors.