polyelectrolyte


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polyelectrolyte

(pol-ē-ĕ-lek-trō-līt),
Multply-charged polymers, of potential usefulness, in biolubrication of flexible prostheses.

polyelectrolyte

[pol′ē·ilek′trəlīt]
Etymology: Gk, polys + elektron, amber, lytos, soluble
a substance with many charged or potentially charged groups.
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The pH-values of the polyelectrolyte solutions were those of the starting solutions.
In this study, highly transparent coatings were fabricated on glass substrates with a mean transmittance of over 96% by layer-by-layer deposition of polyelectrolyte.
This suggests two possible mechanisms by which the system would pick the antigen: firstly by entrapment into the hollow core of the nanoparticle or secondly, by adsorption unto the peripheral PSS layer which can be tuned to multilayered assembly system using LBL polyelectrolyte approach to decorate the resulting system with other immune boosters (UA and IL-12) for a longer-lasting immune recognition (Fig.
One alternative that can address the issue of electrode stability and longevity is to use polyelectrolyte multilayer (PEM) coatings.
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Lipid coating on polyelectrolyte surface modified colloidal particles and polyelectrolyte capsules.
Session 3 on stimuli responsive materials and coatings will include the following presentations: "Nanometer scale antimicrobial fibers based on cationic polyelectrolytes," Timothy E.
Tests were performed to evaluate a hypothesis that the strength increase was caused by the formation of polyelectrolyte complexes (PECs) in the bulk phase, with the PEC depositing on the fibers.
In this report, we describe the investigation of photo-induced alignment in ultrathin films consisting of azobenzene dyes and polyelectrolyte layers fabricated using the APD technique (or LAMSA).
We have begun a program to investigate these effects by measuring the reduced viscosity of the polyelectrolyte Xanthan at very low levels of added salt.
Domain-Containing Polyelectrolyte Films for the Entrapment of Active Compounds
Contract notice: Contract, the open, for the supply of cationic and anionic polyelectrolyte powder.