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Reference type: Journal
Authors: Parisi IO, Scrivano L, Candamano S, Ruffo M, Vattimo FA, Spanedda VM, Puoci F
Article Title: Molecularly Imprinted Microrods via Mesophase Polymerization.
Publication date: 2018
Journal: Molecules
Volume: 23
Issue: (1)
Page numbers: ArticleNo63.
DOI: 10.3390/molecules23010063
Alternative URL: http://www.mdpi.com/1420-3049/23/1/63/htm

Abstract: The aim of the present research work was the synthesis of molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) with a rod-like geometry via "mesophase polymerization". The ternary lyotropic system consisting of sodium dodecyl sulfate (SDS), water, and decanol was chosen to prepare a hexagonal mesophase to direct the morphology of the synthesized imprinted polymers using theophylline, methacrylic acid, and ethylene glycol dimethacrylate as a drug model template, a functional monomer, and a crosslinker, respectively. The obtained molecularly imprinted microrods (MIMs) were assessed by performing binding experiments and in vitro release studies, and the obtained results highlighted good selective recognition abilities and sustained release properties. In conclusion, the adopted synthetic strategy involving a lyotropic mesophase system allows for the preparation of effective MIPs characterized by a rod-like morphology
Template and target information: theophylline
Author keywords: Molecularly imprinted polymers, polymeric microrods, mesophase polymerization, theophylline


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