Part of the chemistry commons recommended citation volkert, anna allyse covalently functionalized noble metal nanoparticles for molecular imprinted polymer biosensors: synthesis characterization, and sers detection phd ( doctor of philosophy) thesis, university of iowa, 2014 http://iruiowaedu/etd/ 4786. Molecularly imprinted polymers (mips) are potential generic alternatives to antibodies in diagnostics and separations to compete with biomolecules in these technological niches, mips need to share the characteristics of antibodies ( solubility, size, specificity and affinity) whilst maintaining the advantages. Within the last decade, the interest in molecularly imprinted polymers (mips) has strongly increased because of their promising applications in separation processes, drug delivery, biomimetic sensing and catalysis this thesis reports the development of mips using supercritical fluid technology as a viable and greener. Molecularly imprinted polymer (mip) has been synthesized using methacrylate acid (maa) as a monomer with hydroxyl and carbonyl functional groups that can react waterford institute of technology ireland) an investigation into the role of morphology on the performance of molecularly imprinted polymers phd thesis. The development and evaluation of methods for the screening of steroids using molecular imprinted polymers coupled with comprehensive gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and aptamers coupled with liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry phd thesis open university for guidance on. Insight into the selectivity of molecular imprinted polymers by: thomas patrick o 'brien dissertation submitted to the department of chemistry of seton hall university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy iii chemistry may, 1999 south orange, new jersey.
Trinity college using computational tools to design a molecularly imprinted polymer with selectivity and high affinity for acetylcholine by nathaniel thiemann a thesis submitted to the faculty of the neuroscience program in candidacy. Development of molecularly imprinted polymers for corticosteroids by laurence fitzhenry a dissertation submitted to wit for the degree of doctor of philosophy october 2011 based on research carried out under the supervision of dr patrick duggan and dr peter mcloughlin pharmaceutical and molecular. Molecularly imprinted polymers: towards a rational understanding of biomimetic materials a thesis presented to the academic faculty by alexandra molinelli in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree doctor of philosophy in chemistry georgia institute of technology october 2004.
This thesis focuses on the use of molecularly imprinted polymers as selective sorbents for solid-phase extraction (mispe) the mispe methods developed were mainly intended for use with biological samples, such as human urine and blood plasma these body fluids are complex samples, which often need an effective. Molecularly imprinted polymers for the detection of molecules in physiological uids by hélène marie a thesis presented for graduation of docteur de l' université de technologie de compiègne biotechnologie thesis supervised by prof karsten haupt and dr gilles marchand disputation on december.
A dissertation entitled molecular imprinting technology towards the development of a novel biosensor by abraham avalos submitted to the graduate faculty technology achieve high sensitivity, for real time monitoring of molecular binding polyacrylamide is a hydrophilic and biocompatible synthetic polymer used in. Computer simulations of adsorption and molecular recognition phenomena in molecularly imprinted polymers eduardo manuel de azevedo dourado a thesis submitted for the degree of doctor of philosophy the university of edinburgh 2011.