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Molecularly Imprinted Materials

Science and Technology, 1st Edition

Edited by Mingdi Yan

CRC Press

752 pages

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Providing an up-to-date overview of the field, this reference presents extensive discussions on a wide range of approaches for molecular imprinting written by pioneering experts on the subject. Molecularly Imprinted Materials: Science and Technology offers experimental protocols that exemplify specific techniques, as well as detailed surveys on molecular imprinting research and applications.

Provides a comprehensive tutorial for those who wish to learn basic techniques and make new contributions to the field, as well as in-depth discussions, guidelines, and experimental protocols to help beginners gain a jump-start in the field of molecular imprinting

The book examines the recent evolution of the technology, offering step-by-step instruction on methods to design and optimize molecularly imprinted polymers and suggestions, recommendations, and troubleshooting strategies for alternative approaches and improvements discussed in the text.

about the editors…

MINGDI YAN is Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Portland State University, Oregon. After serving as a senior research scientist at Ikonos Corporation, Portland, Oregon, she joined the Portland State University faculty and now leads a research group in organic and polymeric materials science. She received the B.S. degree in polymer physics from the University of Science and Technology, China, and the Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry from the University of Oregon.

OLOF RAMSTRÖM is Associate Professor, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. After serving with Professor Jean-Marie Lehn at Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, he joined the Royal Institute of Technology and is now leading a group specializing in supramolecular chemistry and molecular recognition. He received the M.Sc. degree in chemical engineering and the Ph.D. degree in bioorganic chemistry/applied biochemistry from Lund Institute of Technology/Lund University, Sweden.


"The editors have done an excellent job in soliciting chapters on specific topics and organizing them thematically to provide a volume in which the chapters compliment each other."

JACS, 2005

Table of Contents

Molecular Imprinting - An Introduction

A Brief History of the "New Era" of Molecular Imprinting

The Non-Covalent Approach

The covalent and Other Stoichiometric Approaches

The Semi-Covalent Approach

The Use of Metal Coordination for Controlling the Microenvironment of Imprinted Polymers

Synthesis and Selection of Functional and Structural Monomers

Combinatorial Approaches to Molecular Imprinting

Surface Imprinting

Scaffold Imprinting

Imprinting in Inorganic Matrices

Post Modification of Imprinted Polymers

Molecular Imprinting Using Hybrid Materials as Host Matrices

Thermodynamic Considerations and the Use of Molecular Modeling as a Tool for Predicting MIP Performances

Selectivity in Molecularly Imprinted Matrices Binding Isotherms

Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Beads

Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Films and Membranes

Micromonoliths and Microfabricated Molecularly Imprinted Polymers

Chromatographic Techniques

Capillary Electrophoresis

Metal Ion selective Molecularly Imprinted Materials

Solid Phase Extraction and Byproduct Removal

Applications of Molecularly Imprinted Materials as Enzyme Mimics

Application of MIPs as Antibody Mimics in Immunoassays

Molecularly Imprinted Polymers as Recognition Elements in Sensors: Mass and Electrochemical Sensors

Molecularly Imprinted Polymers as Recognition Elements in Optical Sensors

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Textiles & Polymers