172 pages | 25 B/W Illus.
1. Cell Encapsulation: Generalities, Methods, Applications and Bioartificial Pancreas Case Study 2. Synthetic and Semisynthetic Polymers as Vehicles for In Vitro Gene Delivery into Cultured Mammalian Cells 3. Affinity Precipitation: Stimulus-Responsive Polymers for Bioseparation 4. Synthetic Displacers for Preparative Biochromatography 5. Membrane Adsorbers for Decontamination and Leukocyte Removal 6. Stimulus Responsive Surfaces: Possible Implications for Biochromatography, Cell Detachment and Drug Delivery 7. Molecularly Imprinted Polymers: A New Dimension in Analytical Bioseparation