Combinatorial surface chemistry - Is it possible?

Qun Huo, Guodong Sui, Peter Kele, Roger M. Leblanc

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It is possible to generate a combinatorial lipid-peptide library, in the form of a Langmuir-like monolayer (see picture), which functions as a protein or enzyme mimic and exhibits binding activity to a specific sugar substrate, in this case maltose, but not glucose or sucrose.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1854-1857
Number of pages4
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - May 15 2000



  • Combinatorial chemistry
  • Molecular recognition
  • Monolayers
  • Peptides
  • Surface chemistry

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)

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