Original Paper Published in Nanoscale Advances

An original paper Aki co-authored has been published online today:

Reversible Changes in the Orientation of Gold Nanorod Arrays on Polymer Brushes
Yu Sekizawa, Hideyuki Mitomo,* Mizuki Nihei, Satoshi Nakamura, Yusuke Yonamine, Akinori Kuzuya, Takehiko Wada, and Kuniharu Ijiro*
Nanoscale Adv. in press. (DOI: 10.1039/D0NA00315H)

Original Paper “Stereocomplex crystallization, homocrystallization, and polymorphism of enantiomeric copolyesteramides poly(lactic acid‐co‐alanine)s from the melt”

An original paper Aki co-authored has been published on Polymer Crystallization.

“Stereocomplex crystallization, homocrystallization, and polymorphism of enantiomeric copolyesteramides poly(lactic acid‐co‐alanine)s from the melt”
Hideto Tsuji,* Shotaro Sato, Noriaki Masaki, Yuki Arakawa, Yuta Yoshizaki, Akinori Kuzuya, Yuichi Ohya*
Polymer Crystallization, in press. (DOI: 10.1002/pcr2.10094)

Original Paper “Application of DNA Quadruplex Hydrogels Prepared from Polyethylene Glycol-Oligodeoxynucleotide Conjugates to Cell Culture Media”

Our paper on an attempt to apply DNA Quadruplex Hydrogels to cell culture substrate has been published on Polymers journal with open access.

“Application of DNA Quadruplex Hydrogels Prepared from Polyethylene Glycol-Oligodeoxynucleotide Conjugates to Cell Culture Media”
Shizuma Tanaka, Shinsuke Yukami, Yuhei Hachiro, Yuichi Ohya,* Akinori Kuzuya*
Polymers 201911, 1607. (DOI: 10.3390/polym11101607)

A New Visitor

Mr. Jerry Yau Chun-khit from The Chinese University of Hong Kong has joined our group. He will stay with us for two months and conduct a research project on DNA origami and artificial molecular muscles.

A New Visitor

Ms. Ankita Ray from Prof. Yoko Yamakoshi’s group at ETH Zürich is visiting our lab. She will stay here for two weeks to carry out photoreaction on our DNA nanostructures.