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Hydrophobically Modified Polypeptoids and Uses Thereof


Tulane University is actively seeking commercial entities to further develop and commercialize a formulation of hydrophobically modified polypeptoids for applications including drug delivery and antimicrobics.


These modifications can be useful for delivering hydrophobic drugs via lipid raft, as well as disrupting bacterial membranes for antibacterial applications.

Current Work

This polypeptoids as drug carriers have been tested in vitro and a model drug was tested in a cytotoxicity assay.


Yueheng Zhang, PhD
Sunting Xuan

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