2011 Publications

2011 Publications

Synthesis and Post-Functionalization of Well Defined Star Polymers via ‘double’ Click Chemistry
Journal of Polymer Sciences: Part A: Polym Chem. (2011) 49, 5245–5256
C. Boyer, M. Whittaker, T. P. Davis
Dicer-Labile PEG Conjugates for siRNA Delivery
Biomacromolecules (2011) 12, 4301-4310
S. C. Kow, J. McCarroll, D. Valade, C. A. Boyer, T. Dwarte, T. P. Davis, M. Kavallaris, V. Bulmus
Synthesis Of Heterotelechelic Polymers With Affinity To Glutathione-S-Transferase And Biotin-Tagged Proteins By RAFT Polymerization And Thiol-Ene Reactions
Polym. Chem. (2011) 2, 1505–1512 (invited article-special issue)
X. Huang, C. Boyer, T. P. Davis, V. Bulmus
Conjugation Of siRNA With Comb-Type PEG Enhances Serum Stability And Gene Silencing Efficiency
Macromol. Rapid Commun. (2011) 32, 654–659
K. Gunasekaran, T. H. Nguyen, H. Maynard, T. P. Davis, V. Bulmus
Acid Degradable Biocompatible Polymeric Nanoparticles for the Potential co-Delivery of Therapeutic Agents
Marcromolecules (2011) 44, 20, 8008-8019
H.T.T. Duong, C. P. Marquis, M. Whittaker, T.P. Davis, C. Boyer
Functionalization of microspheres with malonates using Michael Addition as a pathway to create a drug delivery system for platinum drugs for the treatment of liver cancer
Polymer (2011) 52 5993-6002
W. Gu, M. Gaborieau, V.T. Huynh, P. L. de Souza, M. H. Stenzel
Synthesis of Complex Multiblock Copolymers via a Simple Iterative Cu(0)-Mediated Radical Polymerization Approach
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 8028–8033
C. Boyer, A. H. Soeriyadi, P. B. Zetterlund, M. R. Whittaker
Development of micellar novel drug carrier utilizing temperature-sensitive block copolymers containing cyclodextrin moieties
Marcromolecules (2011) 44, 8433–8445
F. Yhaya, J. Lim, Y. Kim, M. Liang, A. M. Gregory, M. H. Stenzel
Polymeric Micelles with Pendant Dicarboxylato Chelating Ligands Prepared via Michael Addition for cis-Platinum Drug Delivery
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 7888–7900
V. T. Huynh, P. de Souza, M. H. Stenzel
Thiol-Alkyne chemistry for the preparation of Micelles with glycopolymer corona: Dendritic surfaces vs linear glycopolymer in their ability to bind to lectins
Macromol. Rapid Commun. (2011) 32, 1620–1626
J. Kumar, A. Bousquet, M. Stenzel
Synthesis of Multi-Block Copolymer Stars Using a Simple Iterative Cu(0)-Mediated Radical Polymerization Technique
Polymer Chemistry (2011) 44, 8028–8033
C. Boyer, A. Derveaux, P. B. Zetterlund, M. R. Whittaker
End-group Fidelity of Copper(0)-Meditated Radical Polymerization at High Monomer Conversion: An ESI-MS Investigation
J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011) 49, 5313–5321
F. Nyström, A. H. Soeriyadi, C. Boyer, P. B. Zetterlund, M. R. Whittaker
Optimizing The Generation Of Narrow Polydispersity ‘Arm-First’ Star Polymers Made Using RAFT Polymerization
Polym. Chem. (2011) 2, 1671-1677
C. Boyer, J. Ferrera, J. Syrett, M. R. Whittaker, D. M. Haddleton, T. P. Davis

Metal-binding particles alleviate lead and zinc toxicity during seed germination of metallophyte grass Astrebla lappacea
Journal of Hazardous Materials (2011) 190 (1-3) 772-9
L. Rossato, J. MacFarlane, M. Whittaker, A. Pudmenzky, D. Doley, S. Schmidt, M. Monteiro

Phosphorylation of Alginate: Synthesis, Characterisation and Evaluation of in Vitro Mineralisation Capacity
Biomacromolecules (2011) 12 (4), 889–897
R. J. Coleman, G. Lawrie, L. K. Lambert, M. Whittaker, K. S. Jack, L. Grøndah
Synthesis of Nano-sized (< 20 nm) Polymer Particles by Radical Polymerization in Miniemulsion Employing in situ Surfactant Formation
Macromolecular Rapid Communications (2011) 32, 1669–1675
Y. Guo, P. B. Zetterlund
Synthesis of Biodegradable Hydrogel Nanoparticles for Bioapplications using Inverse Miniemulsion RAFT Polymerization
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 7167–7175
M. A. M. Oliveira, C. Boyer, M. Nele, J. C. Pinto, P. B. Zetterlund, T. P. Davis
Compartmentalization Effects on Bimolecular Termination in Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization in Nanoreactors
Macromol. Theory Simul. (2011) 20, 660–666
P. B. Zetterlund
Radical Polymerization of CO2-Induced Emulsions: A Novel Route to Polymeric Nanoparticles
J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011) 49, 4307–4311
D. W. Pu, F. P. Lucien, P. B. Zetterlund
Synthetic Route Effect on Macromolecular Architecture: From Block to Gradient Copolymers Based on Acryloyl Galactose Monomer using RAFT Polymerization
Macromolecules (2011), 44, 5911–5919
P. Escalé, S. R. S. Ting, A. Khoukh, L. Rubatat, M. Save, M. H. Stenzel, L. Billon
Triggering the fast release of drugs from crosslinked micelles in an acidic environment
J. Mater. Chem. (2011) 21, 12777
Y. Kim, M. H. Pourgholami, D. L. Morris, M. H. Stenzel
High Order Multi-Block Copolymers via Iterative Cu(0)-Mediated Radical Polymerizations (SET-LRP): Towards Biological Precision
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2011) 133, 11128–11131
A. H. Soeriyadi, C. Boyer, F. Nyström, P.B. Zetterlund, M. R. Whittaker
Particle formation mechanism in radical polymerization in miniemulsion based on in situ surfactant formation without high energy homogenization
Polymer 52 (2011) 4199-4207
Y. Guo, P. B. Zetterlund
Reversible Addition-Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization in Miniemulsion Based on In Situ Surfactant Generation
Aust. J. Chem. (2011) 64, 1033–1040
S. R. S. Ting, E. H. Min, P. B. Zetterlund
End Group Reactions of RAFT-Prepared (Co)Polymers
Australian Journal of Chemistry (2011) 64, 992–1006, invited contribution
M. A. Harvison, P. J. Roth, T. P. Davis, A. B. Lowe
Nitroxide-Mediated Radical Polymerization in Microemulsion (Microemulsion NMP) of n-Butyl Acrylate
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 5599–5604
S. Tomoeda, J. Wakamatsu, H. Minami, P. B. Zetterlund, M. Okubo
Analysis of Thiol-Sensitive Core-Crosslinked Polymeric Micelles Carrying Nucleoside Pendant Groups using ‘On-Line’ Methods: Effect of Hydrophobicity on Crosslinking and Degradation
Australian Journal of Chemistry (2011) 64, 766–778 [Special issue “Women in Chemistry”]
B. Blunden, D. Thomas, M. H. Stenzel
Synthesis of thermo-responsive glycopolymers via Copper Catalysed Azide-Alkyne ‘Click’ Chemistry for Inihibition of Ricin: The Effect of Spacer between Polymer Backbone and Galactose
Polymer Chemistry (2011) 2, 1879–1886
J. Kumar, L. McDowall, G. Chen, M. H. Stenzel
RAFT Polymerization And Thiol Chemistry: A Complementary Pairing For Implementing Modern Macromolecular Design
Macromol. Rapid Commun. (2011) 32, 1123-1143  (invited feature article)
P. J. Roth, C. Boyer, A. B. Lowe, T. P. Davis
Protein Release From Biodegradable PolyHPMA-Lysozyme Conjugates Resulting In Bioactivity Enhancement
Chem - An Asian J. (2011).  6, 1398-1404
L. Tao, G. Chen, L. Zhao, J. Xu, E. Huang, A. Liu, C. P. Marquis, T. P. Davis
Embedding Multiple Site-Specific Functionalities into Polymer Chains via Nitrone-Mediated Radical Coupling (NMRC) Reactions
J. Polym. Sci. – Polym. Chem. (2011) 49, 2118-2126.
E. H. H. Wong, M. H. Stenzel, T. Junkers, C. Barner-Kowollik
Nitrone-Mediated Radical Coupling (NMRC) Reactions: A New Synthetic Tool Exemplified on Dendrimer Synthesis
Chem. Comm. (2011) 47, 5491-5493
E. H. H. Wong, O. Altintas, M. H. Stenzel, C. Barner-Kowollik, T. Junkers
Thiol-yne and thiol-ene “click” chemistry as a tool for a variety of platinum drug delivery carriers, from statistical copolymers to crosslinked micelles
Biomacromolecules (2011), 12, 1738-1751
V. T. Huynh, G. Chen, P. de Souza, M. H.Stenzel
Combining RAFT Radical Polymerization and Click/Highly Efficient Coupling Chemistries: A Powerful Strategy for the Preparation of Novel Materials
Macromol. Rapid Commun. (2011) 32, 779–800 (invited feature article)
M. A. Harvison, A. B. Lowe
Retardation in RAFT Polymerization: Does Cross-Termination Occur with Short Radicals Only?
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 4187–4193
S. R. S. Ting, T. P. Davis, P. B. Zetterlund
Macromolecular Thiolysis of Oxiranes: End-Group Modification of RAFT Prepared Homopolymers
Polymer Chemistry 2011, 2 (6), 1347 - 1354
M. A. Harvison, T. P. Davis, A. B. Lowe
Surface Modification of Polymeric Microspheres using Glycopolymers for Biorecognition
European Polymer Journal (2011) 47 805–815
A. Pfaff, A. H. E. Müller, A. M. Granville
RAFT Polymerization under Microwave Irradiation: Towards Mechanistic Understanding
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 1340–1346
P. B. Zetterlund, S. Perrier
Chain Transfer to Solvent in the Radical Polymerization of N-Isopropylacrylamide
J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011)  49, 1856–1864
Y. Sugihara, P. O’Connor, P. B. Zetterlund, F. Aldabbagh
Electrochemical Impedance Immunosensor Based On Gold Nanoparticles And Aryldiazonium Salts Of Functionalized Gold Interface For The Detection Of Antibody
Biosens. Bioelectron. (2011) 26, 3660-3665
G. Liu, J. Liu, T. P. Davis, J. J. Gooding
The use of RAFT polymerisation for drug delivery systems
Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery (2011) 8(2), 237-269
A. Gregory, M. H. Stenzel
Synthesis And Modification Of Thermoresponsive Poly(Oligoethylene Glycol) Methacrylate Via Catalytic Chain Transfer Polymerization And Thiol-Ene Michael Addition
Polym. Chem. (2011) 2, 815-822
A. H. Soeriyadi, G. Z. Li, S. Slavin, M. W. Jones, C. M. Amos, C. R. Becer, M. R. Whittaker, D. M. Haddleton, C. Boyer, T. P. Davis
The Application of a Photochromic Probe to Monitor the Self-Assembly of Thermosensitive Block Copolymers
Soft Matter (2011) 2011, 7, 2687-2696
F. Ercole, S. Harrisson, T. P. Davis, R. A. Evans
Synthesis of glycopolymers
in “Engineered Carbohydrate-Based Materials for Biomedical Applications” WILEY-VCH 2011
S. Pearson, G. Chen and M. H. Stenzel
Nitroxide-Mediated Stabilizer-Free Inverse Suspension Polymerization of N-Isopropylacrylamide in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011) 49, 1719–1723
P. O’Connor, P. B. Zetterlund, F. Aldabbagh
An optimized RGD decorated micellar drug delivery system for albendazole for the treatment of ovarian cancer: from polymer synthesis to cellular uptake
Macromolecular Bioscience (2011) 11, 219–233
Y. Kim, M. H Pourgholami, D. L. Morris, M. H. Stenzel
An overview of protein–polymer particles
Soft Matter (2011) 7, 1599–1614
C. Boyer, X. Huang, M. R. Whittaker, V. Bulmus, T. P. Davis
Controlled/living radical polymerization in nanoreactors: Compartmentalization effects
Polymer Chemistry (2011) 2, 534–549 – Invited Review
P. B. Zetterlund
Facile Access To Self-Directed Assembled Polymeric-Based Vesicular Nanostructures: Remarkable ω-End-Group Effects In Cholesterol And Pyrene Functional (Co)Polymers
Macromolecules (2011) 44, 299-312
J. Xu, L. Tao, C. Boyer, A. B. Lowe T. P. Davis
Functional, Star Polymeric Molecular Carriers, Built From Biodegradable, Microgel/Nanogel Cores|
Chem. Comm. (2011) 47, 1449-1451
J. A. Syrett, D. M. Haddleton, M. R. Whittaker, T. P. Davis, C. Boyer.
Degradation of Poly(Butyl Methacrylate) Model Compounds Studied via High Resolution Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry (ESI-MS)
J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011)  49,  (4),  848–861
A. H. Soeriyadi, F. Bennet, M. R. Whittaker, P. J. Barker, C. Barner-Kowollik, T. P. Davis
Post-Functionalization Of ATRP Polymers Using Both Thiol/Ene And Thiol/Disulfide Exchange Chemistry
Chem. Comm. (2011) 47 (4), 1318 - 1320
C. Boyer, A. H. Soeriyadi, P. J. Roth, M. R. Whittaker, T. P. Davis
Building Nanostructures Using RAFT Polymerization
J. Polym. Sci.,Part A: Polym. Chem. (2011) 49, 551-595.
C. Boyer, M. H. Stenzel, T. P. Davis
Thin Multilayer Film And Microcapsules Containing DNA Quadruplex
Motifs. Small (2011) 7, 101-111.
F. Cavalieri, S. L. Ng, C. Mazzuca, Z. Jia, V. Bulmus, T. P. Davis, F. Caruso