Amphiphilic linear-branched copolymers and their fluorinated dendritic analogs

Dong Yu*, Jean M J Frechet

*Corresponding author for this work

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Copolymers of poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) and analogs of second generation dendrimer were synthesized and characterized. Normal polyether dendrimers can be replaced by other branched structures with similar physical properties. Incorporation of fluorinated chains enhance the hydrophobicity of the dendrimer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)633-634
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Polymers and Plastics


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