Focus Review Collection 2013–2015 from Polymer Journal


Biopolymers, Bio-related Polymer Materials

Macromolecular templates for the development of organic/inorganic hybrid materials FREE

Tatsuya Nishimura

Polymer Journal (2015) 47 235-243; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.107

Hemocompatibility of zwitterionic interfaces and membranes FREE

Mei-Chan Sin, Sheng-Han Chen and Yung Chang

Polymer Journal (2015) 46 436-443; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.46

Recombinant elastomeric protein biopolymers: progress and prospects FREE

Monica S Tjin, Pearlie Low and Eileen Fong

Polymer Journal (2015) 46 444-451; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.65

Surface engineering of nanoparticles for therapeutic applications FREE

Kenya Kobayashi, Jinjian Wei, Ryo Iida, Kuniharu Ijiro and Kenichi Niikura

Polymer Journal (2015) 46 460-468; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.40

Development of functional polyplex micelles for systemic gene therapy FREE

Kensuke Osada

Polymer Journal (2015) 46 469-475; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.49


Functional Polymers

Photomechanical energy conversion based on cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers FREE

Jun-ichi Mamiya

Polymer Journal 45: 239-246; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.140


Polymer Structures

Small angle X-ray scattering studies of nanocellular and nanoporous structures  FREE

Hideaki Yokoyama

Polymer Journal 45: 3-9; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.205


Polymer Synthesis and Reactions

Reorganization of polymer structures based on dynamic covalent chemistry: polymer reactions by dynamic covalent exchanges of alkoxyamine units FREE

Hideyuki Otsuka

Polymer Journal 45: 879-891 doi:10.1038/pj201317


Self-assembled Materials

Development of low-molecular-weight gelators and polymer-based gelators FREE

Kenji Hanabusa and Masahiro Suzuki

Polymer Journal 46: 776-782; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.64

Development of polyion complex vesicles (PICsomes) from block copolymers for biomedical applications FREE

Akihiro Kishimura

Polymer Journal 45: 892-897; doi:10.1038/pj.2013.33


Supramolecular Polymers

Synthesis of topologically crosslinked polymers with rotaxane-crosslinking point FREE

Yasuhito Koyama

Polymer Journal 46: 315-322; doi:10.1038/pj.2014.9

Synthesis of cyclic polymers and topology effects on their diffusion and thermal properties  FREE

Takuya Yamamoto

Polymer Journal 45: 711-717; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.213