Journal article

Microfluidic Examination of the "Hard" Biomolecular Corona Formed on Engineered Particles in Different Biological Milieu

Alessia CG Weiss, Kristian Kempe, Stephan Foerster, Frank Caruso

BIOMACROMOLECULES | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology


Awarded by ARC under the Australian Laureate Fellowship


Awarded by European Research Council (ERC)-Advanced Grant STREAM


Awarded by NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was conducted and funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology (Project No. CE140100036). This work was also supported by the ARC under the Australian Laureate Fellowship (F.C., FL120100030) and the European Research Council (ERC)-Advanced Grant STREAM (Project 291211). A.C.G.W. acknowledges funding from The University of Melbourne through Melbourne International Research Scholarships and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) through its Thematic network Bayreuth-Melbourne Colloid/Polymer Network sponsored from funds of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). K.K. gratefully acknowledges the award of an NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship (APP1109945). We acknowledge M. Schlenk for device fabrication and assistance with equipment, K. Kruger for data analysis and useful discussions, Dr. M. Hund for assistance with AFM imaging, and Dr. M. Fuszard for mass spectrometry measurements. We also thank staff at the Electron Microscopy Keylab facility of the University of Bayreuth, the Melbourne Advanced Microscopy Facility (MAMF), and the Melbourne Magnetic Resonance Facility (MMRF) for experimental support.