Characterisation of aminated poly(ethylene terephthalate) surfaces for biomedical applications

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John Wiley & Sons
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Citation:
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2008, 107 (4), pp. 2394 - 2403
Issue Date:
2008-01
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Aminated poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) surfaces were charcterised for their use as substrates for the attachment of biologically active molecules. Amines of different chain lengths, tetraethylenementamine, triehtylenetetra-amine (TTETA) and diethylenetriamine (DETA), were investogated. X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy was used to show that each amine introduced a comparable amoun tof nitrogen (5 atoms %) to the PET surface.
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