Synthesis and characterization of novel macromolecular architectures, drug delivery via supramolecular chemistry, biocompatible-bioerodible hydrogels and nano-grafts.
I. Gitsov, A, Simonyan and N.G. Vladimirov, “Synthesis of Novel Asymmetric Dendritic-Linear-Dendritic Block Copolymers via “Living” Anionic Polymerization of Ethylene Oxide Initiated by Dendritic Macroinitiators.” J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 45(22), 5136-5148 (2007)
K. Troev, I. Tsatcheva, N. Koseva, R. Georgieva, I. Gitsov, “Immobilization of Aminothiols on Poly(oxyethylene H-phosphonates) and Poly(oxyethylene phosphate)s – an Approach to Polymeric Protective Agents for Radiotherapy of Cancer.” J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 45(7), 1349-1363 (2007)
C. Zhu, C. Hard, C. Lin, I. Gitsov, “Novel Materials for Bioanalytical and Biomedical Applications: Environmental Response and Binding/Release Capabilities of Amphiphilic Hydrogels with Shape-Persistent Dendritic Junctions.” J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 43, 4017-4029 (2005)
I. Gitsov, C. Zhu, “Novel Functionally Grafted Pseudo Semi-Interpenetrating Networks Constructed by Reactive Linear-Dendritic Copolymers.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 11228-11234 (2003)
R. Georgieva, R. Tsevi, K. Kossev, R. Kusheva, M. Balgjiska, R. Petrova, V. Tenchova, I. Gitsov, K. Troev, “Immobilization of Aminothiols on Poly(oxyalkylene phosphates). Formation of Poly(oxyethylene phosphates)/Cysteamine Complexes and their Radioprotective Efficiency.” J. Med. Chem. 45, 5797-5801 (2002)