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Versatile bio-ink for covalent immobilization of chimeric avidin on sol-gel substrates

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Yksityiskohdat

AlkuperäiskieliEnglanti
Sivut409-414
Sivumäärä6
JulkaisuColloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces
Vuosikerta87
Numero2
DOI - pysyväislinkit
TilaJulkaistu - 15 lokakuuta 2011
OKM-julkaisutyyppiA1 Alkuperäisartikkeli

Tiivistelmä

A bio-ink for covalent deposition of thermostable, high affinity biotin-binding chimeric avidin onto sol-gel substrates was developed. The bio-ink was prepared from heterobifunctional crosslinker 6-maleimidohexanoic acid N-hydroxysuccinimide which was first reacted either with 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane or 3-aminopropyldimethylethoxysilane to form silane linkers 6-maleimide- N-(3-(triethoxysilyl)propyl)hexanamide or -(ethoxydimethylsilyl)propyl)-hexanamide. C-terminal cysteine genetically engineered to chimeric avidin was reacted with the maleimide group of silane linker in methanol/PBS solution to form a suspension, which was printed on sol-gel modified PMMA film. Different concentrations of chimeric avidin and ratios between silane linkers were tested to find the best properties for the bio-ink to enable gravure or inkjet printing. Bio-ink prepared from 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane was found to provide the highest amount of active immobilized chimeric avidin. The developed bio-ink was shown to be valuable for automated fabrication of avidin-functionalized polymer films.