16. Engineered Thermal Annealing Pathway for Programmable 2D Assembly of Genetically Encoded Amphiphiles


15. Non-canonical Lipoproteins with Programmable Assembly and Architecture

Md Shahadat Hossain*, Corina Maller*, Yinghui Dai, Shikha Nangia, Davoud Mozhdehi
Chem. Commun. 2020,  Link

14. Post-translational Modification Mimicry for Programmable Assembly of Protein Polymers

Dieter M. Scheibel*, Md. Shahadat Hossain*, Amy L. Smith, Christopher J. Lynch, and Davoud Mozhdehi
ACS Macro Lett. 2020, 9 (3), 371-376  Link

13. Genetically Encoded Inverse Bolaamphiphiles

Abstract ImageMd Shahadat Hossain, Xin Liu, Timothy I. Maynard, Davoud Mozhdehi
Biomacromolecules, 2020, 21(2), 660-669

12. Self-healing magnetic nanocomposites with robust mechanical properties and high magnetic actuation potential prepared from commodity monomers via graft-from approach

Graphical abstract: Self-healing magnetic nanocomposites with robust mechanical properties and high magnetic actuation potential prepared from commodity monomers via graft-from approach
Hurik Muradyan, Davoud Mozhdehi, and Zhibin Guan
Polym. Chem., 2020, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C9PY01700C

11. Genetically Encoded Cholesterol-Modified Polypeptides

Davoud Mozhdehi, Kelli M. Luginbuhl, Michael Dzuricky, Simone A. Costa, Sinan Xiong, Fred C. Huang, Mae M. Lewis, Stephanie R. Zelenetz, Christian D. Colby, and Ashutosh Chilkoti

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, ASAP DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b10687

10. Active Targeting of Cancer Cells by Nanobody Decorated Polypeptide Micelle with Bioorthogonally Conjugated Drug

Simone A. Costa, Davoud Mozhdehi, Michael J. Dzuricky, Farren J. Isaacs, Eric M. Brustad, and Ashutosh Chilkoti
Nano Lett. 2018, ASAP. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b03837

9. Genetically encoded lipid–polypeptide hybrid biomaterials that exhibit temperature-triggered hierarchical self-assembly

Mozhdehi, D.*; Luginbuhl K. M.*; Simon, J. R.; Dzuricky, M.; Berger, R.; Varol H. S.; Huang F. C.; Buehne, K. L.; Mayne, N. R.; Weitzhandler, I.; Parekh, S. H.; Bonn, M.; Chilkoti, A. Nat. Chem. 2018,10, 496. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0005-z

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8. Design of Sequence-Specific Polymers by Genetic Engineering

Mozhdehi, D.; Luginbuhl, K. M.; Roberts, S., Chilkoti, A. Design of sequence-specific polymers by genetic engineering. In Sequence-controlled Polymers; Lutz J.F., Ed; Wiley VCH, 2017. DOI:

7. Recombinant Synthesis of Hybrid Lipid–Peptide Polymer Fusions that Self‐Assemble and Encapsulate Hydrophobic Drugs

Luginbuhl, K. M.*; Mozhdehi, D.*; Dzuricky, M.; Yousefpour, P.; Huang F. C.; Mayne, N. R.; Buehne, K. L.; Chilkoti A. Recombinant Synthesis of Hybrid Lipid-Peptide Polymer Fusions that Self-assemble and Encapsulate Hydrophobic Drugs. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 13979. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201704625

6. Tuning Dynamic Mechanical Response in Metallopolymer Networks through Simultaneous Control of Structural and Temporal Properties of the Networks

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Davoud Mozhdehi*, James A Neal*, Scott C Grindy, Yves Cordeau, Sergio Ayala, Niels Holten-Andersen, Zhibin Guan. Macromolecules 2016, 49, 17, 6310-6321. Link

5. Control of hierarchical polymer mechanics with bioinspired metal-coordination dynamics

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Scott C. Grindy, Robert Learsch, Davoud Mozhdehi, Jing Cheng, Devin G. Barrett, Zhibin Guan, Phillip B. Messersmith & Niels Holten-Andersen
Nat. Mater. 2015, 14, 1210-1216. Link

4. Enhancing Mechanical Performance of a Covalent Self-Healing Material by Sacrificial Noncovalent Bonds

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James A. Neal, Davoud Mozhdehi, Zhibin Guan
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 14, 4846-4850. Link

3. Self-Healing Multiphase Polymers via Dynamic Metal–Ligand Interactions

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Davoud Mozhdehi, Sergio Ayala, Olivia R. Cromwell, Zhibin Guan
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 46, 16128-16131. Link

2. Design of supramolecular amino acids to template peptide folding

Graphical abstract: Design of supramolecular amino acids to template peptide folding
Davoud Mozhdehi, Zhibin Guan.
Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 9950-9952. Link

1. Maintaining functional islets through encapsulation in an injectable saccharide–peptide hydrogel

Sophia W.Liao, JeffreyRawson, Keiko Omoria, Kohei Ishiyamaa, Davoud Mozhdehi, Alina R.Oancea, Taihei Ito, ZhibinGuan, YokoMullena.
Biomaterials 2013, 34, 16, 3984-3991. Link