Publications

  1. Kurtulus, I.;   Yilmaz, G.; Ucuncu, M.; Emrullahoglu, M.; Becer, R.; Bulmus, V.*, A new proton sponge polymer synthesized by RAFT polymerization for intracellular delivery of biotherapeutics, Polymer Chemistry, 5, 1593-1604, 2014, DOI: 10.1039/C3PY01244A.(BACK COVER PAGE ARTICLE)
  2. Topuzogullari, M.; Bulmus, V.; Dalgakiran, E.; Dincer, S., pH- and temperature-responsive amphiphilic diblock copolymers of 4-vinylpyridine and oligoethyleneglycol methacrylate synthesized by RAFT polymerization, Polymer, 55 (2), 525–534, 2014.
  3. Sevimli, S.; Sagnella, S.; Kavallaris, M.; Bulmus, V.* and Davis, T.P., Assessment of Cholesterol-Derived Ionic Copolymers as Potential Vectors for Gene Delivery, Biomacromolecules, 14 (11), pp 4135–4149, 2013, DOI: 10.1021/bm4013088
  4. Huang, X; Sevimli SI; Bulmus V.*, pH-Labile Sheddable Block Copolymers by RAFT Polymerization: Synthesis and Potential Use As siRNA Conjugates,European PolymerJournal 49 (10), 2895-2905, 2013.
  5. Yap R, Jefferson B, Whittaker M, Bulmus V, Peirson W, Newcombe G, Henderson R, Sticky” bubbles in dissolved air flotation for more robust algae separation.AWA Water, 40 (3): 86-91, 2013.
  6. Liu, JQ; Li, RC; Sand, GJ; Bulmus, V; Davis, TP; Maynard, HD, Keto-Functionalized Polymer Scaffolds as Versatile Precursors to Polymer Side-Chain Conjugates, Macromolecules 46 (1), 8-14, 2013.
  7. Sevimli, S.; Inci, F.; Zareie, H.; Bulmus, V.*, Well-Defined Cholesterol Polymers with pH-Controlled Membrane Switching Activity, Biomacromolecules, 13 (10), 3064-3075, 2012.
  1. Sevimli, S; Sagnella, S; Kavallaris, M; Bulmus, V; Davis, TP, Synthesis, self-assembly and stimuli responsive properties of cholesterol  conjugated polymers,Polymer Chemistry, 3 (8), 2057-2069, 2012.
  2. Wiogo, HTR;       Lim, M; Bulmus, V; Gutierrez, L; Woodward, RC; Amal, R, Insight into Serum Protein Interactions with Functionalized Magnetic Nanoparticles        in Biological Media, Langmuir, 28, 9, 4346-4356, 2012.
  3. Liu JQ, Liu HY, Bulmus V.*, Tao L, Boyer C, Davis TP, A Simple Methodology for the Synthesis of Heterotelechelic Protein-Polymer-Biomolecule Conjugates,Journal of Polymer Science Part A-Polymer Chemistry , 48 (6), 1399-1405, 2010.
  4. Boyer C., Whittaker M.R., Bulmus V., Liu, J. and Davis, T.P., The design and utility of polymer-stabilized iron-oxide nanoparticles for nanomedicine applications, NPG Asia Materials, 2(1), 23–30, 2010.
  5. Pissuwan, D.,  Boyer, C., Gunasekaran, K., Davis, T.P. and Bulmus, V*,  In vitro cytotoxicity of RAFT polymers, Biomacromolecules, 11 (2),  412-420, 2010.
  6. Boyer, C., Priyanto, P., Davis, TP., Pissuwan, D., Bulmus, V., Kavallaris, M., Teoh, WY., Amal, R., Carroll, M., Woodward, R., St Pierre, T., Anti-fouling magnetic nanoparticles for siRNA delivery, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 20 (2), 255-265, 2010.
  7. Jia, Z, Liu, J., Boyer, C.,  Davis, T.P., Bulmus, V.*, Functional Disulfide-Stabilized Polymer-Protein Particles, Biomacromolecules, 10 (12), 3253-3258, 2009.
  8. Chong, SF., Chandrawati, R., Stadler, B., Park, J., Cho, JH., Wang, YJ., Jia, ZF., Bulmus, V., Davis, TP., Zelikin, AN., Caruso, F., Stabilization of Polymer-Hydrogel Capsules via Thiol–Disulfide Exchange, Small, 5 (22), 2601-2610, 2009.
  9. Jia, ZF., Liu, JQ., Davis, TP., Bulmus, V*., RAFT polymerization and thiol-ene modification of 2-vinyloxyethyl methacrylate: Towards functional branched polymers, Polymer, 50 (25), 5928-5932, 2009.
  10. Boyer, C., Bulmus, V., Davis, T.P., Ladmiral, V., Liu, J., Perrier, S., Bioapplications of RAFT polymers, Chemical Reviews, 109 (11), 5402-5436, 2009.
  11. Valade, D., Boyer, C., Davis, T.P, Bulmus, V.*, Synthesis Of siRNA Polyplexes Adopting A Combination Of  RAFT Polymerization And Thiol-Ene ChemistryAustralian Journal of Chemistry, 62 (10), 1344-1350, 2009.
  12. Xu, J., Lei, T., Liu, J., Bulmus, V.*, Davis, T.P Synthesis of Functionalized and Biodegradable Hyperbranched Polymers from Novel AB2 Macromonomers Prepared by RAFT Polymerization, Macromolecules, 42 (18), 6893-6901, 2009.
  13. Xu, J., Boyer, C., Bulmus, V.*, Davis, T.P Synthesis of Dendritic Carbohydrate End-Functional Polymers via RAFT: Versatile Multi-Functional Precursors for Bioconjugations, Journal of Polymer Science Part A:Polymer Chemistry, 47 (17), 4302-4313, 2009.
  14. Boyer, C., Granville A., Davis, T.P., Bulmus, V.*,  Modification of RAFT-Polymers via Thiol-Ene Reactions: A General Route to Functional Polymers and New Architectures, Journal of Polymer Science Part A:Polymer Chemistry, 47 (15), 3773-3794, 2009.
  15. Boyer, C.; Liu, J.; Bulmus, V*.; Davis, T. P., RAFT Polymer End-Group Modification And Chain coupling/Conjugation Via Disulfide Bonds, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 62 (8), 830-847, 2009.
  16. Boyer, C., Bulmus, V.*, Davis, T.P., Atom-Efficient Usage of Thiocarbonates for Direct Biofunctionalization of Polymers, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 30, 493-497, 2009.
  17. Liu, J., Liu, H., Boyer C., Bulmus V.* Davis, T.P., Approach to Peptide Decorated Micelles via RAFT Polymerization, Journal of Polymer Science Part A:Polymer Chemistry,47, 3, 899-912,  2009.
  18. Boyer, C., Bulmus, V.*, Priyanto, P., Teoh, W.Y., Amal, R.,  Davis, T.P.,  The Stabilization and Bio-functionalization of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles using Heterotelechelic Polymers, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 19, 111 – 123, 2009.
  19. Liu, J., Liu H., Jia, Z., Bulmus, V. and Davis, T.P.,  An approach to biodegradable star polymeric architectures using disulfide coupling, Chemical Communications, 48, 6582-6584, 2008.
  20. Jia, Z., Wong, L-J., Davis, T.P., Bulmus V.*, One-Pot Conversion of HPMA Copolymers to Acid- and Reductant-Sensitive Crosslinked Micelles via RAFT Polymerization, Biomacromolecules, 9 (11), 3106-3113, 2008.
  21. Boyer, C., Liu, J., Wong, L-J., Tippett, M., Bulmus V.*, Davis T.P., The Stability and Utility of Pyridyldisulfide During RAFT and Conventional Radical Polymerizations, Journal of Polymer Science Part A:Polymer Chemistry, 46, 7207-7224, 2008.
  22. Boyer, C., Liu, J., Bulmus V.*, Davis T.P., Barner-Kowollik C. Stenzel, M.H., Direct Synthesis of Well-Defined Heterotelechelic Polymers for Bioconjugations,Macromolecules, 41(15), 5641-5650, 2008.
  23. Heredia, K. L., Nguyen, T. H., Chang, C-W., Bulmus, V.*, Davis, T. P., and Maynard H.D., Reversible siRNA-Polymer Conjugates by RAFT Polymerization,Chemical Communications, 28, 3245-3247, 2008. (COVER PAGE ARTICLE AND HOT ARTICLE)
  24. Wong, L., Boyer, C., Jia, Z., Zareie, M.H., Davis, T.P., Bulmus, V.*, Synthesis of Versatile Thiol-Reactive Polymer Scaffolds via RAFT Polymerization,Biomacromolecules, 9 (7), 1934-1944, 2008.
  25. Chan, Y., Wong, T., Byrne, F., Kavallaris, M., Bulmus, V.*, Acid-Labile Core Cross-linked Micelles for pH-Triggered Release of Antitumor Drugs,Biomacromolecules, 9 (7), 1826-1836, 2008.
  26. Zareie, H.M., Boyer, C., Bulmus, V.*, Nateghi, E., Davis, T.P., Temperature-responsive self-assembled monolayers of oligo(ethylene glycol): Control of biomolecular recognition, ACS Nano, 2 (4), 757-765 2008.
  27. Johns, R., El-Sayed, M., Bulmus V., Cuschieri J., Maier R., Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., Mechanistic analysis of macrophage response to IRAK-1 gene knockdown by a smart polymer-antisense oligonucleotide therapeutic, Journal of Biomaterials Science Polymer Edition, 19 (10), 1333-1346, 2008.
  28. Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., El-Sayed, M.E.H., Murthy N., Bulmus V., Lackey C., Cheung C., Design of “Smart” Nano-Scale Delivery Systems for Biomolecular Therapuetics, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 3 (3), 213-217, 2007.
  29. Boyer, C., Bulmus V.*, Liu, J., Davis T.P., Stenzel, M.H., Barner-Kowollik C., Well-Defined Protein-Polymer Conjugates via RAFT Polymerization, Journal of The American Chemical Society, 129, 7145-7154, 2007.
  30. Bulmus V.*, Chan Y., Nguyen Q., Tran H.,  Development of Degradable P(HEMA) Microgels: Use of Acid-Cleavable Crosslinkers, Macromolecular Bioscience, 7, 446-455, 2007. (COVER PAGE ARTICLE)
  31. Liu J., Bulmus V.*, Herlambang D., Barner-Kowollik C., Stenzel M.H., Davis T.P., In-Situ Formation of Protein-Polymer Conjugates via Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer Polymerization, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 46, 3099-3103, 2007.
  32. Liu J., Bulmus V.*, Barner-Kowollik C., Stenzel M.H., Davis T.P., Direct Synthesis of Pyridyldisulfide Functionalized Polymers by RAFT Polymerization,Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 28,305-314, 2007. (COVER PAGE ARTICLE)
  33. Chan Y. Bulmus V.*, Zareie MH., Byrne F., Barner L. Kavallaris M., Acid-cleavable Core-Shell Particles for Delivery of Hydrophobic Drugs, Journal of Controlled Release, 115, 197-207, 2006.
  34. Bulmus V*., Biomembrane active molecular switches as tools for intracellular drug delivery, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 58 (6), 411-422, 2005. (INVITED REVIEW)
  35. Stayton P.S., Hoffman A.S., El-Sayed M., Kulkarni S., Shimoboji T., Murthy N., Bulmus V., Lackey C., Intelligent biohybrid materials for therapeutic and imaging agent delivery, Proceedings of The IEEE 93(4), 726-736, April 2005.
  36. Stayton P.S., El-Sayed M.E.H., Murthy N, Bulmus V., Lackey C., Cheung C., Hoffman A.S., Smart delivery systems for biomolecular therapeutics,Orthodontics and  Craniofacial Research 8, 219-225, 2005.
  37. Cuschieri J., Bulmus V., Gourlay D., Garcia I., Stayton P., Maier R.V., Modulation of macrophage responsiveness to LPS by IRAK-1 manipulation, Shock, 21 (2), 182-188, 2004.
  38. Bulmus V., Woodward M., Lin L., Murthy N., Stayton P., Hoffman A.S., A new pH-responsive and glutathione-reactive, endosomal membrane-disruptive polymeric carrier for intracellular delivery of biomolecular drugs, Journal of Controlled Release, 93 (2), 105-120, 2003.
  39. Bulmus V., Patir S., Tuncel S., Piskin E., Conjugates of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) with alanine mono-, di- and tri-peptides, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88 (8), 2012-2019, 2003.
  40. Kocum C., Bulmus V., Piskin E., Imaging of poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide-co-acrylic acid) amino acid conjugates with scanning tunnelling microscopy, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, 17 (4), 239-250, 2002.
  41. Bulmus V., Patir S., Tuncel S., Piskin E., Stimuli responsive properties of conjugates of N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid oligomers with alanine, glycine and serine mono-, di-, tri-peptides, Journal of Controlled Release, 76 (3), 265-274, 2001.
  42. Pekcan, Ö., Arda, E., Bulmus, V., Piskin, E., Photon transmission method for studying film formation from polystyrene latexes with different molecular weights,Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol. 77, 866-874, 2000.
  43. Zareie, H., Bulmus, V., Gunning, P., Morris, V.J., Hoffman, A.S., Piskin, E., Investigation of a stimuli responsive copolymer by atomic force microscopy,Polymer, Vol. 41, 6723-6727, 2000.
  44. Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., Bulmus V. et al., Really smart bioconjugates of smart polymers and receptor proteins, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 52 (4), 577-586, 2000.
  45. Bulmus, V., Ding, Z., Long, C.L., Stayton, S.S., Hoffman, A.S., A site-spesific polymer-streptavidin bioconjugate for pH-controlled binding and triggered release of biotin, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 11 (1); 78-83, 2000.
  46. Stayton, P.S., Nelson, K.E., McDevitt, T., Bulmus, V., Shimboji, T., Ding, Z., Hoffman, A.S., Smart and biofunctional streptavidin, Biomolecular Engineering, 16, 93-99, 1999.
  47. Ding Z.L., Long C.J., Hayashi Y., Bulmus E.V., Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., Temperature Control of biotin binding and release with a streptavidin-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) site-spesific conjugate, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 10 (3), 395-400, 1999.
  48. Ayhan H., Bulmus V., Piskin E., Protein A immobilized poly(methylmethacrylate-co-hydroxyethylmethacrylate) microbeads for IgG adsorption, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers 14 (6), 490-503, 1999.
  49. Arda, E., Bulmus, V., Piskin, E., Pekcan, Ö., Molecular weight effect on latex film formation from polystyrene particles: A photon transmission study, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 213;160-168, 1999.
  50. Zareie, H., Gunning, A.P., Ozer, F., Bulmus, E.V., Kirby, A.R., Rad, A.Y., Piskin, A.K., Morris, V.J., Piskin, E., Investigation of biological and polymeric materials using atomic force microscopy, Biomedical Science and Technology, Plenum Press, New York, 123-128, 1998.
  51. Bulmus V., Kesenci, K., Piskin, E., Poly(EGDMA/HEMA) copolymer microbeads: a novel carrier for enzyme immobilization, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 38;1-9, 1998.
  52. Bulmus E.V., Ayhan H., Piskin E., Modified PMMA monosize microbeads for glucose oxidase immobilization, The Chemical Engineering Journal, 65; 71-76, 1997.
  53. Bulmus, V., Tuncel, A., Piskin, E., Production of Polymethylmethacrylate Particles by Dispersion Polymerization in Aqueous Media with Ceric Ammonium Nitrate, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 60:697-704, 1996.
  54. Piskin, E., Ayhan, H., Bulmus, E.V., Rad, A.Y., Falkenhagen, D., Weber, C., Protein A carrying monosize PMMA microbeads for the removal of HIgG from human plasma, International Journal of Artificial Organs, 19: 311-317,
  55. Bulmus V., Woodward M., Lin L., Murthy N., Stayton P., Hoffman A.S., A new pH-responsive and glutathione-reactive, endosomal membrane-disruptive polymeric carrier for intracellular delivery of biomolecular drugs, Journal of Controlled Release, 93 (2), 105-120, 2003.
  56. Bulmus V., Patir S., Tuncel S., Piskin E., Conjugates of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) with alanine mono-, di- and tri-peptides, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 88 (8), 2012-2019, 2003.
  57. Kocum C., Bulmus V., Piskin E., Imaging of poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide-co-acrylic acid) amino acid conjugates with scanning tunnelling microscopy, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, 17 (4), 239-250, 2002.
  58. Bulmus V., Patir S., Tuncel S., Piskin E., Stimuli responsive properties of conjugates of N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid oligomers with alanine, glycine and serine mono-, di-, tri-peptides, Journal of Controlled Release, 76 (3), 265-274, 2001.
  59. Pekcan, Ö., Arda, E., Bulmus, V., Piskin, E., Photon transmission method for studying film formation from polystyrene latexes with different molecular weights,Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol. 77, 866-874, 2000.
  60. Zareie, H., Bulmus, V., Gunning, P., Morris, V.J., Hoffman, A.S., Piskin, E., Investigation of a stimuli responsive copolymer by atomic force microscopy,Polymer, Vol. 41, 6723-6727, 2000.
  61. Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., Bulmus V. et al., Really smart bioconjugates of smart polymers and receptor proteins, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 52 (4), 577-586, 2000.
  62. Bulmus, V., Ding, Z., Long, C.L., Stayton, S.S., Hoffman, A.S., A site-spesific polymer-streptavidin bioconjugate for pH-controlled binding and triggered release of biotin, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 11 (1); 78-83, 2000.
  63. Stayton, P.S., Nelson, K.E., McDevitt, T., Bulmus, V., Shimboji, T., Ding, Z., Hoffman, A.S., Smart and biofunctional streptavidin, Biomolecular Engineering, 16, 93-99, 1999.
  64. Ding Z.L., Long C.J., Hayashi Y., Bulmus E.V., Hoffman A.S., Stayton P.S., Temperature Control of biotin binding and release with a streptavidin-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) site-spesific conjugate, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 10 (3), 395-400, 1999.
  65. Ayhan H., Bulmus V., Piskin E., Protein A immobilized poly(methylmethacrylate-co-hydroxyethylmethacrylate) microbeads for IgG adsorption, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers 14 (6), 490-503, 1999.
  66. Arda, E., Bulmus, V., Piskin, E., Pekcan, Ö., Molecular weight effect on latex film formation from polystyrene particles: A photon transmission study, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 213;160-168, 1999.
  67. Zareie, H., Gunning, A.P., Ozer, F., Bulmus, E.V., Kirby, A.R., Rad, A.Y., Piskin, A.K., Morris, V.J., Piskin, E., Investigation of biological and polymeric materials using atomic force microscopy, Biomedical Science and Technology, Plenum Press, New York, 123-128, 1998.
  68. Bulmus V., Kesenci, K., Piskin, E., Poly(EGDMA/HEMA) copolymer microbeads: a novel carrier for enzyme immobilization, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 38;1-9, 1998.
  69. Bulmus E.V., Ayhan H., Piskin E., Modified PMMA monosize microbeads for glucose oxidase immobilization, The Chemical Engineering Journal, 65; 71-76, 1997.
  70. Bulmus, V., Tuncel, A., Piskin, E., Production of Polymethylmethacrylate Particles by Dispersion Polymerization in Aqueous Media with Ceric Ammonium Nitrate, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 60:697-704, 1996.
  71. Piskin, E., Ayhan, H., Bulmus, E.V., Rad, A.Y., Falkenhagen, D., Weber, C., Protein A carrying monosize PMMA microbeads for the removal of HIgG from human plasma, International Journal of Artificial Organs, 19: 311-317, 1996