Natural electroactive hydrogel from soy protein isolation.

@article{Tian2010NaturalEH,
  title={Natural electroactive hydrogel from soy protein isolation.},
  author={Kun Tian and Zhengzhong Shao and Xin Chen},
  journal={Biomacromolecules},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 12},
  pages={3638-43}
}
A natural electroactive protein hydrogel was prepared from soy protein isolate (SPI) solution by cross-linking with epichlorohydrin. Under electrical stimulus, such SPI hydrogel quickly bends toward one electrode, showing a good electroactivity. Because of its amphoteric nature, the SPI hydrogel bends either toward the anode (pH < 6) or cathode (pH > 6), depending on the pH of the electrolyte solution. Other factors, such as electric field strength, ionic strength and gel thickness also… CONTINUE READING

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