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Journal Articles Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science Year : 2024

Viscoelastic systems from glycolipid biosurfactants

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Biosurfactants offer significant advantages over their chemical counterparts due to their environmentally friendly nature. Among them, glycolipids are one of the most studied classes and possess the ability to self-assemble into various structures. The ability of glycolipid bioamphiphiles to impart viscoelasticity and immobilize the solvent underscores their potential use beyond their surface-active properties, posi- tioning them as efficient low-molecular-weight gelators for the development of functional soft materials. Herein, we review the viscoelastic properties of self-assembled glycolipid systems, namely worm-like micelles, fibrillar, and lamellar hydrogels. Next, recent trends in the development of multicomponent systems from the orthogonal self-assembly of glycolipids and biopolymer gels are highlighted.
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hal-04555868 , version 1 (23-04-2024)

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Ghazi Ben Messaoud. Viscoelastic systems from glycolipid biosurfactants. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, 2024, 71, pp.101805. ⟨10.1016/j.cocis.2024.101805⟩. ⟨hal-04555868⟩

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