The present invention relates to self-assembling membranes. In particular, the present invention provides self-assembling membranes configured for securing and/or delivering bioactive agents. In some embodiments, the self-assembling membranes are used in the treatment of diseases, and related methods (e.g., diagnostic methods, research methods, drug screening).
This invention was made with government support by the Department of Energy (grant DE-FG02-00ER45810), the National Institutes of Health (grants 5-R01-EB003806, 5-R01-DE015920, 5-P50-NS054287), and the National Science Foundation (grant DMR-0605427). The government has certain rights in the invention.