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Dr. Courtney "Cori" Jenkins

Assistant Professor

Office: PSC 347

Ph.D. Biochemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana - 2015

Bachelor of Science Biochemistry, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri - 2010

 Journal Publications

Perez, C.; Kamp, K. ; Jenkins, C. L. “Repurposed Sulfur and Garlic Compounds Combine to Form Adhesive Polysulfides.” In progress.

Westerman, C.; Jenkins, C. L. “Polysulfides Initiate Dynamic Monomer Incorporation Forming Cross-linked Terpolymers.” Macromolecules. 2018. 51, 7233-7238.

Jenkins, C. L.; Wilker, J. J. “Integration of Mussel Mimetic Chemistry into a Biobased Polymer for Creating Degradable Adhesives.” Macromolecules. 2017. 50, 561-568.

Griffin, M. E.; Jensen, E. H.; Mason, D. E.; Jenkins, C. L.; Stone, S.E.; Peters, E. C.; Hsieh-Wilson, L. C. “Comprehensive Mapping of O-GlcNAc Modification Sites Using a Chemically Cleavable Tag.” Molecular BioSystems. 2016. 12, 1756-1759.

Brennan, M. J.; Meredith, H. J.; Jenkins, C. L. Wilker, J. J; Liu, J. C. “Cytocompatibility studies of a biomimetic copolymer with simplified structure and high-strength adhesion.” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A. 2016. 104(4) 983-990.

Jenkins, C. L.; Meredith, H. J.; Wilker, J. J. “Adhesives Inspired by Marine Mussels.” In Nuno Neves and Rui Reis (Eds). Biomaterials from Nature for Advanced Devices and Therapies. Jon Wiley and Sons Inc. 2014.

Meredith, H. J.; Jenkins, C. L.; Wilker, J. J. “Enhancing the Adhesion of a Biomimetic Polymer Yields Performance Rivaling Commercial Glue." Advanced Functional Materials. 2014. 24(21) 3259-3267.

Jenkins, C. L.; Meredith, H. J.; Wilker, J. J. “Molecular Weight Effects upon the Adhesive Bonding of a Mussel Mimetic Polymer.” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 2013. 5(11) 5091-5096.

Leng, C.; Liu, Y.; Jenkins, C. L. Meredith, H. J.; Wilker, J. J.; Chen, Z. “Interfacial Structure of a DOPA-Inspired Adhesive Polymer Studied by Sum Frequency Generation Vibrational Spectroscopy.” Langmuir. 2013. 29(22) 6659-6664.

Neto, A. I.; Meredith, H. J.; Jenkins, C. L.; Wilker, J. J; Mano, J. F. “Combining biomimetic principles from the lotus leaf and mussel adhesive: polystyrene films with superhydrophobic and adhesive layers.” RSC Advances. 2013. 3, 9352-9356.

Arechederra, M. N.; Jenkins, C. L.; Rincón, R. A.; Artyushkova, K.; Atanassov, P.; Minteer, S. D. “Chemical Polymerization and Electrochemical Characterization of Thiazines for NADH electrocatalysis Applications.” Electrochimica Acta. 2010. 55(22) 6659-6664.

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