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On-resin dimerization incorporates a diverse array of pi-conjugated functionality within aqueous self-assembling peptide backbones.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20431818     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a convenient method to incorporate pi-electron units into peptides that assemble into amyloid-like supramolecular polymers, discussing the scope of the process and preliminary characterization of the resulting nanomaterials. Self-assembly manipulates these "electronic peptides" into delocalized sub-10 nm 1-D nanostructures under completely aqueous conditions.
Geeta S Vadehra; Brian D Wall; Stephen R Diegelmann; John D Tovar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.     Date:  2010-04-29
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1364-548X     ISO Abbreviation:  Chem. Commun. (Camb.)     Publication Date:  2010 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-26     Completed Date:  2010-08-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9610838     Medline TA:  Chem Commun (Camb)     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3947-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St. (NCB 316), Baltimore, MD 21218, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
Immobilized Proteins / chemistry
Nanostructures / chemistry
Peptides / chemistry*
Protein Structure, Secondary
Water / chemistry
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Immobilized Proteins; 0/Peptides; 7732-18-5/Water

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