Bioinspired chemistry rewiring nanostructures

Rein V. Ulijn, Pier-Francesco Caponi

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Abstract

The cell's dynamic skeleton, a tightly regulated network of protein fibres, continues to provide inspiration for the design of synthetic nanostructures. Genetic engineering has now been used to encode non-biological functionality within these structures.
LanguageEnglish
Pages521-523
Number of pages3
JournalNature Chemistry
Volume2
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2010

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Genetic engineering
Nanostructures
Proteins
Fibers

Keywords

  • bioinspired chemistry
  • nanostructures
  • rewiring

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Ulijn, Rein V. ; Caponi, Pier-Francesco. / Bioinspired chemistry rewiring nanostructures. In: Nature Chemistry. 2010 ; Vol. 2, No. 7. pp. 521-523.
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In: Nature Chemistry, Vol. 2, No. 7, 07.2010, p. 521-523.

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