Chemical Reactions Directed Peptide Self-Assembly
AbstractFabrication of self-assembled nanostructures is one of the important aspects in nanoscience and nanotechnology. The study of self-assembled soft materials remains an area of interest due to their potential applications in biomedicine. The versatile properties of soft materials can be tuned using a bottom up approach of small molecules. Peptide based self-assembly has significant impact in biology because of its unique features such as biocompatibility, straight peptide chain and the presence of different side chain functionality. These unique features explore peptides in various self-assembly process. In this review, we briefly introduce chemical reaction-mediated peptide self-assembly. Herein, we have emphasised enzymes, native chemical ligation and photochemical reactions in the exploration of peptide self-assembly. View Full-Text
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Rasale, D.B.; Das, A.K. Chemical Reactions Directed Peptide Self-Assembly. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2015, 16, 10797-10820.
Rasale DB, Das AK. Chemical Reactions Directed Peptide Self-Assembly. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2015; 16(5):10797-10820.Chicago/Turabian Style
Rasale, Dnyaneshwar B.; Das, Apurba K. 2015. "Chemical Reactions Directed Peptide Self-Assembly." Int. J. Mol. Sci. 16, no. 5: 10797-10820.