​Peptides as biological semiconductors

by C.A.E. Hauser, S. Zhang


​Peptides as biological semiconductors
C.A.E. Hauser, S. Zhang
Nature, 468 (2010) 516-517



A simple peptide that assembles into desirable nanoscale structures is a striking example of how the whole can be greater than the sum of its parts. What's more, the assembly process is controllably reversible.

DOI: 10.1038/468516a


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