Supramolecular aptamer-thrombin linear and branched nanostructures

Yossi Weizmann, Adam B. Braunschweig, Ofer I. Wilner, Zoya Cheglakov, Itamar Willner

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α and β conjugated bis-aptamers against thrombin act as bidentate "glue" for the self-assembly of thrombin nanowires; mixing the bidentate aptamer with a tripodal tridentate α aptamer construct yields branched thrombin nanowire structures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4888-4890
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number40
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry (all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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