Carbon nanotube based biomimetic membranes: Mimicking protein channels regulated by phosphorylation

Pramod Nednoor, Vasilis G. Gavalas, Nitin Chopra, Bruce J. Hinds, Leonidas G. Bachas

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Abstract

Membranes based on an array of aligned carbon nanotubes were used to mimic biological protein channels by functionalizing the open tips of the nanotubes with a synthetic peptide to obtain a biomimetic system where phosphorylation regulates the flow.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1755-1757
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry
Volume17
Issue number18
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2 2007

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  • Materials Chemistry

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