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      Physical constraints on charge transport through bacterial nanowires 

      Polizzi, N. F.; Skourtis, Spiros S.; Beratan, David N. (2012)
      Extracellular appendages of the dissimilatory metal-reducing bacterium Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 were recently shown to sustain currents of 10 10 electrons per second over distances of 0.5 microns [El-Naggar et al., Proc. ...
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      Self-assembly of an aspartate-rich sequence from the adenovirus fiber shaft: Insights from molecular dynamics simulations and experiments 

      Tamamis, Phanourios; Terzaki, K.; Kassinopoulos, Marios; Mastrogiannis, L.; Mossou, E.; Forsyth, V. T.; Mitchell, E. P.; Mitraki, A.; Archontis, Georgios Z. (2014)
      The self-assembly of short peptides into fibrous nanostructures (such as fibrils and tubes) has recently become the subject of intense theoretical and experimental scrutiny, as such assemblies are promising candidates for ...
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      Supramolecular structures in nanocomposite multilayered films 

      Stefanescu, E. A.; Dundigalla, A.; Ferreiro, V.; Loizou, Elena; Porcar, L.; Negulescu, I.; Garno, J.; Schmidt, G. (2006)
      We investigate the multilayered structures of poly(ethylene)oxide/ montmorillonite nanocomposite films made from solution. The shear orientation of a polymer-clay network in solution combined with simultaneous solvent ...