Thermally induced conformational-transition of polydeoxyadenosine in the complex with schizophyllan and the base-length dependence of its stability

M. Mizu, T. Kimura, K. Koumoto, K. Sakurai, S. Shinkai

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A single chain of schizophyllan, one of the β-1,3-glucan family, can form a stoichiometric complex with poly(dA) and the poly(dA)'s conformation and the complex stability strongly depends on the base length.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)429-430
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Mar 7 2001
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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

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