β-Galactosidase-instructed formation of molecular nanofibers and a hydrogel

Fan Zhao, Christopher S. Weitzel, Yuan Gao, Hayley M. Browdy, Junfeng Shi, Hsin-Chieh Lin, Susan T. Lovett, Bing Xu*

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Abstract

Here we report the first example of using β-galactosidase to trigger the formation of cell compatible, supramolecular nanofibers, which ultimately may lead to a new approach for the development of soft nanotechnology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2859-2861
Number of pages3
JournalNanoscale
Volume3
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2011

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