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==Introduction==
 
==Introduction==
 
==Experimental Design==
 
  
 
==The Model==
 
==The Model==
  
 
==A Short-Chain RNA Model==
 
==A Short-Chain RNA Model==
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==“Polymer Chain” Models==
  
 
==Conclusion==
 
==Conclusion==

Revision as of 16:16, 29 November 2011

Entry by Emily Redston, AP 225, Fall 2011

Work in progress

Reference

Folding of Electrostatically Charged Beads-on-a-String: An Experimental Realization of a Theoretical Model by Reches, M., Snyder, P.W., and Whitesides, G.M., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2009, 106, 17644-17649.

Keywords

"beads-on-a-string" model, electrostatic interactions, polymers, polymer folding, persistence length, triboelectricity, self-assembly

Introduction

The Model

A Short-Chain RNA Model

“Polymer Chain” Models

Conclusion