Self-assembly of a peptide rod-coil: A polyproline rod and a cell-penetrating peptide Tat coil

You Rim Yoon, Yong Beom Lim, Eunji Lee, Myongsoo Lee

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Peptide rod-coil molecules, composed of a stiff polyproline rod and a hydrophilic cell-penetrating peptide Tat coil, self-assemble into nanocapsules and mediate efficient intracellular delivery of entrapped hydrophilic molecules.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1892-1894
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Apr 16


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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