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A Peptide Amphiphile Organogelator of Polar Organic Solvents

Rouse, Charlotte; Martin, Adam D.; Easton, Chris; Thordarson, Pall

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A peptide amphiphile is reported, that gelates a range of polar organic solvents including acetonitrile/water, N,N-dimethylformamide and acetone, in a process dictated by β-sheet interactions and facilitated by the presence of an alkyl chain. Similarities with previously reported peptide amphiphile hydrogelators indicate analogous underlying mechanisms of gelation and structure-property relationships, suggesting that peptide amphiphile organogel design may be predictably based on hydrogel...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/231157
Source: Scientific Reports
DOI: 10.1038/srep43668
Access Rights: Open Access

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