DNP NMR spectroscopy reveals new structures, residues and interactions in wild spider silks.

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Summary of "DNP NMR spectroscopy reveals new structures, residues and interactions in wild spider silks."

DNP solid state NMR spectroscopy allows non-targeted analysis of wild spider silk in unprecedented detail at natural abundance, revealing hitherto unreported features across several species. A >50-fold signal enhancement for each silk, enables the detection of novel H-bonding networks and arginine conformations, and the post-translational modified amino acid, hydroxyproline.


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Name: Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)
ISSN: 1364-548X


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