Balance of enthalpy and entropy in depletion forces

@article{Sukenik2013BalanceOE,
  title={Balance of enthalpy and entropy in depletion forces},
  author={Shahar Sukenik and Liel Sapir and Daniel Harries},
  journal={Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={18},
  pages={495-501}
}
Abstract Solutes added to solutions often dramatically impact molecular processes ranging from the suspension or precipitation of colloids to biomolecular associations and protein folding. Here we revisit the origins of the effective attractive interactions that emerge between and within macromolecules immersed in solutions containing cosolutes that are preferentially excluded from the macromolecular interfaces. Until recently, these depletion forces were considered to be entropic in nature… 

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