Communication via FRET in Nanonetworks of Mobile Proteins

@article{Kmiecik2016CommunicationVF,
  title={Communication via FRET in Nanonetworks of Mobile Proteins},
  author={Jakub Kmiecik and Pawel Kulakowski and Krzysztof W{\'o}jcik and Andrzej Jajszczyk},
  journal={Proceedings of the 3rd ACM International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communication},
  year={2016}
}
A practical, biologically motivated case of protein complexes (immunoglobulin G and FcRII receptors) moving on the surface of mastcells, that are common parts of an immunological system, is investigated. Proteins are considered as nanomachines creating a nanonetwork. Accurate molecular models of the proteins and the fluorophores which act as their nanoantennas are used to simulate the communication between the nanomachines when they are close to each other. The theory of diffusion-based… 

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