Mechanism for the stabilization of protein clusters above the solubility curve.

Abstract

Pan, Vekilov and Lubchenko [J. Phys. Chem. B, 2010, 114, 7620] have proposed that dense stable protein clusters appearing in weak protein solutions above the solubility curve are composed of protein oligomers. The hypothesis is that a weak solution of oligomer species is unstable with respect to condensation causing the formation of dense, oligomer-rich… (More)
DOI: 10.1039/c5sm02234g

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