Molecular effects of encapsulation of glucose oxidase dimer by graphene

  title={Molecular effects of encapsulation of glucose oxidase dimer by graphene},
  author={Umesh Ghoshdastider and Rongliang Wu and Bartosz Trzaskowski and Krzysztof Młynarczyk and Przemysław Miszta and Manickam Gurusaran and Sowmya Viswanathan and Venkatesan Renugopalakrishnan and Sławomir Filipek},
  journal={RSC Advances},
Knowing the nature of the enzyme–graphene interface is critical for a design of graphene-based biosensors. Extensive contacts between graphene and enzyme could be obtained by employing a suitable encapsulation which does not impede its enzymatic reaction. We have performed molecular dynamics simulations to obtain an insight on many forms of contact between glucose oxidase dimer and the single-layer graphene nano-sheets. The unconnected graphene sheets tended to form a flat stack regardless of… Expand
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