Self-assembly of bacterial amyloid protein nanomaterials on solid surfaces


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Onur T., Yuca E. , Olmez T. T. , Seker U. O. S.

JOURNAL OF COLLOID AND INTERFACE SCIENCE, vol.520, pp.145-154, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 520
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcis.2018.03.016
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF COLLOID AND INTERFACE SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.145-154
  • Keywords: Bacterial biofilm proteins, Curli, Amyloids, Nanomaterials, QUARTZ-CRYSTAL MICROBALANCE, ESCHERICHIA-COLI, MECHANICAL-PROPERTIES, ENGINEERED CELLS, CORE STRUCTURE, QCM-D, FIBRILS, DISSIPATION, ATTACHMENT, NANOFIBERS

Abstract

Hypothesis: Amyloid-forming biofilm proteins of Escherichia coli, namely CsgA and CsgB, can form self-assembled nanofibers on solid surfaces. These proteins can be programmed to form bio-nanomaterials for functional applications.