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An SEM Study Of The Effect of Altering the Reaction pH on Fluoride Catalysed Silica Sol-Gel Templating Of Self-Assembling Peptide Fibrils

  • Jonathan Meegan (a1), Amalia Aggeli (a2), Richard J Ansell (a3), Andy P Brown (a4) and Rik Brydson (a5)...

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The templating of hydrolysed silane species by self-assembling peptide fibrils has been extensively studied at the Centre for Self Organising Molecular Systems based in the University of Leeds . In this paper we present an SEM based study of the pH effects on the peptide fibril templates and the fluoride catalysed templating chemistry and the resulting silica nanotubes.

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An SEM Study Of The Effect of Altering the Reaction pH on Fluoride Catalysed Silica Sol-Gel Templating Of Self-Assembling Peptide Fibrils

  • Jonathan Meegan (a1), Amalia Aggeli (a2), Richard J Ansell (a3), Andy P Brown (a4) and Rik Brydson (a5)...

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