Comment on 'Diffusional spinning as a probe of DNA fragments conformation' [J. Chem. Phys. 104,

Schurr, J. Michael; Fujimoto, Bryant S.
January 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;1/8/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p815
Academic Journal
Comments on the article by Collini, Chirico and Baldini on the simulation of equilibrium ensembles of discrete wormlike chains with various persistence lengths. Exhibition of dynamic bends within a single-free energy basin by a real DNA; Partial local phase locking to the spinning motion of the permanent bends; Spiral ridges exhibited by a straight DNA.


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