TITLE

Electrical transport through individual DNA molecules

AUTHOR(S)
Li, Xin-Qi; Yan, YiJing
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/1/2001, Vol. 79 Issue 14, p2190
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A theoretical model is presented to describe electrical transport through individual DNA molecules. By contacting the proposed model with the experimentally measured data, a variety of valuable quantities are identified. The partially decoherent nature on the guanine–cytosine (GC) pairs of DNA is also elaborated in contrast to the completely incoherent hopping mechanism discussed in the context of charge transfer experiments. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
5227954

 

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