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Dynamics of an inchworm nano-walker
Ciudad Álvarez, Aleix; Sancho, Jose Maria; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Física Aplicada; Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. NOLIN - Física No-Lineal i Sistemes Fora de l'Equilibri
An inchworm processive mechanism is proposed to explain the motion of dimeric molecular motors such as kinesin.We present here preliminary results for this mechanism focusing on observables like mean velocity, coupling ratio and efficiency versus ATP concentration and the external load F.
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Àrees temàtiques de la UPC::Física::Física molecular
Statistical mechanics
Condensed matter
Biophysics
Molecular motor
Inchworm mechanism
Biomolècules
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Elsevier Science
         

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