Synthetic biology: Six pack and stack

Cheulhee Jung, Andrew D. Ellington

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A pair of artificial DNA bases have now been shown to adopt an edge-to-edge geometry in DNA which is similar that found in WatsonCrick base pairing. Aptamers containing these bases have also been shown to bind more strongly to a target than those developed using only the four naturally occurring bases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)617-619
Number of pages3
JournalNature Chemistry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Jul 23
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)


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