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'''<font align="center" font color=#ffffff font size=8>______ </font>''''''<font align="center" font color=#000000 font size=8>Force Spectroscopy</font>'''
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'''<font color=#000000 font size=3>Picking up and unfolding a single protein</font>'''
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'''<font color=#FFFFFF font size=3>Assembly</font>'''
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'''<font color=#000000 font size=3>Nano-mechanics of HIV GP160</font>'''
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Typical sawtooth unfolding pattern of a single molecule of the HIV virion protein GP160. Unfolding forces can be extracted from the sawtooth pattern by applying the worm like chain model.</font>'''
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'''<font color=#000000 font size=3> Unfolding the ECM protein fibronectin </font>'''
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Sawtooth pattern on the retraction force curve indicating the unfolding of fibronectin. The average rupture force distribution of the protein on mica surface  was 85.1 ± 2.7 pN.

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'______ 'Force Spectroscopy


Assembly

Nano-mechanics of HIV GP160


GP160mica.png


GP 160.png

GP160mica

Stlow.png

Hislow.png



Typical sawtooth unfolding pattern of a single molecule of the HIV virion protein GP160. Unfolding forces can be extracted from the sawtooth pattern by applying the worm like chain model.





Unfolding the ECM protein fibronectin

FNsawt.png

HisFN.png



Sawtooth pattern on the retraction force curve indicating the unfolding of fibronectin. The average rupture force distribution of the protein on mica surface was 85.1 ± 2.7 pN.