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Master of Arts (MA)
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This paper attempts to design collagen mimetic peptides where the triple-helical region mimics that of human Type I Collagen. With consideration for chain selection and chain register, we utilize the NC2 domain of heterotrimeric Type IX Collagen as a nucleation domain for triple-helix folding.
Tan, Sally, "Design of Fibril Forming Collagen Mimetic Peptides: Heterotrimers and Nucleation Domains" (2021). CUNY Academic Works.