Charge and spin transport through nucleic acids


Journal Article (Review)

© 2017 Elsevier B.V. Recent developments in our understanding of charge and spin transport through nucleic acid duplexes are discussed. Particular emphasis is placed on recent findings that point to the importance of nucleobase fluctuations, transient but extended length-scale electronic coherence, and chiral-induced spin selectivity.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Beratan, DN; Naaman, R; Waldeck, DH

Published Date

  • August 1, 2017

Published In

  • Current Opinion in Electrochemistry

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 175 - 181

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2451-9111

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2451-9103

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.coelec.2017.08.017

Citation Source

  • Scopus