DNA: Insulator or wire?


Journal Article

DNA-based electron transfer reactions are seen in processes such as biosynthesis and radiation damage/repair, but are poorly understood. What kinds of experiments might tell us how far and how fast electrons can travel in DNA? What does modern theory predict?

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Beratan, DN; Priyadarshy, S; Risser, SM

Published Date

  • January 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 3 - 8

PubMed ID

  • 9070421

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9070421

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-1301

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1074-5521

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s1074-5521(97)90230-1


  • eng