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Issue 4, 2014
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Activation of cell-penetrating peptides by disulfide bridge formation of truncated precursors

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Abstract

A small library of oligoarginine peptides equipped with terminal cysteines was studied with respect to their cell-penetrating properties. The peptides themselves were inactive but gained the ability to enter cells upon extension of their sequence through disulfide bridge formation.

Graphical abstract: Activation of cell-penetrating peptides by disulfide bridge formation of truncated precursors

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The article was received on 06 Sep 2013, accepted on 30 Oct 2013 and first published on 31 Oct 2013


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C3CC46826G
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2014,50, 415-417
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    Activation of cell-penetrating peptides by disulfide bridge formation of truncated precursors

    S. A. Bode, R. Wallbrecher, R. Brock, J. C. M. van Hest and D. W. P. M. Löwik, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 415
    DOI: 10.1039/C3CC46826G

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