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Folding and Domain Interactions of Three Orthologs of Hsp90 Studied by Single-Molecule Force Spectroscopy.
Structure, 26 (1): 96-105.


B. Winkeljann, B.T. Käsdorf, J. Boekhoven, and O. Lieleg (2018).
Macromolecular Coating Enables Tunable Selectivity in a Porous PDMS Matrix.
Macromol Biosci, 18: 1700311.


M. Tena-Solsona, C. Wanzke, B. Riess, A.R. Bausch, and J. Boekhoven (2018).
Self-Selection of Dissipative Assemblies Driven by Primitive Chemical Reaction Networks.
Nature Commun, 9:2044, DOI: 10.1038.


P. Wilke, E. Reithmann, and E. Frey (2018).
Two-species active transport along sylindrical biofilaments is limited by emergent topological hindrance.
Phys Rev X


M. Rank, and E. Frey (2018).
Crowding and Pausing Strongly Affect Dynamics of Kinesin-1 Motors along Microtubules.
Biophys J, 115: 1068-1081.


F. Kriegel, Ch. Matek, T, DrŇ°ata, K. Kulenkampff, S. Tschirpke, M. Zacharias, F. LankaŇ°, and J. Lipfert (2018).
The Temperature Dependence of the Helical Twist of DNA.
Nucleic Acids Research, DOI: 10.1093.


L. Huber, R. Suzuki, T. Kr√ľger, E. Frey, and A.R. Bausch
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R. Maan, E. Loiseau, and A.R. Bausch (2018).
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M. Klotz, M. Kretschmer, A. Goetz, S. Ezendam, O. Lieleg, and M. Opitz (2019).
Importance of the Biofilm Matrix for the Erosion Stability of Bacillus subtilis NCIB 3610 Biofilms.
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An Integrated Transport Mechanism of the Maltose ABC Importer.
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W. Vanderlinden, T. Brouns, P.U. Walker, P.J. Kolbeck, L.F. Miles, W. Ott, P.C. Nickels, Z. Debyser, and J. Lipfert (2019).
The Free Energy Landscape of Retroviral Integration.
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A. Löf, P.U. Walker, S. M. Sedlak, S. Gruber, T. Obser, M.A. Brehm. M. Benoit, and J. Lipfert (2019).
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PNAS, 2019, Doi: 10.1073/1901794116.



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M. Striebel, I.R. Graf, and E. Frey (2020).
A Mechanistic View of Collective Filament Motion in Active Nematic Networks.
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K. Ott, L. Martini, J. Lipfert, and U. Gerland (2020).
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W. Vanderlinden, P.J. Kolbeck, F. Kriegel, P.U. Walker, and J. Lipfert (2020).
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T. Zettl, X. Shi, S. Bonilla, S.M. Sedlack, J. Lipfert, and D. Herschlag (2020).
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