Gaps in adhesion
...ber of the links in the chain carrying the binding dopa
adjuncts has no overall relevance for the chain's ...hat consisted completely of links with the binding dopa
adjunct and some where it was only present on a fi...lymer that adheres equally to different materials. dopa
bonds predominantly with metals and minerals. Chem...
Study reveals details of mussels' tenacious bonds
...f Engineering and Applied Science, attached single dopa
amino acids to an atomic force microscope tip and measured the strength of interaction between dopa
and inorganic and organic surfaces.
They found that on an inorganic metal oxide surface dopa
interacts with the substrate by a coordinated nonc...