Sentence Examples


  • Alumina substrates can also be used to produce chemically stable, strongly hydrophobic surfaces.
  • Fusion peptides are short, relatively hydrophobic sequences that are well conserved within, but not between, virus families.
  • The largely hydrophobic R-groups of a membrane-spanning a -helix contact the hydrophobic membrane core, while the more polar peptide backbone is buried.
  • The crystalline regions are very hydrophobic which aids the loss of water during solidification of spider silk.
  • The inter-domain contacts are mainly hydrophobic, suggesting that the two domains are unlikely to be stable on their own.

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