Dynamics of an inchworm nano-walker
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An inchworm processive mechanism is proposed to explain the motion of dimeric molecular motors such as kinesin.We present here preliminary results for this mechanism focusing on observables like mean velocity, coupling ratio and efficiency versus ATP concentration and the external load F.
CitationCiudad Álvarez, Aleix; Sancho, Jose Maria; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María. Dynamics of an inchworm nano-walker. "Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications", 19 Maig 2006, vol. 371, núm. 1, p. 25-28.