Protein-coated nanofibers for promotion of T cell activity

Taehoon Kim, Hyojin Lee, Yongju Kim, Jwa Min Nam, Myongsoo Lee

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We have demonstrated that stable Concanavalin A (Con A)-coated supramolecular nanofibers can be constructed by complexation of self-assembled mannose nanofibers with Con A. The extended multivalent Con A nanofibers bind strongly to T cell surfaces and promote T cell activation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3949-3951
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number38
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr 16
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Catalysis


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