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Congratulations to Yiran, Jing, Peyman, and Haoqi on publication of their paper in Nature Communications!

Congratulations to Yiran, Jing, Peyman, and Haoqi on publication of their paper “Molecular Design Principles of Lysine-Dopa Wet Adhesion” in Nature Communications! The mussel byssus has long been a source of inspiration for the adhesion community. Recently, adhesive synergy between flanking lysine (Lys, K) and 3,4-Dihydroxyphenylalanine (DOPA, Y) residues in the mussel foot proteins (Mfps) has …

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