Physics of RNA and viral assembly
Department of Physics and Astronomy, The University of California at Los Angeles, 90049, Los Angeles, CA, USA
* e-mail: bruinsma@Physics.ucla.edu
Accepted: 4 February 2006
Published online: 23 March 2006
The overview discusses the application of physical arguments to structure and function of single-stranded viral RNA genomes.
PACS: 87.15.Nn Properties of solutions; aggregation and crystallization of macromolecules – / 61.50.Ah Theory of crystal structure, crystal symmetry; calculations and modeling – / 81.16.Dn Self-assembly –
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