Lipid-like Peptides

  1. Steve S. Santoso, Sylvain Vauthey, Shuguang Zhang. Structures, function and applications of amphiphilic peptides. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, 2002, 7, 262-266. [local pdf]

  2. Steve Santoso, Wonmuk Hwang, Hyman Hartman, Shuguang Zhang. Self-assembly of surfactant-like peptides with variable glycine tails to form nanotubes and nanovesicles. Nano Letters, 2002, 2 (7), 687-691. [local pdf]

  3. Sylvain Vauthey, Steve Santoso, Haiyan Gong, Nicki Watson, Shuguang Zhang. Molecular self-assembly of surfactant-like peptides to form nanotubes and nanovesicles. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2002, 99 (8), 5355–5360. [local pdf]

  4. Geoffrey von Maltzahn, Sylvain Vauthey, Steve Santoso, and Shuguang Zhang. Positively Charged Surfactant-like Peptides Self-assemble into Nanostructures. Langmuir 2003, 19, 4332-4337. [local pdf]

  5. Joanne I. Yeh, Shoucheng Du, Antoni Tortajada, Joao Paulo, Shuguang Zhang. Peptergents: Peptide Detergents That Improve Stability and Functionality of a Membrane Protein, Glycerol-3-phosphate Dehydrogenase.  Biochemistry, 2005,  44, 16912-16919. [local pdf]

  6.  Patrick Kiley, Xiaojun Zhao, Michael Vaughn, Marc A. Baldo, Barry D. Bruce, Shuguang Zhang. Self-assembling peptide detergents stabilize isolated photosystem I on a dry surface for an extended time. PLoS Biology, 2005, 3 (7), 1181-1186. [local pdf]

  7. Steve J. Yang, Shuguang Zhang. Self-assembling behavior of designer lipid-like peptides. Supramolecular Chemistry, 2006, 18 (5), 389–396. [local pdf]

  8. Xiaojun Zhao, Yusuke Nagai, Philip J. Reeves, Patrick Kiley, H. Gobind Khorana, Shuguang Zhang. Designer short peptide surfactants stabilize G protein-coupled receptor bovine rhodopsin. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 2006, 103 (47), 17707–17712. [local pdf]

  9. Aki Nagai, Yusuke Nagai, Hongjing Qu, Shuguang Zhang. Dynamic behaviors of lipid-like self-assembling peptide A6D and A6K nanotubes. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2007, 7, 2246-2252. [local pdf]

  10. Anan Yaghmur, Peter Laggner, Shuguang Zhang, Michael Rappolt. Tuning curvature and stability of monoolein bilayers by designer lipid-like peptide surfactants. PLoS ONE, 2007, 5, e479. [local pdf]

  11. Ulung Khoe, Yanlian Yang, Shuguang Zhang. Synergistic effect and hierarchical nanostructure formation in mixing two designer lipid-like peptide surfactants Ac-A6D-OH and Ac-A6K-NH2. Macromolelura Bioscience 2008, 8, 1060–1067. [local pdf]

  12. Ulung Khoe, Yanlian Yang, Shuguang Zhang. Self-assembly of nano-donut structure from a cone-shaped designer lipid-like peptide surfactant. Langmuir 2009, 25, 4111-4114. [local pdf]

  13. Kazuya Matsumoto, Michael Vaughn, Barry D. Bruce, Sotirios Koutsopoulos, Shuguang Zhang. Designer peptide surfactants stabilize functional photosystem-I membrane complex in aqueous solution for extended time. J. Phys. Chem. B 2009, 113, 75–83. [local pdf]

  14. Zhongli Luo, Bjorn Akerman, Shuguang Zhang, Bengt Norden. Structures of self-assembled amphiphilic peptide-heterodimers: effects of concentration, pH, temperature and ionic strength. Soft Matter, 2010, 6, 2260–2270. [local pdf]

  15. Kazuya Matsumoto, Shuguang Zhang, Sotirios Koutsopoulos. Enhanced electron transfer activity of photosystem I by polycations in aqueous solution. Biomacromolecules, 2010, 11, 3152–3157. [local pdf]

  16. Dimitrios G. Fatouros, Dimitrios A. Lamprou, Andrew J. Urquhart, Spyros N. Yannopoulos, Ioannis S. Vizirianakis, Shuguang Zhang, and Sotirios Koutsopoulos. Lipid-like self-assembling peptide nanovesicles for drug delivery. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2014, 6, 8184-8189. [local pdf]