Ultrafast dynamics in DNA

Eric B. Brauns, Mihaela M. Madaras, Robert S. Coleman, Catherine J. Murphy, Mark A. Berg

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A DNA base pair has been replaced by a coumarin, and the DNA's "solvation" dynamics monitored by time-resolved Stokes shift measurements. The shift is logarithmic in time, indicating an extremely broad distribution of relaxation times.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)563-565
Number of pages3
JournalSpringer Series in Chemical Physics
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry


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