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Dr. Mihail Barboiu Artificial Water Channels Angewandte Chemie International Edition 51

Article first published online: 8 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201205819

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Going through the channels: Synthetic scaffolds mimicking natural protein functions have been developed that allow water/proton or only water translocation pathways in bilayer membranes (see picture). The ion-exclusion behaviors of the synthetic systems are based on hydrophobic or dimensional steric effects, while hydrodynamic effects appear to be less important.

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