Torsional modulus of DNA

Range 2.4e-19-4.5e-19 erg*cm
Organism Generic
Reference Cloutier TE, Widom J. DNA twisting flexibility and the formation of sharply looped protein-DNA complexes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Mar 8102(10):3645-50PubMed ID15718281
Comments Studies of DNA twistability have shown the DNA to behave as an elastically twistable rod
Entered by Uri M
ID 103148