Image of the Week - February 7, 2002

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3D Rendering of a Self-Assembled Dendrimer

A molecular mechanics modeled structure of a hexamer formed by hydrogen-bond mediated assembly of complimentary acceptor-acceptor-donor-donor ditopic units carrying dendrons. The structure was modeled in Cerius2, the data converted using mol2mel, and the models were rendered in Maya.

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Uploaded Thu Feb 7 16:41:34 2002 by Benjamin Grosser

Updated Tue Jan 26 10:31:45 2010 by Daniel E. Weber