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Self-assembly: Nature's way to do it
Kuniaki Nagayama recorded in 1997. Biology operates at two levels: the large scale which we can see and the underlying microscopic one. The amazing way in which intermolecular forces cause protein arrays to self-assemble, enabling Nature to fabricate the large scale components of living systems is described.