Zinc and mechanical prowess in the jaws of nereis a marine worm

Helga Lichtenegger, Thomas Schöberl, Janne Ruokolainen, Julie Cross, Steve Heald, Henrik Birkedal, Herbert Waite, Galen D. Stucky

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117 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9144-9149
Number of pages6
JournalThe National Academy of Sciences of the USA (PNAS)
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 2003
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • Binding-sites; chitons polyplacophora; polychaete jaws; mandibles; metal; teeth; scattering; hardness; component; manganese

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