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Fluorescence decay time distribution analysis of cyclic enkephalin analogues; Influence of solvent and Leu configuration in position 5 on conformation

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Lifetime distribution analysis were performed to study the influence of Leu configuration in position 5 on changes of the peptide chain of cyclic analogues of enkephalins containing a fluorescence donor and acceptor in different solvents. The configuration change of Leu5 in all the analogues of enkephalins studied which contain donor-acceptor pairs has no apparent influence on Trp lifetime distributions. In contrast, there is a significant solvent effect on the shape of lifetime distribution.
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  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Quantum Electronic Laboratory, Faculty of Physics, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland
  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
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