Elastin phase separation — structure or disorder?


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Correspondence to Nicolas Lux Fawzi.

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Fawzi, N.L. Elastin phase separation — structure or disorder?. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 21, 568–569 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41580-020-00291-0

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