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In the following two targeting reactions of Fig. 3B and C, a complementary strand, BILhairpCS, is used to target both a hairpin loop with a bulge of three thymine residues (Bhairpin) and a hairpin loop with an internal loop of 6 thymine residues (ILhairpin). Each reaction yielded duplexes with 13 base-pairs and dangling ends of 12 (BhairpDup) and 15 (ILhairpDup) bases, respectively. The ITC titrations for these reactions were carried out at 20 C (data not shown); BILhairpCS was placed in the reaction cell to diminish single-stranded stacking contributions, if any.
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The single strand G-quadCS was placed in the reaction cell to diminish single-stranded stacking contributions, if any; the time between injections was set at 6– 10 min to allow for complete reaction. After correcting each injection for the titrant dilution heat (G-quadruplex), the average heat of injections two to four of each titration yielded exothermic heats of À55 mcal, which after normalization by the concentration of the limiting reagent yielded DHITCs of À84 Æ 5 kcal/mol for the formation of the duplex product (GquadDup).