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Designer's toolkit for dynamic DNA nanomachines

The latest DNA nanodevices created at the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM)—including a robot with movable arms, a book that opens and closes, a switchable gear, and an actuator—may be intriguing in their own right, ...

dateMar 26, 2015 in Bio & Medicine
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Researchers create world's largest DNA origami

Researchers from North Carolina State University, Duke University and the University of Copenhagen have created the world's largest DNA origami, which are nanoscale constructions with applications ranging from biomedical ...

dateSep 11, 2014 in Nanophysics
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Fluorescent jungle gyms made of DNA

(Phys.org) —The 1966 movie Fantastic Voyage presented a vision of the future that includes tiny machines gliding through the body and repairing injuries. Almost 50 years later, scientists are figuring out how to form building ...

dateMar 17, 2014 in Bio & Medicine
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