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July 23rd, 2003

Rice's chemical 'scissors' yield short carbon nanotubes

Abstract:
Chemists at Rice University have identified a chemical process for cutting carbon nanotubes into short segments. The new process yields nanotubes that are suitable for a variety of applications, including biomedical sensors small enough to migrate through cells without triggering immune reactions.

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