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December 20th, 2004

UCSB Scientists Build Nanoscale 'Jigsaw' Puzzles Made of RNA

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Scientists at the University of California, Santa Barbara, working at the leading edge of bionanotechnology, are using assembly and folding principles of natural RNA, or ribonucleic acid, to build beautiful and potentially useful artificial structures at the nano-scale. Possible applications include the development of nanocircuits, medical implants, and improved medical testing.

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