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April 15th, 2005
The newest generation of nano-sized probes should give scientists a look into the secret lives of nuclei within your body, researchers say.
The tiny probes, called quantum dots, are a melding of biology and technology. The crystalline semiconductors with a biological protein coating are no larger than a few hundred atoms. Importantly, they shine brilliantly when hit with a laser.
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