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March 23rd, 2006

Molecular machine twists other molecules

Abstract:
Researchers at the University of Tokyo, Japan, have created a "pedal molecule" that is able to twist another molecule under the influence of light. The development might enable the remote control of molecular events.

(New Scientist has a nice article titled First molecular-machine combination revealed)

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