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July 24th, 2006

Nano Probe May Open New Window Into Cell Behavior

Abstract:
Georgia Tech researchers have created a nanoscale probe, the Scanning Mass Spectrometry (SMS) probe, that can capture both the biochemical makeup and topography of complex biological objects in their normal environment opening the door for discovery of new biomarkers and improved gene studies, leading to better disease diagnosis and drug design on the cellular level.

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