Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > News > DNA Design

October 3rd, 2006

DNA Design

In this month's CRN science essay, Chris Phoenix writes: DNA is a very versatile molecule, if you know how to use it. Of course, the genetic material for all organisms (except some viruses) is made of DNA. But it is also useful for building shapes and structures, and it is this use that is most interesting to a nanotechnologist.

Responsible Nanotechnology

Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Possible Futures

Mechanism for sodium storage in 2-D material: Tin selenide is an effective host for storing sodium ions, making it a promising material for sodium ion batteries October 27th, 2016

The molecular mechanism that blocks membrane receptors has been identified: The work in which the Ikerbasque researcher of the Biofisika Institute Xabier Contreras has participated has been published in the journal Cell October 27th, 2016

How nanoscience will improve our health and lives in the coming years: Targeted medicine deliveries and increased energy efficiency are just two of many ways October 26th, 2016

Imaging where cancer drugs go in the body could improve treatment October 26th, 2016

Molecular Nanotechnology

Scientists develop a semiconductor nanocomposite material that moves in response to light October 17th, 2016

UCLA chemists report new insights about properties of matter at the nanoscale: Research may lead to new, smaller molecular machines October 9th, 2016

CNRS molecular machine pioneer Jean-Pierre Sauvage receives the 2016 Nobel prize in chemistry October 6th, 2016

A Northwestern Nobel Prize: Sir Fraser Stoddart of Northwestern University is awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry October 5th, 2016

The latest news from around the world, FREE

  Premium Products
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More

Nanotechnology Now Featured Books


The Hunger Project