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August 13th, 2010

Tiny Probes Measure Signals Inside Cells

Abstract:
Researchers at Harvard University have made biocompatible, nanometer-scaled transistors that can be used to take highly precise electrical and chemical readings inside cells. The bioprobes are much more sensitive than the passive electrodes that have been used to make intracellular measurements in the past.

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