Navigation Links
Biology, materials science get a boost from robust imaging tool
Date:8/8/2011

that must be properly aligned to function correctly. "It's a strategy that will allow us to do two things: Look at these complexes one molecule at a time, and perform experiments at short ultraviolet wavelengths to look at DNA problems," he said.

In addition, the approach should be useful to materials scientists striving to understand and harness the necessary conformation of polymers used in the production of nanoscale devices. "In biology, large molecules assemble to form very complex structures that all work together like a machine," Marcus said. "The way these nanoscale structures form and become functional is an actively pursued question."

The technique builds on earlier versions of two-dimensional (2D) optical spectroscopy that emerged in efforts to get around limitations involved in applying X-ray crystallography and nuclear magnetic resonance to such research. The previous 2D approaches depended on the detection of transmitted signals but lacked the desired sensitivity.

The new approach can be combined with single-molecule fluorescence microscopy to allow for research at the tiniest of scales to date, Marcus said. "With fluorescence, you can see and measure what happens one molecule at time. We expect this approach will allow us to look at individual molecular assemblies."


'/>"/>

Contact: Jim Barlow
jebarlow@uoregon.edu
541-346-3481
University of Oregon
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Connecting Materials Science With Biology, K-State Engineers Create DNA Sensors That Could Identify Cancer Using Material Only One Atom Thick
2. Berkeley scientists pioneer nanoscale nuclear materials testing capability
3. Kuros Announces Allowance of European Patent for Synthetic Biomaterials
4. Reportlinker Adds Orthopedic Biomaterials, The World Market
5. Student innovation at Rensselaer holds key to safer remote detection of dangerous materials
6. Keynote Announced for Virtual Event: Developments in Materials for Medical Applications
7. Grove School professor leads new metamaterials center
8. New materials based on carbon nanoparticles
9. MEMS Materials and Processes Handbook -- a comprehensive, practical resource
10. Search for advanced materials aided by discovery of hidden symmetries in nature
11. MIT engineers devise new way to inspect materials used in airplanes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Biology, materials science get a boost from robust imaging tool
(Date:8/28/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Since the initial launch of FireflySci Inc. (FFS) in early 2015, the company ... Images such as the Fonz in a lab coat and Large Marge have been ... spectroscopy field. , FireflySci is proud to be the only cuvette manufacturer is ...
(Date:8/27/2015)... -- The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation (NNFF) ... doctors at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville, ... Dr. John Crew , director of the ... in Daly City, CA. ... by Dr. Crew, that had previously saved the lives ...
(Date:8/27/2015)... ... , ... Inc. Magazine released its annual list of the 5,000 fastest-growing privately ... for the three years through 2014. Being named to the Inc. 5000 list designates ... country. , “We are thrilled to make the Inc. 5000 list for 2015,” ...
(Date:8/26/2015)... - iCo Therapeutics ("iCo" or "the Company") (TSX-V: ICO) ... quarter ended June 30, 2015. Amounts, unless specified ... under International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS"). ... Oral Amp B program, rapidly advancing towards the ... Rae , President & CEO of iCo Therapeutics. "We ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Cuvette Manufacturer FireflySci Launches Back to School Deals with Complimentary Shipping On All Orders 2Patient's Life and Eyes Saved from Gruesome Flesh-Eating Infection Consuming Her Face 2Patient's Life and Eyes Saved from Gruesome Flesh-Eating Infection Consuming Her Face 3iLab Solutions Named to 2015 Inc. 5000 List 2iLab Solutions Named to 2015 Inc. 5000 List 3iCo Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 2iCo Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 3
... Md., March 26 PharmAthene, Inc.,(Amex: ... the development and,commercialization of medical countermeasures against ... has been awarded a contract,modification providing an ... of Protexia(R), the Company,s broad spectrum chemical ...
... Germany and OXFORD, England, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/,-- Evotec ... 000 566480,9, WKN 566480) announced today that the ... Evotec,s Registration Statement on,Form F-4, which is required ... Inc., a South San Francisco based biopharmaceutical company,focused ...
... REYKJAVIK, Iceland, March 25 deCODE genetics,(Nasdaq: DCGN ... webcast of deCODE,CEO Kari Stefansson,s presentation at BioCentury 2008 ... will be delivered at 1:30 PM ET / 5:30 ... & Conference Center,New York City. The webcast can be ...
Cached Biology Technology:Department of Defense Awards $5.8 Million Contract Modification Providing Additional Funding for PharmAthene's Protexia(R) Program 2Department of Defense Awards $5.8 Million Contract Modification Providing Additional Funding for PharmAthene's Protexia(R) Program 3Department of Defense Awards $5.8 Million Contract Modification Providing Additional Funding for PharmAthene's Protexia(R) Program 4Evotec's Registration Statement in Connection With its Proposed Acquisition of Renovis Declared Effective 2Evotec's Registration Statement in Connection With its Proposed Acquisition of Renovis Declared Effective 3deCODE genetics to Webcast Presentation at 15th Annual Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... Jul. 31, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ... focused on the growing mobile commerce market and creator ... filed provisional patent 62/198989 for ELECTRONIC CRYPTO-CURRENCY ... a method to advance crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin into ... common, uniform way to manage all payments.  ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 30, 2015 Cellecta, Inc., a U.S.-based ... analysis and biomarker discovery, announced the release of ... targeting all human protein coding genes. CRISPR technology ... a gene,s function. Cellecta,s new Human Whole Genome ... tool so that researchers can investigate in a ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... ANGELES , July 27, 2015   ... evidence- and experience-based clinical improvement solutions, today announced ... solution is now available on Android smartphones and ... inpatient and post-care organizations can use ZynxCarebook to ... same patient,s condition, streamline care transitions to other ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Electronic Crypto-Currency Management Technology 2NXT-ID Patents Electronic Crypto-Currency Management Technology 3NXT-ID Patents Electronic Crypto-Currency Management Technology 4CELLECTA, INC. Announces Launch of Human Whole Genome CRISPR Knockout Library 2Zynx Health Adds Android Device Support to ZynxCarebook Solution 2Zynx Health Adds Android Device Support to ZynxCarebook Solution 3
... and Yan Liu imagine and assemble intricate structures on ... double-helical DNA molecule, a versatile building material offering near ... 2009 issue of Science , Yan and Liu, ... Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, reveal for the first ...
... new information about the complex genetic signature associated ... decline and dementia in the elderly. The research, ... of the American Journal of Human Genetics ... for genes associated with this devastating neurodegenerative disorder. ...
... patterns of DNA modification in lung cancer, a team of ... new mechanism. They say that "silencing" of a single gene ... changes in cells, contributing to cancer development and progression. ... , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, ...
Cached Biology News:The gold standard: Biodesign Institute researchers use nanoparticles to make 3-D DNA nanotubes 2The gold standard: Biodesign Institute researchers use nanoparticles to make 3-D DNA nanotubes 3Scientists make strides toward defining genetic signature of Alzheimer's disease 2In lung cancer, silencing one crucial gene disrupts normal functioning of genome 2In lung cancer, silencing one crucial gene disrupts normal functioning of genome 3
... ACS Reagent Grade C 19 H 9 ... 691.95 PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Form: Powder Clarity of ... pH 3.0 - Yellow pH 4.6 ... dye in agarose and acrylamide gel electrophoresis. ...
tracking dye in electrophoresis; free acid, C 19 H 10 BrO 5 S; MW: 669.96...
Denhardt's Solution is a mixture of blocking agents used in membrane-based hybridization protocols. The solution contains 1% Ficoll (type 400) 1% polyvinylpyrrolidone and 1% bovine serum albumin. Ste...
... CHEMICONs ELF 97 Cytological Labeling Kit provides ... the detection of cellular targets, including cell-surface ... Cytological Labeling Kit contains the patented ELF ... fluorescent yellow-green precipitate at the site of ...
Biology Products: