Navigation Links
UCLA physicists report nanotechnology feat with proteins
Date:12/19/2011

e universal "fuel" of the cell) to GMP, producing GDP, an essential metabolic component, Zocchi said.

The study on the characterization of the "visco-elastic transition" is reported this month in the online journal PLoS ONE, a publication of the Public Library of Science. The research was federally funded by the National Science Foundation's division of materials research and by a grant from the University of California Lab Research Program.

Zocchi and Wang published related findings earlier this year in the journal Europhysics Letters, a publication of the European Physical Society, and the journal Physical Review Letters.

In previous research, Zocchi and colleagues reported a significant step in controlling chemical reactions mechanically last year, made a significant step toward a new approach to protein engineering in 2006, created a mechanism at the nanoscale to externally control the function and action of a protein in 2005, and created a first-of-its-kind nanoscale sensor using a single molecule less than 20 nanometers long in 2003. A nanometer is roughly 2,000 times smaller than the width of a human hair.


'/>"/>
Contact: Stuart Wolpert
swolpert@support.ucla.edu
310-206-0511
University of California - Los Angeles
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. UCSB physicists identify room temperature quantum bits in widely used semiconductor
2. Physicists to develop new way of electronic computing
3. UCSB physicists demonstrate the quantum von Neumann architecture
4. Penn physicists undo the coffee ring effect
5. Penn physicists observe campfire effect in blinking nanorod semiconductors
6. Physicists measure current-induced torque in nonvolatile magnetic memory devices
7. Penn physicists develop scalable method for making graphene
8. Physicists isolate bound states in graphene-superconductor junctions
9. UCSB physicists challenge classical world with quantum-mechanical implementation of shell game
10. Physicists take new look at the atom
11. Rice physicists discover ultrasensitive microwave detector
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... A study has been launched to test ... track could help to tackle the problem of obesity.  This ... GP surgery based in Stowmarket) and academics at University Campus ... Telemetry technology, which is inspired by equipment used to collect ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... DTS Language Services, Inc . is ... for Life Science organizations who need document translations. Clients ... of their documents in advance with a selection of nearly ... translations, often a critical factor in clinical and scientific fields, ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 TaiGen Biotechnology Company, Limited ("TaiGen") today ... R-Pharm, a leading Russian pharmaceutical company, to develop and ... Russian Federation , Turkey ... is a novel antibiotic for the treatment of bacterial ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Communications, a leading provider of strategic communications services to corporations and ... the United States and Europe ... JD, is returning to the firm,s Washington, D.C. ... more than two years of service as Associate Commissioner for the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Formula 1 Technology Tackles Obesity in Unique Healthcare Partnership 2Formula 1 Technology Tackles Obesity in Unique Healthcare Partnership 3Formula 1 Technology Tackles Obesity in Unique Healthcare Partnership 4DTS Improves Efficiency for Life Science Document Translations 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 4Former FDA Associate Commissioner Returns To 3D Communications 2
... Benefit From Hidden Scar Surgical Technique ... Performed Through the Belly Button, ... successful completion of what are believed to be the,first ever ... by Dr. Jeffrey Cadeddu, associate professor of,urology and radiology at ...
... Hotel in New York on Thursday, ... ... (Nasdaq:,FVRL), a biopharmaceutical company developing patient-specific, active,immunotherapies for the treatment of ... Officer, will present at,the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry investment conference ...
... DNA sequencing equipment market,is expected to grow nearly ... million to $528 million as competition intensifies and ... a new report by,Kalorama Information. The DNA ... last,several years, with one dominant vendor and relatively ...
Cached Biology Technology:Novare Announces First Ever Single Port Laparoscopic Kidney Removal (Nephrectomy) Using RealHand(TM) HD Instruments 2Favrille CEO to Present at NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Investment Conference 2DNA Sequencing Equipment Market to Fragment and Grow as Competition, New Technologies Develop 2
(Date:7/9/2014)... With over 100 diseases that can attack soybean crops, ... the most wanted list? University of Illinois scientists cite ... research is needed on the fungus that causes charcoal ... damp growing conditions but Macrophomina phaseolina , the ... drought conditions. , "As the climate continues to change ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... with pain and fever but often can be defeated with ... and hard to beat. Now, scientists have built a new ... pyramids. Published in the journal ACS Applied Materials & ... and kill more of them than medicine alone. , David ... can lie in wait, undetectable in the human body or ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... may be on the verge of an economy driven by ... than coal and is undergoing a production boom. It has ... recent research is casting serious doubts over just how climate-friendly ... Engineering News (C&EN), the weekly news magazine of the ... senior correspondent at C&EN, explains that when burned as a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Climate change provides good growing conditions for charcoal rot in soybeans 2Climate change provides good growing conditions for charcoal rot in soybeans 3
... have identified 23 new longevity genes by screening the ... used as a model organism in genetics studies. The ... Genetics. , Each of the 23 genes somehow normally ... them increases lifespan. For example, the worm's lifespan doubles ...
... Unlike most mammals, cats--both domestic and wild--are indifferent ... explains the molecular mechanism behind their strictly carnivorous ... it molecularly," says Joseph Brand, senior author of ... Chemical Senses Center. , Scattered on mammalian tongues ...
... invaluable decision-making tools for public health officials. As ... 2001, models can be useful in two ways: ... infection and they can allow the comparison of ... implicit assumptions that may systematically bias their predictions, ...
Cached Biology News:Field of beams - Novel system uses polarized light pulses to reveal crop health 2
... This CLS number is a ... easily match Cornings product number. ... please order under the old ... customer service for assistance. ID ...
... The Yeast Oligo Microarray Kit (V2), ... to simultaneously characterize expression of many ... gene activity during important biological processes. ... representing 6,256 known ORFs from the ...
... software offers an intuitive, easy-to-use ... control, diverse data handling, and ... Comprehensive functions include data acquisition, ... management in both standalone and ...
... This CLS number is a ... easily match Cornings product number. ... please order under the old ... customer service for assistance. ID ...
Biology Products: