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Duke University bioengineers have developed a new method for rapidly producing an almost unlimited variety of man-made DNA sequences.
Going smaller could bring better results, especially when it comes to cancer-fighting drugs.
A new method for attaching a large protective polymer molecule to a protein appears to improve protein drugs significantly.
Duke engineers have added a new construction tool to their bio-nanofabrication toolbox. Using an enzyme called TdTase, engineers can vertically extend short DNA chains attached to nanometer-sized gold plates. This advance adds new capability to the field of bio-nanomanufacturing.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.