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Drum beats from a one atom thick graphite membrane

Researchers have demonstrated the ability to manipulate the vibrations of a drum of nanometre scale thickness - realizing the world's smallest and most versatile drum. This work has implications in improving the sensitivity of small detectors of mass - very important in detecting the mass of small molecules like viruses.

Posted: Jun 14th, 2016

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Engineers develop a new biosensor chip for detecting DNA mutations

Bioengineers have developed an electrical graphene chip capable of detecting mutations in DNA. Researchers say the technology could one day be used in various medical applications such as blood-based tests for early cancer screening, monitoring disease biomarkers and real-time detection of viral and microbial sequences.

Posted: Jun 14th, 2016

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