Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 12th, 2004
These nanowire detectors can also differentiate among viruses with great precision, suggesting that the technique could be scaled up to create miniature arrays easily capable of sensing thousands of different viruses.
The work was reported online September 13, 2004, in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
"Viruses are among the most important causes of human disease and are of increasing concern as possible agents of biowarfare and...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of TB and Outbreaks Week