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Nanoscopic Porous Sensors



John J. Kasianowicz, Joseph W. Robertson, Elaine Chan, Joseph E. Reiner, Vincent M. Stanford


There are thousands of different nanometer-scale pores in biology,many of which act as sensors for specific chemical agents. Recent work suggests that protein and solid-state nanopores have many potential uses in a wide variety of analytical applications. In this review we survey this field of research and discuss the prospects for advances that could be made in the near future.
Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry
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Annual Reviews, Palo Alto, CA


Kasianowicz, J. , Robertson, J. , Chan, E. , Reiner, J. and Stanford, V. (2008), Nanoscopic Porous Sensors, Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry, Annual Reviews, Palo Alto, CA, [online], (Accessed April 19, 2024)
Created July 1, 2008, Updated February 19, 2017