Micro and Nano Technology Group

Micro/Nano in Bioengineering
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Faculty & Research topics:  

Novel microscopy instrumentation and their application to biomedical problem. Understanding of structure/function of single proteins, non-invasive methods to detect skin cancer

Nanoscale interfaces to biological molecules. Control of activity of DNA and proteins by an attached nanoparticle.

Inner-workings of proteins, enzymes, and biological motors, using instrumentation that combines optical tweezers, single molecule fluorescence and pulsed spectroscopy. Developing molecular description of structural, mechanical, dynamic and energetic induced motions.

Influence of mechanical, chemical and electrical stresses on connective tissue metabolism, remodeling, repair and pathology






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