A Northeastern research team has developed new technology that optimizes DNA sequencing using nanophysics and electric currents. In a paper published in Nature Nanotechnology, Northeastern Professor of Biological Physics Meni Wanunu, in partnership with Pacific Biosciences, a biotechnology company with a focus on DNA sequencing, developed a method for loading DNA into sequencing wells with orders of magnitude higher efficiencies.

Via:: https://phys.org/news/2017-09-northeastern-biophysics-advancements-future-dna.html

Northeastern biophysics study makes exciting advancements for the future of DNA sequencing

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