Patterning metallic nanoparticles by DNA scaffolds

Rahul Chhabra, Jaswinder Sharma, Yan Liu, Hao Yan

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In order to miniaturize nanoelectronic circuitry and architectures, organizing the nanoelectronic components in deliberately designed complex patterns is desired. Bio-mimetic self-assembly is a possible approach to achieve this goal. Bio-macromolecules can serve as scaffolds to template the nanoelectronic components into patterns with precise periodicity and complexity. In this review, we will summarize the progress in organizing metallic nanoparticles templated by DNA scaffolds into one and two dimensional architectures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)107-116
Number of pages10
JournalAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
StatePublished - 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Medicine(all)


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