Nanoporous gold sponge makes DNA detector

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09/10/2015 09:26 AM EDT

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Sponge-like nanoporous gold could be key to new devices to detect disease-causing agents in humans and plants, according to two recent papers by the University of California, Davis, researchers.

Full story at http://blogs.ucdavis.edu/egghead/2015/09/04/nanoporous-gold-sponge-makes-pathogen-detector/

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University of California, Davis

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