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Title: Electrochemical detection of single molecules using abiotic nanopores having electrically tunable dimensions

A barrier structure for use in an electrochemical stochastic membrane sensor for single molecule detection. The sensor is based upon inorganic nanopores having electrically tunable dimensions. The inorganic nanopores are formed from inorganic materials and an electrically conductive polymer. Methods of making the barrier structure and sensing single molecules using the barrier structure are also described.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1389764
Assignee:
LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC LANL
Patent Number(s):
RE46,545
Application Number:
14/289,388
Contract Number:
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 May 28
Research Org:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY

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