DOE Patents title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Microbial nanowires, related systems and methods of fabrication

Abstract

Conductive nanowires, as are available from a range of bacteria species, methods of use and related device structures.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4]
  1. Leyden, MA
  2. Granby, MA
  3. South Hadley, MA
  4. Shutesbury, MA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
University of Massachusetts (Amherst, MA)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
986484
Patent Number(s):
7498155
Application Number:
11/371,775
Assignee:
University of Massachusetts (Amherst, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12P - FERMENTATION OR ENZYME-USING PROCESSES TO SYNTHESISE A DESIRED CHEMICAL COMPOUND OR COMPOSITION OR TO SEPARATE OPTICAL ISOMERS FROM A RACEMIC MIXTURE {
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B82 - NANOTECHNOLOGY B82Y - SPECIFIC USES OR APPLICATIONS OF NANOSTRUCTURES
DOE Contract Number:  
FC02-02ER63446
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Lovley, Derek R, Reguera, Gemma, McCarthy, Kevin D, and Tuominem, Mark T. Microbial nanowires, related systems and methods of fabrication. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Lovley, Derek R, Reguera, Gemma, McCarthy, Kevin D, & Tuominem, Mark T. Microbial nanowires, related systems and methods of fabrication. United States.
Lovley, Derek R, Reguera, Gemma, McCarthy, Kevin D, and Tuominem, Mark T. Tue . "Microbial nanowires, related systems and methods of fabrication". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/986484.
@article{osti_986484,
title = {Microbial nanowires, related systems and methods of fabrication},
author = {Lovley, Derek R and Reguera, Gemma and McCarthy, Kevin D and Tuominem, Mark T},
abstractNote = {Conductive nanowires, as are available from a range of bacteria species, methods of use and related device structures.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2009},
month = {3}
}

Works referenced in this record:

Preferential Reduction of Fe(III) over Fumarate by Geobacter sulfurreducens
journal, April 2004


Geobacter metallireducens accesses insoluble Fe(iii) oxide by chemotaxis
journal, April 2002


Electricity Production by Geobacter sulfurreducens Attached to Electrodes
journal, March 2003


DNA-Binding Protein Nanotubes:  Learning from Nature's Nanotech Examples
journal, October 2004


Genome of Geobacter sulfurreducens: Metal Reduction in Subsurface Environments
journal, December 2003