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Gotcha! Scientists fingerprint proteins using their vibrations


March 4, 2019

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In the cells of every living organism -- humans, birds, bees, roses and even bacteria -- proteins vibrate with microscopic motions that help them perform vital tasks ranging from cell repair to photosynthesis. Now, a team led by University at Buffalo physicist Andrea Markelz reports that it has developed a method for rapidly measuring proteins' unique vibrations. Full Story

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