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New graphene-based device is first step toward ultrasensitive biosensors


March 7, 2019

Researchers in the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering have developed a unique new device using the wonder material graphene that provides the first step toward ultrasensitive biosensors to detect diseases at the molecular level with near perfect efficiency. Full Story

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