A Guide to Magnetic Tweezers and Their Applications

  title={A Guide to Magnetic Tweezers and Their Applications},
  author={Rupa Sarkar and V. Rybenkov},
  journal={Frontiers in Physics},
  • Rupa Sarkar, V. Rybenkov
  • Published 2016
  • Frontiers in Physics
  • Magnetic force spectroscopy is a rapidly developing single molecule technique that found numerous applications at the interface of physics and biology. Since the invention of the first magnetic tweezers, a number of modifications were incorporated into the approach that helped relieve the limitations of the original design and amplified its strengths. Inventive molecular biology solutions further advanced the technique by expanding its possible applications. In its present form, the method can… CONTINUE READING
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