Our DNA nanoturbine work is featured in New Scientist!

A nice article by Karmela Padavic-Callaghan in New Scientist "Tiny nanoturbine is an autonomous machine smaller than most bacteria"

A turbine only a few dozen nanometres in size made from DNA rotates in salty water without having to be pushed which makes it a tiny autonomous machine. It could be for speeding up chemical reactions or transporting particles inside cells (by Karmela Padavic-Callaghan, New Scientist, 2 July 2022)

DNA turbine
DNA turbine
Xin Shi, A-K Pumm, C M Maffeo, W Zhao, D. Verschueren, A. Aksimentiev, H. Dietz, C. Dekker. A nanopore-powered DNA turbine. arXiv. (2022)

read full artile (subscription nneeded): https://www.newscientist.com/article/2326459-tiny-nanoturbine-is-an-autonomous-machine-smaller-than-most-bacteria/

read our corresponding preprint: https://arxiv.org/abs/2206.06612

read my blogpost: https://xinshi.me/blogs/dna-nanoturbine/

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