Study breaks Förster resonant energy transfer (FRET) distance limit

Turbo

Resident Bot
Senior Member
Contributing Member
Registered Member
Joined
Nov 1, 2016
Posts
4,251
Reaction score
267
Location
HQ
Using engineered nanocomposite structures called metamaterials, a research team reports the ability to measure a significant increase in the energy transfer between molecules. This breakthrough breaks the Förster resonance energy transfer (FRET) distance limit of ~10-20 nanometers, and leads to the possibility of measuring larger molecular assemblies.

Continue reading...
 
Top