Application Note

DNA Nanoswitch Calipers Benefit From Piezo Nanopositioning Stages

From unraveling the double helix to measuring piconewton forces, DNA continues to surprise us with its versatility. In this exploration, we examine how cutting-edge nanoswitch calipers, enhanced by piezo nanopositioning stages, are revolutionizing the field of molecular measurements.

Discover how these tiny devices, developed by the Molecular Robotics Initiative at Harvard's Wyss Institute, harness the programmable properties of DNA to achieve unparalleled precision in probing biomolecular structures. Uncover the implications for biochemistry, nanotechnology, and beyond, as researchers push the boundaries of what's possible with this microscopic tool. 

As nanoswitch calipers redefine biochemistry's toolkit, offering insights into protein structures and dynamics, PI's nanopositioning technology, like the P-527 stage, is key in providing sub-nanometer precision critical for DNCs' operation.

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