Protein engineering: Electrifying cell receptors

Atheir Abbas, Bryan L. Roth

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1 Scopus citations


Ion channels can be attached to certain types of protein receptors in cells to make a detector-switch pair that could be used in various sensing and screening applications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)587-588
Number of pages2
JournalNature nanotechnology
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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