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Nuts & Volts Magazine (May 2006)

Biological Organisms and Electronics

By Christopher T. Holt    View In Digital Edition  

As a designer of chemical sensors that monitor harmful gases, I have always been intrigued by nature’s ability to detect chemicals at one-molecule-per-trillion concentration levels. Current chemical and biological detection technology still pales in comparison to the reliable sensory system of a properly trained biological organism in terms of sensitivity and selectivity to the molecule of interest...


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