13. DNA Nanotechnology and its Biological Applications

  1. Dr. Mary Mehrnoosh Eshaghian-Wilner Adjunct Professor
  1. Dr. John H. Reif1 and
  2. Dr. Thomas H. LaBean Professor2,3

Published Online: 24 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470429983.ch13

Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing

Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing

How to Cite

Reif, J. H. and LaBean, T. H. (2009) DNA Nanotechnology and its Biological Applications, in Bio-Inspired and Nanoscale Integrated Computing (ed M. M. Eshaghian-Wilner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470429983.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    A. Hollis Edens Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Computer Science, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470116593

Online ISBN: 9780470429983

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Keywords:

  • DNA nanotechnology and biological applications;
  • self-assembled DNA tiles and lattices;
  • assembling patterned and addressable 2D DNA lattices

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Introductory Definitions

  • Adelman's Initial Demonstration of a DNA-Based Computation

  • Self-Assembled DNA Tiles and LAT Tices

  • Autonomous Finite-State Computation using Linear DNA Nanostructures

  • Assembling PAT Terned and Addressable 2D DNA LAT Tices

  • Error Correction and Self-Repair at the Molecular Scale

  • Three-Dimensional DNA Lattices

  • Autonomous Molecular Transport Devices Self-Assembled from DNA

  • Autonomous Molecular Cascade Devices for Molecular Sensing

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References