Nature Middle East Research: Nanomembrane Biosensor

Nature Middle East Research Highlight: "Sifting through cells using heat"

11/30/2016
"Laser-beam-induced heat and a nano-wrap reveal heat diffusion patterns in living cells."

"A research team from Saudi Arabia has created a technique that reveals the thermal-transport properties of a living cell, which is potentially useful in identifying the different types of cells including cancer cells."


Nanomembrane-Based, Thermal-Transport Biosensor for Living Cells
Rami T. ElAfandy, Ayman F. AbuElela, Pawan Mishra, Bilal Janjua, Hassan M. Oubei, Ulrich B├╝ttner, Mohammed A. Majid, Tien Khee Ng, Jasmeen S. Merzaban, and Boon S. Ooi
Small (2016)

DOI: 10.1002/smll.201603080