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DNA ORIGAMI

Netting proteins, one at a time

A leaky DNA origami plug stops protein flow through a nanopore.

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Fig. 1: Schematic illustration of the nanopore electro-osmotic trap.

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Aksimentiev, A. Netting proteins, one at a time. Nat. Nanotechnol. 16, 1178–1179 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41565-021-00968-3

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