Recent NSF Awards in Proteomics and Protein Research
Title: Nanopipette-Based Immunosensor
Principal Investigator: Michael Mirkin
Sponsor: CUNY Queens College
Start/End Date: Dec. 1, 2012 – May 31, 2014
Amount Awarded to Date: $100,000
Funds the development of a biosensor platform for detection of antibodies and protein biomarkers using nanometer-sized pipettes to sense analytes based on changes in ion current flowing through the aperture upon target capture.