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Capacitive DNA Detection Driven by Electronic Charge Fluctuations in a Graphene Nanopore
Feliciano, Gustavo T. (Universidade Federal do ABC (Brasil))
Sanz Navarro, Carlos (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
Coutinho-Neto, Mauricio Domingues (Universidade Federal do ABC (Brasil))
Ordejon, Pablo (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
Scheicher, Ralph H. (Uppsala University. Department of Physics and Astronomy)
Rocha, Alexandre Reily (Universidade Estadual Paulista)

Títol variant: Charge fluctuations in capacitive DNA sequencing with graphene nanopores
Data: 2015
Resum: The advent of parallelized automated methods for rapid whole-genome analysis has led to an exponential drop in costs, thus greatly accelerating biomedical research and discovery. Third-generation sequencing techniques, which would utilize the characteristic electrical conductance of the four different nucleotides, could facilitate longer base read lengths and an even lower price per genome. In this work, we propose and apply a quantum-classical hybrid methodology to quantitatively determine the influence of the solvent on the dynamics of DNA and the resulting electron transport properties of a prototypic sequencing device utilizing a graphene nanopore through which the nucleic-acid chain is threaded. Our results show that charge fluctuations in the nucleotides are responsible for characteristic conductance modulations in this system, which can be regarded as a field-effect transistor tuned by the dynamic aqueous environment.
Ajuts: MINECO/FIS2012-37549-C05
MINECO/SEV-2013-0295
Drets: Tots els drets reservats.
Llengua: Anglès
Document: Article ; recerca ; Versió sotmesa a revisió
Matèria: Aqueous environment ; Biomedical research ; Charge fluctuations ; Conductance modulations ; Electrical conductance ; Electronic charges ; Hybrid methodologies ; Whole genome analysis
Publicat a: Physical review applied, Vol. 3, Issue 3 (March 2015) , art. 34003, ISSN 2331-7019

DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.3.034003


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