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Resolving the structure of a single biological molecule

LCN researchers determine that the structure of DNA from measurements on a single molecule is not as regular as one might think....

Professor Gabriel Aeppli steps down as Director of the LCN

Director of the LCN at UCL, Professor Gabriel Aeppli FRS, stepped down from his position on 21 March after almost twelve years at the helm...


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In the Dicty World Race 2014 – a competition where scientists compete to see who has the quickest cell, which took...
Researchers have demonstrated an intriguing way to accelerate nanoscale graphene structures to supersonic speeds, and have...