Article - 21 Feb 2008
This article concentrates on the use of the AFM to manipulate single molecules to extract information about the molecular structure or conformation, and intramolecular binding forces.
This video describes the Nano Letters paper on the high speed atomic force miscroscopy (AFM) imaging and mechanical mapping of purple-membrane (bacteriorhodopsin) with Bruker’s Dimension FastScan and...
Article - 24 Jun 2016
In the field of biology, atomic force microscopy (AFM) can be utilized to work in aqueous environments. This is considered an interesting function and it makes this method suitable to measure or track...
Article - 24 May 2012
For the past decade, scientists and engineers have been gaining increasing control over the properties of matter at the nanometer scale - measuring, predicting and constructing nanoparticles and...
This video clip, captured with Asylum's Cypher AFM, shows loosely bound molecules of bacteriorhodopsin moving around on a crystal surface.
News - 9 Nov 2010
The researchers characterize their new technique as a neat solution to the
"needle in a haystack" problem of nanoscale microscopy, but it's more
like the difference between finding...
News - 21 Apr 2012
Sigma-Aldrich has signed a licensing deal with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to offer two membrane scaffold proteins (MSPs) for use in nanodisc technology devised by Stephen Sligar,...
News - 31 Jan 2012
Research, the technology leader in scanning probe/atomic force microscopy
(SPM/AFM), is initiating its 2012 Webinar Series on February 22. The first
webinar will focus on ultra-high...
News - 29 Nov 2011
Asylum Research, the technology leader in scanning probe/atomic force microscopy (AFM/SPM) announces its Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) in Biology Class will be held January 25-27, 2012 in Santa...
News - 22 Sep 2014
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have created a small scale “hydrogen generator” that uses light and a two-dimensional graphene...