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Gene and Molecular Manipulation Using Electron Tunneling Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036726D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

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Foster, JS Frommer, JE Klaassen, KB [+details]


Disclosed is a mechanism for altering molecular structures with the ability to manipulate extremely local areas (at the angstrom level) based on electron tunneling which can be used to alter genetic codes by splicing and reconnecting the bases which make up a strand of DNA.