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What is single molecule science?
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Single Molecule Science at UNSW

UNSW’s Single Molecule Science initiative focuses on transforming medicine by providing a molecular perspective on complex biological systems and processes, encompassing biophysics, biochemistry and cell biology as well as nanotechnology and nanofabrication.

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Couldn’t make it to the Biophysical Society’s annual meeting in San Diego (#BPS2020)? Here's a highlight. In the video below, SMS group leader Kate Poole speaks to Biophysical Society TV about...
The AttoBright microscope is small portable, affordable and ultrasensitive
A 3D-printed microscope created by scientists at UNSW Medicine has the potential to make rapid disease screening and diagnosis simpler – and it’s free for anyone to download and use. The researchers...
Research into restoring hearing loss is one of the UNSW Sydney projects to receive funding in the latest NHMRC grants.
UNSW researchers have secured funding for 38 projects in the latest National Health and Medical Research Council funding round.  Using gene therapy to uncover a cure for HIV, helping to tackle...