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PEBBLEs Help U-M Scientists Open A Window On Cell Chemistry

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March 13, 1998
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University of Michigan researchers have found a way to monitor changes in the biochemistry of living cells by shooting the cells full of PEBBLEs. Made of polymers, instead of stone, PEBBLEs (Probes Encapsulated By BioListic Embedding) are the smallest biosensors ever developed.

ANN ARBOR---University of Michigan researchers have found a way to monitor changes in the biochemistry of living cells by shooting the cells full of PEBBLEs.


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