Deano (deanwaller at email.msn.com) wrote:
: While I'm not really INTO the field of DNA computers I do know a bit about
: them. Recently a company called Nanotronics filed a patent (W0 98/28320)
: with the University of California.
: The 'computer' works by very small devices being coated with a predetermined
: DNA sequence. The silicon chip then acts like a substrate and is coated with
: the complementary DNA seq.
: This brings the device and the substrate together to interact.
: Hope this info was of some use.
Um, that sounds more like a GeneChip to me than a DNA computer.