Hydrogel of Virus-Templated Nanowires, Version #3

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Submitted by John Burpo and Angela Belcher of the Biomolecular Materials Lab at the Koch Institute

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John Burpo, Angela Belcher
Biomolecular Materials Laboratory, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Scanning Electron Micrograph

"The image is a phage templated network of contiguous cobalt oxide nanowires.  The 3-D virus hydrogel platform is emerging as a versatile platform for a broad array of applications from biological scaffolding to inorganic electrode materials and visually represents the breadth of research in the Biomolecular Materials Laboratory."