3D DNA Nanostructure

Methods and Protocols

  • Yonggang Ke
  • Pengfei Wang

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1500)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. DNA/RNA Structure Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Nadrian C. Seeman, Ruojie Sha, Jens Birktoft, Jianping Zheng, Wenyan Liu, Tong Wang et al.
      Pages 3-10
    3. Luvena L. Ong, Yonggang Ke
      Pages 41-49
    4. Steffen L. Sparvath, Cody W. Geary, Ebbe S. Andersen
      Pages 51-80
    5. Shou-Jun Xiao
      Pages 81-96
  3. Applications of DNA Structures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Fang Lu, Oleg Gang
      Pages 99-107
    3. Xiangyuan Ouyang, Jie Chao, Shao Su, Chunhai Fan
      Pages 121-132
    4. Zhuoliang Liu, Kaiyu He, Wang Li, Xin Liu, Xiahong Xu, Zhou Nie et al.
      Pages 133-151
    5. Steven D. Perrault, William M. Shih
      Pages 165-184
    6. Feng Zhou, Haitao Liu
      Pages 217-235
    7. Xiaoyan Zhang, Xiaoqiang Ding, Jianzhou Zou, Hongzhou Gu
      Pages 257-268
    8. Jing Pan, Tae-Gon Cha, Haorong Chen, Feiran Li, Jong Hyun Choi
      Pages 269-280
  4. Yonggang Ke, Pengfei Wang
    Pages E1-E4
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 281-282

About this book


This detailed volume presents a comprehensive technical overview of DNA nanotechnology with an emphasis on 3D DNA nanostructure design and applications. Coverage spans from basic design principles for DNA and RNA nanostructures to their cutting-edge applications in a variety of fields, with the book divided into basic DNA and RNA nanostructure design strategies as well as applications utilizing DNA nanostructures, including but not limited to nanomedicine, bioimaging, biosensing, nanoplasmonics, nanoelectronics, nanofabrication, crystallography, biophysics, and analytical chemistry. Written for the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. 

Comprehensive and authoritative, 3D DNA Nanostructure: Methods and Protocols provides the most up-to-date tutorial style overviews and technical style protocols to benefit researchers in a wide variety of areas.


DNA and RNA structure design DNA nanotechnology Nanostructure applications Origami approach Nanomedicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Yonggang Ke
    • 1
  • Pengfei Wang
    • 2
  1. 1.Biomolecular Nanoengineering LaboratoryEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA
  2. 2.Biomolecular Nanoengineering LaboratoryEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2017
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-6452-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-6454-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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