We demonstrate the characterization of DNA optical microfiber devices fabricated by manually drawing. The strength, flexibility and optical loss are experimentally investigated. DNA optical microfiber devices are expected as novel optical biosensors.
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W. Long, W. Zou, Z. Hong, Y. Su, L. Tong, L. Yang, L. Zhou, X. Li, and J. Chen, "Characterization of DNA Optical Microfiber Devices Fabricated by Drawing," in CLEO:2011 - Laser Applications to Photonic Applications, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper CME1.