Chemical robotics — chemotactic drug carriers

@article{Lagzi2013ChemicalR,
  title={Chemical robotics — chemotactic drug carriers},
  author={Istv{\'a}n Lagzi},
  journal={Central European Journal of Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={8},
  pages={377-382}
}
  • I. Lagzi
  • Published 11 January 2013
  • Biology
  • Central European Journal of Medicine
In this review we show and describe a concept of designing autonomously moving artificial cells (chemical robots) carrying drugs and having tactic behavior based on artificial chemotaxis. Such systems could help to provide new and more efficient drug delivery applications. Chemical robot can be constructed based on the self-organization — natural “bottom-up” way — of fatty acid or lipid molecules into ordered nano- or micrometer size objects that have the ability to move and respond to… Expand

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