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June 8th, 2005

Model mimics molecular travelers

Abstract:
Scientists at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam have created a simulation of the nano-size engines and transport systems in human bodies that move particles from one cell or region of the body to another.

Potentially, human-engineered transport systems based on principles being distilled by the simulation could be used to create faster hybrids for lab experiments or drug delivery systems.

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