Nanotech 2005 Vol. 1
Nanotech 2005 Vol. 1
Technical Proceedings of the 2005 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Volume 1

Bio Micro Sensors Chapter 8

Nanobiodevices Integrating Biomolecular Motors

Authors: S. Ramachandran, D. Wu, T. Nitta, R. Tucker, A. Phillips and H. Hess

Affilation: University of Washington, United States

Pages: 393 - 393

Keywords: hybrid devices, biomolecular motors, motor proteins, kinesin, microtubules

Abstract:
Biomolecular motors, such as the motor protein kinesin, can serve as force-generating modules in hybrid nanodevices. We will present recent progress in utilizing these motors for nanoscale transport of target reagents and discuss applications, such as the distributed sensing of biological agents.

Nanobiodevices Integrating Biomolecular Motors

ISBN: 0-9767985-0-6
Pages: 844
Hardcopy: $109.95