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
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.