Tag: Nanomachines

Innovation, Med Tech

DNA origami: creating DNA-based nanomachines

September 19, 2019

Via: The Medical News

The new revolution is almost here, and it runs on DNA nanomachines, which are extremely useful in biomedical research and in materials science. A new article recently published in the journal Science discusses how these tiny mechanical instruments are being […]

Innovation, Research

Nanomachines to Drill Through Cell Membranes

September 1, 2017

Via: Medgadget

An international team of scientists has developed tiny motorized molecules that can drill holes in cells membranes when stimulated by light. The nanomachines could be useful for drug delivery or directly killing cancer cells. The nanomotors are paddle-like chains of […]