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Title: Bacteria turn tiny gears

Abstract

Swarms of bacteria turn two 380-micron long gears, opening the possibility of building hybrid biological machines at the microscopic scale. Read more at Wired: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2009/12/bacterial-micro-machine/#more-15684 or Scientific American: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=brownian-motion-bacteria

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1045830
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; ANL; BACTERIA; MICROSCOPIC GEARS; HYBRID BIOLOGICAL MACHINES

Citation Formats

None. Bacteria turn tiny gears. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
None. Bacteria turn tiny gears. United States.
None. Thu . "Bacteria turn tiny gears". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1045830.
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author = {None},
abstractNote = {Swarms of bacteria turn two 380-micron long gears, opening the possibility of building hybrid biological machines at the microscopic scale. Read more at Wired: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2009/12/bacterial-micro-machine/#more-15684 or Scientific American: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=brownian-motion-bacteria},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2009},
month = {1}
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