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Image 111
Nanotechnology Playhouse II

Image 111      
Title:   Nanotechnology Playhouse II  
Date:   1993  
Artist(s):   Unknown  
Image Size:   169,629 bytes   [CLICK to download]
Image Dimensions:   730 X 777 pixels    
Image Palette:   Black & White    
Image Description:  

Nanodevices could be designed for specific health care needs — chipping away at plaque-blocking arteries, cleaning tooth enamel and skin pores, dissolving cancerous tumors. The original caption for this image reads: "A human-made nanomachine goes to war against a virus, one of the most insidious and destructive of natural nanomachines."

Copyright Info:   © Copyright 1993 by The Waite Group, Inc. For reprint permission, please contact Waite Group Press, 200 Tamal Plaza, Corte Madera, CA 94925.
Print Source(s):   Christopher Lampton, Nanotechnology Playhouse: Building Machines from Atoms, Waite Group Press, Corte Madera, CA, 1993, page 22 (Figure 2-5).
Online Source(s):   None

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