Nanotechnology Playhouse II
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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.”
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Christopher Lampton, Nanotechnology Playhouse: Building Machines from Atoms, Waite Group Press, Corte Madera, CA, 1993, page 22 (Figure 2-5).