Nanotechnology Playhouse IV
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Nanosubmarines could navigate through the bloodstream, searching for invading organisms. In this image, a large spherical bacterium (mislabeled “drug molecule” in the originally-published artwork) is recognized and grasped by the medical nanorobot in preparation for disposal.
© Copyright 1993 by The Waite Group, Inc. For reprint permission, please contact Waite Group Press, 200 Tamal Plaza, Corte Madera, CA 94925.
Christopher Lampton, Nanotechnology Playhouse: Building Machines from Atoms, Waite Group Press, Corte Madera, CA, 1993, page 73 (Figure 6-4).