JRM Vol.35 No.4 pp. 1047-1051
doi: 10.20965/jrm.2023.p1047


Biomolecular Motor-Based Swarm Robot: An Innovation in Molecular Delivery

Mousumi Akter* ORCID Icon and Akira Kakugo** ORCID Icon

*Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Oregon
1229 University of Oregon, 1318 Franklin Blvd, Eugene 97403, USA

**Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
Kitashirakawa Oiwake-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan

January 20, 2023
March 29, 2023
August 20, 2023
biomolecular motor, swarm robot, molecular delivery, microtubule, DNA

Biomolecular motor-based micro-sized robots have recently created an innovation in the field of science and technology as molecular transporters. Groups of these tiny robots can work substantially better than individual ones in terms of the transported distance and number or size of cargo. Site-specific molecular delivery, the main feature of these robots, has helped to improve the workability of robots in a more controllable manner.

Construction of micro-sized molecular swarm robots for cargo transportation

Construction of micro-sized molecular swarm robots for cargo transportation

Cite this article as:
M. Akter and A. Kakugo, “Biomolecular Motor-Based Swarm Robot: An Innovation in Molecular Delivery,” J. Robot. Mechatron., Vol.35 No.4, pp. 1047-1051, 2023.
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