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Bacteriobot cancer-treating nanorobot


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Bacteriobot uses genetically modified salmonella bacteria’s brain and flagella to target cancer tumours with microscopic capsules filled with drugs.

STATUS: tested on mouse tumours

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Chonnam National University (CNU)

University in Gwangju, South Korea.

Duke University

Private research university in Durham, North Carolina

Park Jong-Oh

South Korean engineer and Director of Robot Research Initiative at Chonnam National University.

Sapienza University of Rome

Public research university.

Shawn Douglas

Assistant Professor at UCSF.