Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica ›› 2016, Vol. 38 ›› Issue (4): 453-457.doi: 10.3881/j.issn.1000-503X.2016.04.015

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Research Advances in Bacteria-based Microrobot

Yao-jie LIANG, Jun-zhong SUN()   

  1. Department of Division Three for Senior Officers,the First Affiliated Hospital of Chinese PLA General Hospital,Beijing 100048,China
  • Received:2015-09-09 Online:2016-08-20 Published:2016-08-20


The concept of bacteria-based microrobot has been well recognized. It has shown great advantages and potentials for the early diagnosis and early treatment of malignant tumor and in reducing chemotherapy toxicities. In this article we review the concept,structure,and potential clinical applications of bacteria-based microrobot.

Key words: bacteria-based microrobot, chemotwaxis, magnetotaxis, tumor targeting, tumor early detection and treatment

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