Influence of cytoskeleton on nanoparticle migration in biological cells

Tarasenko, A.; Jastrabik, L.
October 2009
Applied Physics Letters;10/26/2009, Vol. 95 Issue 17, p173705
Academic Journal
Magnetic nanoparticles have shown great promise for their use in many biomedical applications. Here we develop a quantifiable cell model to investigate particle diffusion. The tracer, jump, and chemical diffusion coefficients have been calculated for different densities of cytoskeleton proteins.


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