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Just like cilia

Nature Nanotechnology (20 April 2007) | Download Citation

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Long thin iron oxide composites move back and forth when an external magnetic field is applied, mimicking the motion of cilia

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    et al. Magnetically actuated nanorod arrays as biomimetic cilia. Nano Lett. 10.1021/nl070190c (2007).

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https://doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2007.137

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