Micromotor enhanced microarray technology for protein detection

Eden Morales-Narváez, Maria Guix, Mariana Medina-Sánchez, Carmen C. Mayorga-Martinez, Arben Merkoçi

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    Abstract

    Microengines meet microarray technology. The transport of a target molecule toward a sensing surface can play a critical role in biodetection performance. The mixing induced by the motion of self-propelled micromotors can assist such transport and consequently enhance the performance of surface-based biosensing systems, particularly in microarray-based immunosensing that can be extended to DNA and cell analysis. © 2014 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2542-2548
    JournalSmall
    Volume10
    Issue number13
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014

    Keywords

    • microarray technology
    • micromotors
    • protein detection
    • surface-based biosensing

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