Chapter 16. Cargo Transport by Teams of Molecular Motors: Basic Mechanisms for Intracellular Drug Delivery

  1. Volkmar Weissig2 and
  2. Gerard G. M. D'Souza3
  1. Melanie J. I. Müller,
  2. Florian Berger,
  3. Stefan Klumpp and
  4. Reinhard Lipowsky

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470875780.ch16

Organelle-Specific Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology

Organelle-Specific Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology

How to Cite

Müller, M. J. I., Berger, F., Klumpp, S. and Lipowsky, R. (2010) Cargo Transport by Teams of Molecular Motors: Basic Mechanisms for Intracellular Drug Delivery, in Organelle-Specific Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology (eds V. Weissig and G. G. M. D'Souza), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470875780.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Glendale, Arizona, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Theory & Bio - Systems, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470631652

Online ISBN: 9780470875780

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Keywords:

  • cargo transport by teams of molecular motors - intracellular drug delivery basic mechanisms;
  • intracellular traffic of molecular motors and molecular motor traffic;
  • molecular motors, working in teams - meeting challenges of intracellular transport

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Intracellular Traffic of Molecular Motors

  • Teamwork of Molecular Motors

  • Conclusion and Discussion

  • References