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Molecule nanoweaver

United States Patent

March 10, 2009
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Molecule Nanoweaver Improves Drug Delivery and Treatment Efficacy
A method, apparatus, and system for constructing uniform macroscopic films with tailored geometric assemblies of molecules on the nanometer scale. The method, apparatus, and system include providing starting molecules of selected character, applying one or more force fields to the molecules to cause them to order and condense with NMR spectra and images being used to monitor progress in creating the desired geometrical assembly and functionality of molecules that comprise the films.
Gerald, II; Rex E. (Brookfield, IL), Klingler; Robert J. (Glenview, IL), Rathke; Jerome W. (Homer Glen, IL), Diaz; Rocio (Chicago, IL), Vukovic; Lela (Westchester, IL)
The University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
11/ 484,349
July 11, 2006
GOVERNMENT INTEREST The United States Government has certain rights in the invention pursuant to Contract No. W-31-109-ENG-38 between the U.S. Department of Energy and the University of Chicago operating Argonne National Laboratory.