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Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis for the Measurement of Environmental Impact of Nanomaterial Wastes and Contaminants

Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis for the Measurement of Environmental Impact of Nanomaterial Wastes and Contaminants

The number of consumer products using nanomaterials is continuing to rise, raising significant concerns about their potential impact on the environment. In this regard, finding appropriate measures for their analysis presents a major issue. [More]
Characterizing Viruses and Viral Vaccines with Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA)

Characterizing Viruses and Viral Vaccines with Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA)

Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis, or NTA, determines the parti cle size distribution of specimens in liquid suspension using the properties of light scattering and Brownian motion. [More]
Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis to Characterize Carbon and Carbon Nanotubes

Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis to Characterize Carbon and Carbon Nanotubes

The production and research of nanocarbon for both diamond and graphite forms has witnessed a significant growth in recent times. [More]
Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) Measurements

Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) Measurements

NTA is a technique used for measuring and analyzing single particle size and concentration. The increasing use of this method has driven the need to reduce variability and user input and offer inter-laboratory consistency in terms of concentration and size measurements. [More]
Imaging the DNA Double Helix with PeakForce Tapping Mode AFM

Imaging the DNA Double Helix with PeakForce Tapping Mode AFM

One of the first biological molecules characterized by atomic force microscopy (AFM) was DNA. DNA imaging using AFM is often performed for characterizing the structure of DNA, protein interaction, dynamics and topology. [More]
Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) to Assess Nanoparticle Toxicity in Waste Water

Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) to Assess Nanoparticle Toxicity in Waste Water

With the rapid development of engineered nanoparticles and nanoscale structure-based products and materials, awareness of the poor understanding of potential toxic effects and environmental impact of these materials has also increased. [More]
Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) to Determine Fluorescence Limit of Detection

Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) to Determine Fluorescence Limit of Detection

While trying to differentiate a specific particle subset from within a complicated background, the ability to identify nanoparticle fluorescence is important. [More]
Nanotechnology in Italy: Market Report

Nanotechnology in Italy: Market Report

There is no shortage of companies and organisations in Italy that are involved in nanotechnology. If their nanotech developments can match the attraction of Italy as a destination for nanotech conferences and events, they will be well placed to capitalise on the nanotechnology revolution. [More]
Nanotechnology in Switzerland: Market Report

Nanotechnology in Switzerland: Market Report

If the funding from the private sector continues, along with their encouragement of entrepreneurialism and a positive tone set by the ERI, R&D activities should prosper benefitting nanotechnology. Developments should also be accelerated by additional knowledge made available through strong international links. [More]
Nanotechnology in Food

Nanotechnology in Food

In the food industry, nanotechnology has been utilized in order to enhance the delivery of food ingredients to target sites, increase flavor, inhibit bacterial growth, extend product shelf life and improve food safety. [More]