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Matinas BioPharma Announces Presentation of Preclinical Data on Encochleated Atovaquone at IDWeek 2015

Matinas BioPharma Announces Presentation of Preclinical Data on Encochleated Atovaquone at IDWeek 2015

Matinas BioPharma Holdings, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on identifying and developing safe and effective antifungal and anti-bacterial therapeutics for the treatment of serious and life-threatening infections, today announced that preclinical data on encochleated atovaquone (CATQ) will be presented at IDWeek 2015 Oct. 7-11 in San Diego. [More]
Atomic-Level Structure Explains Links Between Three Functions in PCAT Pump

Atomic-Level Structure Explains Links Between Three Functions in PCAT Pump

Bacteria have plenty of things to send out into world beyond their own boundaries: coordinating signals to other members of their species, poisons for their enemies, and devious instructions to manipulate host cells they have infected. [More]
Researchers Create Artificial Version of Transcription Factor Using Gold Nanoparticles

Researchers Create Artificial Version of Transcription Factor Using Gold Nanoparticles

Stem cells hold great potential for addressing a variety of conditions from spinal cord injuries to cancer, but they can be difficult to control. Scientists are now reporting in the journal ACS Nano a new way to mimic the body's natural approach to programming these cells. [More]
DNA Origami Technique Promises to Bring Futuristic Microelectronics, Biomedical Innovations to Market

DNA Origami Technique Promises to Bring Futuristic Microelectronics, Biomedical Innovations to Market

DNA, the molecular foundation of life, has new tricks up its sleeve. The four bases from which it is composed snap together like jigsaw pieces and can be artificially manipulated to construct endlessly varied forms in two and three dimensions. The technique, known as DNA origami, promises to bring futuristic microelectronics and biomedical innovations to market. [More]
Silver-Ion Infused Lignin Nanoparticles Effectively Kill Bacteria

Silver-Ion Infused Lignin Nanoparticles Effectively Kill Bacteria

A research group at North Carolina State University has developed a novel, eco-friendly method to fight bacteria by developing lignin nanoparticles infused with silver ions and coated with a single polyelectrolyte layer. The latest breakthrough may lead to improved efficiency of antimicrobial products utilized in personal care and agricultural applications and can pave the way for better, safer and greener nanotechnology. The study has been published in Nature Nanotechnology. [More]
Hydrogel Coated Nanoshells Loaded with Chemotherapeutic Drugs are More Deadly to Tumors

Hydrogel Coated Nanoshells Loaded with Chemotherapeutic Drugs are More Deadly to Tumors

In a move akin to adding chemical weapons to a firebomb, researchers at Duke University have devised a method for making a promising nanoscale cancer treatment even more deadly to tumors. [More]
Discovery of 'Mesh' Cell Structure Could Help Understand Development of Cancer

Discovery of 'Mesh' Cell Structure Could Help Understand Development of Cancer

University of Warwick researchers have discovered a cell structure which could help scientists understand why some cancers develop. [More]
New Report on the Global Market for Nanocellulose to 2025

New Report on the Global Market for Nanocellulose to 2025

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Market For Nanocellulose To 2025" report to their offering. [More]
Ceapro PGX Technology to be Presented at BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Ceapro PGX Technology to be Presented at BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Ceapro Inc. ("Ceapro" or the "Company"), a growth-stage biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of active ingredients for healthcare and cosmetic industries, announced today that an abstract on its novel Pressurized Gas eXpanded (PGX) platform processing technology will be presented at the 12th Annual BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology being held July 19-22, 2015, at the Montr? Convention Center, in Montr?, Canada. [More]
KollagenX Participates in International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference

KollagenX Participates in International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference

KollagenX?Corp., an advanced skin care development and marketing company, attended the annual International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference (IECSC) in Las Vegas held on June 20th-22nd at the Las Vegas Convention Center. [More]