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UCLA Receives NCI Grant to Advance Vault Nanomedicine for Treatment of Lung Cancer

UCLA Receives NCI Grant to Advance Vault Nanomedicine for Treatment of Lung Cancer

A $1 million grant from the National Cancer Institute’s Small Business Innovation Research program will enable UCLA scientists and industry partners to take an innovative lung cancer treatment through the final steps toward its first clinical trial. [More]
New Report on Global Biochips and Nanobiotechnology-Based Nano-Arrays Market

New Report on Global Biochips and Nanobiotechnology-Based Nano-Arrays Market

Research and Markets has announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech's new report "Biochips and Microarrays - Technologies, Markets and Companies" to their offering. [More]
Professor Chris Toumazou Earns 2014 Faraday Medal for Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology

Professor Chris Toumazou Earns 2014 Faraday Medal for Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology

DNA Electronics (‘DNAe’), the inventors of semiconductor DNA sequencing technology and developers of a new, revolutionary point-of-need test for sepsis, announces today that its founder, Chairman and CEO Professor Chris Toumazou FRS, FREng, FMEDSci, FIET, FIEEE, FCGI, FRSM has been awarded the UK Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)’s highest honour, the 2014 Faraday Medal. [More]
Two Finnish Life Science Companies Launch Upcon Upconverting Nanoparticle System

Two Finnish Life Science Companies Launch Upcon Upconverting Nanoparticle System

The life science field has seen numerous detection technologies come and go over the years. Some are shooting stars and others become the golden standard. Photon upconversion is a novel detection technology that has raised much enthusiasm among researchers during recent years. [More]
Superior Hybrid Gold Nanoparticle Cardiac Patch for Tissue Engineering

Superior Hybrid Gold Nanoparticle Cardiac Patch for Tissue Engineering

Because heart cells cannot multiply and cardiac muscles contain few stem cells, heart tissue is unable to repair itself after a heart attack. Now Tel Aviv University researchers are literally setting a new gold standard in cardiac tissue engineering. [More]
NSF Nano-Biosensing Program Awarded Grant to Develop Smart Bioanalytical Systems

NSF Nano-Biosensing Program Awarded Grant to Develop Smart Bioanalytical Systems

A team of researchers from Clarkson University and the University of Missouri have secured a grant from the National Science Foundation for their work in nano-biosensing. [More]
UCLA Re-Engineers Antibiotics to Enhance Activity Against Persister Cells

UCLA Re-Engineers Antibiotics to Enhance Activity Against Persister Cells

We face an urgent global health problem because scientists are not developing new antibiotics as fast as bacteria are developing antibiotic resistance. [More]
UNITAID Report on Tuberculosis Cites NanoLogix Detection Technology

UNITAID Report on Tuberculosis Cites NanoLogix Detection Technology

NanoLogix Inc., an innovative biotechnology company in Northeastern Ohio announces that UNITAID, based in Geneva, Switzerland and hosted by the World Health Organization (WHO), on Friday published their Tuberculosis diagnostics technology and market landscape – 3rd edition. NanoLogix's sandwiched-membrane BNP rapid testing technology for tuberculosis is cited on pages 17 and 37 of the report. [More]
Researchers Develop New Technology to Inject RNA Carried by Lipidoid Nanoparticles

Researchers Develop New Technology to Inject RNA Carried by Lipidoid Nanoparticles

MIT engineers have devised a way to rapidly test hundreds of different drug-delivery vehicles in living animals, making it easier to discover promising new ways to deliver a class of drugs called biologics, which includes antibodies, peptides, RNA, and DNA, to human patients. [More]
Supersensitive Nanoprobe Sensor Enables Extremely Early Detection of Cancers

Supersensitive Nanoprobe Sensor Enables Extremely Early Detection of Cancers

Extremely early detection of cancers and other diseases is on the horizon with a supersensitive nanodevice being developed at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) in collaboration with The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) in Greensboro, NC. [More]