QinetiQ researchers have figured out a way to incorporate silver nanoparticles into fibres that give the resultant material bacteria and fungus resistant properties. Posted August 18 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1041 | 6 Sep 2004
Researchers from Singapore’s Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology have developed a transparent wound dressing that utilises nanomaterials. Posted February 17 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=514 | 23 Feb 2004
Manufacturing entire objects from pure silver metal or coating them with silver is prohibitively expensive for consumer items but research has found that impregnating other materials with silver...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1695 | 16 Aug 2006
Scientists in Israel are reporting the first successful spinning of a key
natural protein into strong nano-sized fibers about 1/50,000th the width of
a human hair. The advance could lead to a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8144 | 16 Oct 2008
researchers and colleagues have created a waterproof adhesive bandage
inspired by gecko lizards that may soon join sutures and staples as a
basic operating room tool for patching up surgical...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5897 | 19 Feb 2008
A new wonder material that can generate hydrogen, produce clean water and even create energy.
Science fiction? Hardly, and there's more - It can also desalinate water, be used as...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26912 | 21 Mar 2013
Someday, moving a large, flat-screen TV across the country might be as simple
as taking it off the wall, rolling it up and sliding it into a study tube. That's
the vision of researchers...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9691 | 2 Feb 2009
The light, tickling tread of a pesky fly landing on your face may strike most of us as one of the most aggravating of life's small annoyances. But for scientists working to develop pressure sensors...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19452 | 14 Sep 2010
Valued for it's antibacterial and odor-fighting properties,
nanoparticle silver is becoming the star attraction in a range of
products from socks to bandages to washing machines. But as...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6212 | 7 Apr 2008
Researchers from UNSW have cautioned that more work is needed to understand how micro-organisms respond to the disinfecting properties of silver nano-particles, increasingly used in consumer goods,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27307 | 9 May 2013