NanoString™ Technologies is developing a patent pending nanotechnology based platform for single molecule identification and digital quantification. The NanoString™ system uniquely barcodes individual...
Article - 5 Nov 2003
Bar codes comprising nanosized particles suitable for tagging items as small as individual molecules have been developed. Working a in similar way to conventional bar codes, they are suitable for...
Article - 1 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the defence and security industries. Using gold nanoparticles in sensors for chemical and biological warfare agents, destroying warfare...
News - 17 Sep 2008
In a finding that could speed the use of sensors or barcodes at the nanoscale,
North Carolina State University
engineers have shown that certain types of tiny organic particles, when heated...
News - 19 Jun 2008
Malaria and dengue fever will be the early targets of new trans-Pacific research
using minuscule "barcodes" to detect disease.
The University of Queensland
(UQ) and the University of...
News - 23 May 2008
A new technology with research and clinical application
including the early detection of disease has been invented and
developed by University of Queensland researchers.
Dr Krassen Dimitrov, from...
Article - 11 Aug 2005
Radio frequency identification (RFid) tags are increasingly being used in electronic tagging, tracking and monitoring. Applications for RFid tags, benefits and drawbacks of using RFid tags, and...
In our continuing series on the science of the small, we see how scientists have miniaturized technology not too different from what you can find in the grocery store, tiny barcodes that could detect...
News - 15 Feb 2016
NanoString Technologies, Inc., a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today presented the first proof-of-concept data for its novel massively...
News - 2 Aug 2010
A newly discovered nanomaterial could improve healthcare devices by increasing energy storage, help realize implantable microchips or make better drugs, according to the cover story in July 25th...