Molecular manufacturing was identified as the original concept of nanotechnology, with the debate focusing on its possible application in the fields of medicine and the environment. Fighting disease,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1061 | 10 Nov 2004
Nanobiotechnology techniques can be applied in many areas of medicine, including diagnostics, implants, gene analysis, protein analysis, tissue engineering, artificial organs and therapeutics. This...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1291 | 5 Jul 2005
The medical and pharmaceuticals sector will benefit from advances in nanotechnology, with diagnostics, drugs delivery and tissue regeneration being three of the main areas of development. This article...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1078 | 13 Dec 2004
A novel method for finding and delivering healing drugs to newly formed microcracks in bones has been invented by a team of chemists and bioengineers at Penn State and Boston University. The method...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28191 | 5 Sep 2013
Here's the vision: an elderly woman comes into the emergency room after a fall. She has broken her hip. The orthopaedic surgeon doesn't come with metal plates or screws or shiny titanium ball...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20856 | 8 Dec 2010
Funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
could lead to the development of new and better treatments for broken bones
and other orthopaedic problems...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11673 | 26 May 2009
The teeth and bones of mammals, the protective shells of mollusks, and the
needle-sharp spines of sea urchins and other marine creatures are made-from-scratch
wonders of nature.
Used to crush...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=8353 | 28 Oct 2008
Scientists have copied the natural glue secreted by a tiny sea creature called
the sandcastle worm in an effort to develop a long-sought medical adhesive needed
to repair bones shattered in...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13195 | 18 Aug 2009
Researchers at Eindhoven University
of Technology (TU/e) for the first time have shown the earliest stages in
biomineralisation, the process that leads to the formation of bones, teeth and...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11497 | 14 May 2009
Biomedical engineers at The
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston are leading a multi-institution
initiative to produce a bio-compatible compound designed to mend serious...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=9573 | 26 Jan 2009