The National Dendrimer & Nanotechnology Center serves as a model of collaboration, leveraging the combined academic, government and private sector research expertise of it founding partners....
The publicly listed company Starpharma was established in 1996 to commercialise novel polyvalent molecular technology developed at the CSIRO. Starpharma has since discovered and is developing...
As dendrimers offer manufacturers the prospect of making vast profits in a number of different industry areas, the race to register patents for dendrimers has been fierce. The story of how Dendritic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1375 | 25 Aug 2005
Dendrimers are three-dimensional, synthetic macromolecules with branching parts, formed using a fabrication process at the nanscale level. A definition and brief history of dendrimers, their use in...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1372 | 24 Aug 2005
The University of Tokyo's Hirao Laboratory will soon be home to a computer system specifically designed for theoretical research and development on nano and bio materials. Posted April 13 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=763 | 19 Apr 2004
A nanocapsule is any nanoparticle that consists of a shell and a space, in which desired substances may be placed. A dendrimer is an artificially manufactured or synthesized large molecule comprised...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1649 | 21 Jul 2006
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1338 | 2 Aug 2005
Researchers at the University of Michigan's Center for Biologic Nanotechnology hope to prevent that problem by developing "smart" drug delivery devices that will knock out cancer cells with lethal...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=691 | 30 Mar 2004
For the purpose of this article, most current nanomaterials could be organized into four types: Carbon Based Materials, Metal Based Materials, Dendrimers and Composites
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1872 | 1 Mar 2007
The potential for nanoparticles in cancer drug delivery is infinite with novel new applications constantly being explored. This paper explores the types and structures of nanoparticles used in cancer...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1903 | 14 May 2007