Biomimetic transport systems use molecular motors and filaments to carry vesicles inside biological cells. Cooperative behavior of molecular motors, molecular traffic jams, the uniaxial and radial...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1294 | 6 Jul 2005
Energy emissions far greater than predicted by Planck’s Law. Posted July 8 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=300 | 12 Dec 2003
Experiments can sometimes lead to the discovery of completely unanticipated
phenomena. Such is the case with the remarkable behavior exhibited by peptide
nanostructures (in the form of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16930 | 9 Apr 2010
X-rays can do a lot of useful things -- detect broken bones, tumors and dental
cavities, analyze atoms in diverse materials and screen luggage at airports
-- but who knew they could cause...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15605 | 25 Jan 2010
By Cameron Chai
Research conducted at the Center for Nanoscale Materials and Argonne's Biosciences Division has discovered a user-friendly and cost-effective method, by which nanoparticles can be...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21944 | 19 Mar 2011
New research sheds light on the interaction between the semi-flexible protein tropomyosin and actin thin filaments.
The study, published by Cell Press on February 15th in the Biophysical Journal,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21635 | 16 Feb 2011
A team of researchers from the Max
Planck Institute of Biochemistry, in Germany, led by the Spanish physicist
Rubén Fernández-Busnadiego, has managed to obtain 3D images of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15580 | 22 Jan 2010
A whole microcosm of various bizarrely shaped life forms opens up when you
look at diatoms, the primary component of ocean plankton, under a microscope.
The regularly structured silica shells...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14905 | 1 Dec 2009
Understanding the steps to the intricate dance inside a cell is essential
to one day choreographing the show. By studying the molecules that give a cell
its structure, University of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16479 | 17 Mar 2010
Researchers have made a discovery about the formation of drops that could lead to new methods for making threads, wires and particles only a few nanometers wide. Posted November 13 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=108 | 14 Nov 2003