Scientists looking for ways to clean up a common, persistent type of organic pollutant have developed an approach that not only restores the power of a naturally occurring pollution buster but also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=129 | 18 Nov 2003
When scientists study cells, they need to know how much oxygen each cell consumes to determine its metabolism. However, existing technology limits this study to groups of cells, not individual...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26907 | 21 Mar 2013
The same properties that make engineered nanoparticles attractive for numerous applications-small as a virus, biologically and environmentally stabile, and water-soluble - also cause concern about...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21451 | 2 Feb 2011
In work that could lead to new ways of detecting and treating malaria, MIT
researchers have used two advanced microscopy techniques to show in unprecedented
detail how the malaria parasite...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7394 | 2 Sep 2008
A team of Harvard chemists led by X. Sunney Xie has developed a new microscopic
technique for seeing, in color, molecules with undetectable fluorescence. The
room-temperature technique allows...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14293 | 22 Oct 2009
By Will Soutter
A research team from the Israel Institute of Technology or Technion has developed a new optical microscope capable of revealing information similar to a conventional blood test but in...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24907 | 23 May 2012
Pyrroles, which are rings containing one nitrogen and four carbon atoms, are essential components of our red hemoglobin as well as the green chlorophyll in plants. Japanese researchers led by...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20905 | 13 Dec 2010
See it for yourself: a new breakthrough in imaging technology using a combination of light and sound will allow health care providers to see microscopic details inside the body.
Access to this level...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20640 | 23 Nov 2010
Northwestern University researchers have taken another step towards realizing a new class of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) enzyme mimics, opening the door for the development of highly sensitive...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=19803 | 1 Oct 2010
Engineers at the University of California, San Diego have invented a "nanosponge" capable of safely removing a broad class of dangerous toxins from the bloodstream – including...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27109 | 15 Apr 2013