Nanoemulsions, also called sub-micron emulsions (SME) and mini-emulsions, are oil in water emulsions with droplet diameters at the nanoscale. This article looks at how nanoemulsions are processed...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1244 | 25 May 2005
Scientists at Oregon State
University have developed a new "adjuvant" that could allow the
creation of important new vaccines, possibly become a universal vaccine carrier
and help medical...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13645 | 15 Sep 2009
Zeta potential is explained and its effects on flocculation and its importance in the development of pharmaceuticals. Examples of how zeta potential is used or has been used for fat emulsions and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1234 | 12 May 2005
Cancer cells, like bacteria, can develop resistance to drug therapy. In fact,
research suggests strongly that multidrug-resistant cancer cells that remain
alive after chemotherapy are...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=11138 | 27 Apr 2009
Researchers at MIT and Harvard
Medical School have built targeted nanoparticles that can cling to artery walls
and slowly release medicine, an advance that potentially provides an alternative...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=15488 | 18 Jan 2010
A novel technique for reducing tumors in rats-using nano-sized, oil-based
emulsions may be the latest weapon in fighting cancer.
The technique, part of the burgeoning field of nutraceuticals,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=6717 | 1 Jul 2008
Two new construction manuals are now available for the world's smallest lamps.
Based on these protocols, scientists from the Max
Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces have tailor-made...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=12283 | 26 Jun 2009
Liposomes are small spherical vesicles which consist of amphiphilic lipids, enclosing an aqueous core. The classification of liposomes, the different processing techniques used, the benefits of using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1243 | 25 May 2005