Quantum dots which are highly luminescent can be used to help scientists monitor and visualise the interactions of multiple proteins or DNA sequences present in cells or tissues. This article offers...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1254 | 26 May 2005
Researchers at the University of Potsdam, Germany, are using a Zetasizer Nano
ZS from Malvern
Instruments to measure the dimensions and stability of gold nanoparticles
smaller than 5 nm in...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13538 | 8 Sep 2009
Imagine an electronic display nearly as clear as a window, or a curtain that illuminates a room, or a smartphone screen that doubles in size, stretching like rubber. Now imagine all of these being...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28352 | 24 Sep 2013
The Polymer Chemistry Research Group at the University
of Helsinki has succeeded in producing nano-sized metallic copper particles.
When the size of particles is reduced to a nano-scale (one...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10407 | 16 Mar 2009
Gene therapy holds promise in the treatment of a myriad of diseases, including
cancer, heart disease and diabetes, among many others. However, developing a
scalable system for delivering...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=13424 | 1 Sep 2009
The development of new electronic applications like thin-film solar panels, wearable displays and non-invasive biomedical devices, which require significant deformation to copy body movements, has...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21057 | 23 Dec 2010
Researchers at Rensselaer
Polytechnic Institute have developed a new technique for growing slimmer
copper nanorods, a key step for advancing integrated 3-D chip technology.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10442 | 17 Mar 2009
After binding DNA segments to tiny iron-containing spheres
called nanoparticles, researchers have used magnetic fields to direct
the nanoparticles into arterial muscle cells, where the DNA could...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4604 | 1 Aug 2007
Short, customized carbon nanotubes have the potential to deliver drugs to pancreatic cancer cells and destroy them from within, according to researchers at Rice University and the University of Texas...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30319 | 6 Jun 2014
Applied mechanics is progressively becoming a subject of significant interest to various science and engineering disciplines, with growing research overlap in mechanical engineering, materials...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=31816 | 5 Jan 2015