The most promising system for sorting stem cells from other cells uses a MEMS based massively parallel microfluidics system incorporated onto a sterile single chip that is designed for single usage.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1828 | 11 Jan 2007
By Will Soutter
BD Biosciences, a division of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), has introduced a next-generation flow cytometer, BD FACSJazz Cell Sorting System, which enables researchers expecting...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=25113 | 26 Jun 2012
Researchers at Cornell University for the first time have
integrated optical functions with microfluidic ones, enabling the
sorting of particles by light. Reported in the Oct. 29 issue of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5190 | 26 Oct 2007
A technique that uses acoustic waves to sort cells on a chip may create miniature medical analytic devices that could make Star Trek's tricorder seem a bit bulky in comparison, according to a team of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=25641 | 4 Oct 2012
Although the hype surrounding printed, organic, and flexible electronics has soured some on the field, a few technology developers still provide meaningful business potential for today’s multi-billion...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21192 | 12 Jan 2011
Singled-walled carbon nanotubes are graphene sheets wrapped into tubes, and
are typically made up of various sizes and with different amounts of twist (also
known as chiralities). Each type of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=7831 | 26 Sep 2008
Intelligent discrimination of target particles of interest
from a complex liquid matrix is of critical interest in biodefense and
homeland security applications. A miniaturized system...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=4648 | 6 Aug 2007
A new MIT microchip system promises to speed up the separation and sorting of biomolecules such as proteins. The work is important because it could help scientists better detect certain molecules, or...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=3667 | 6 Feb 2007
A collaborative group of DuPont-led scientists have discovered an innovative way to advance electronics applications through the use of DNA that sorts carbon nanotubes. Posted December 2 2003
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=249 | 3 Dec 2003
Fictional candy maker Willy Wonka called his whimsical device to sort good chocolate eggs from bad, an eggucator. Likewise, by determining what enzymes and compounds to keep and which to discard,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16246 | 3 Mar 2010