Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AOI) develops and manufactures advanced
semiconductor laser transmitters and receivers. These products are used in the
Fiber to the Home, telecommunications,...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Since prehistory man has been aware of the importance of particle size in producing resources and wares with desired properties. Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects...
News - 25 Nov 2010
Infestation by bacteria and other pathogens result in global crop losses of over $500 billion annually.
A research team led by the Carnegie Institution's Department of Plant Biology developed a novel...
News - 20 Oct 2010
Plants play an important role as producers of sugar and carbohydrates. Scientists
from the University
of Würzburg are conducting research in this area – with the long-term
News - 4 Sep 2014
Sugars are an essential source of energy for microrganisms, animals and humans. They are produced by plants, which convert energy from sunlight into chemical energy in the form of sugars through...
News - 19 Oct 2009
Researchers have previously been able to analyse which sugar structures are
to be found on certain proteins, but not exactly where on the protein they are
positioned. This is now possible...
News - 19 Mar 2010
Using nanoparticles designed to recognize specific sugar-binding molecules
on the surfaces of cells, a team of investigators at Michigan State University
has developed a process that uses...
News - 24 Sep 2007
Biomedical engineers at The
University of Texas School of Health Information Sciences at Houston
have announced pre-clinical test results in the September issue of the
International Journal of...
Article - 18 May 2016
The wonder material graphene has special physicochemical properties, such as high mechanical strength, large surface-to-volume ratio, biocompatibility, superior electrical and thermal conductivity,...
News - 18 Jan 2012
A research team at the Medical Research Council has developed a novel mechanism to detect and remove Barrett's dysplasia cells, paving the way to prevent their development into esophageal...