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...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1480 | 20 Jan 2006
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
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20099 | 20 Oct 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...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20692 | 25 Nov 2010
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...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=14222 | 19 Oct 2009
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...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=16534 | 19 Mar 2010
In a promising development for diabetes treatment, researchers have developed a network of nanoscale particles that can be injected into the body and release insulin when blood-sugar levels rise,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=27270 | 4 May 2013
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the BioEnergy Science Center (BESC) combined different microscopic imaging methods to gain a greater...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26066 | 29 Nov 2012
Ordinary table sugar could be a key ingredient to developing much lighter, faster, cheaper, denser and more robust computer electronics for use on U.S. military aircraft.
Though admittedly far in the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21782 | 28 Feb 2011
A complex sugar may someday become one of the most effective weapons to stop the spread of cholera, a disease that has claimed thousands of lives in Haiti since the devastating earthquake last...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21276 | 19 Jan 2011
Future computers may run a little sweeter, thanks to a refinement in the manufacture of graphene at Rice University.
Rice researchers have learned to make pristine sheets of graphene, the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20497 | 12 Nov 2010