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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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...
News - 31 Mar 2014
In the future, the clothes you wear could be made from sugar. Researchers at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) have discovered a new chemical process that can convert adipic...
News - 28 Nov 2013
Finger pricks may soon be a thing of the past for diabetics. Researchers at Western New England University have created a breathalyzer that may help control blood sugar by measuring the amount of...