Over half of patients being seen in the clinic for a diagnosed brain tumor have metastatic cancer, which has no treatment and detrimental outcomes in most cases.
However, a new Cincinnati Cancer...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30712 | 25 Jul 2014
Since they were first developed a quarter-century ago, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have impressed scientists with their mechanical strength and stiffness, their optical performance, and their ability to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30700 | 24 Jul 2014
Rohit Karnik, an associate professor of mechanical engineering at MIT, addresses real-world challenges with his microfluidics and nanofluidics research.
The studies that Karnik and his team...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30688 | 23 Jul 2014
If you’re allergic to dust mites (and chances are you are), help may be on the way.
Researchers at the University of Iowa have developed a vaccine that can combat dust-mite allergies by...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30685 | 23 Jul 2014
Vibrate a solution of rod-shaped metal nanoparticles in water with ultrasound and they'll spin around their long axes like tiny drill bits. Why? No one yet knows exactly. But researchers at the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30677 | 22 Jul 2014
When nuclear fuel gets recycled, the process releases radioactive krypton and xenon gases. Naturally occurring uranium in rock contaminates basements with the related gas radon.
A new porous...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30668 | 21 Jul 2014
Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing new and more effective therapies to treat cancer, today will present updates on its lead candidate CPX-351 and CombiPlex®...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30653 | 18 Jul 2014
University of Houston researchers have devised a new method for extracting molecules from live cells without disrupting cell development, work that could provide new avenues for the diagnosis of...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30651 | 18 Jul 2014
PTB has developed a method for the more exact dosing of heavy ion irradiation in the case of cancer
Irradiation with heavy ions is suitable in particular for patients suffering from cancer with...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30647 | 17 Jul 2014
Scientists have designed a new self-assembling nanoparticle that targets tumours, to help doctors diagnose cancer earlier.
The new nanoparticle, developed by researchers at Imperial College...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30643 | 17 Jul 2014