A special class of tiny gold particles can easily slip through cell membranes, making them good candidates to deliver drugs directly to target cells.
A new study from MIT materials scientists...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30679 | 22 Jul 2014
Investigating the structure and dynamics of so-called Meso-Bio-Nano (MBN) systems—micron-sized biological or nanotechnology entities—is a rapidly expanding field of science.
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30493 | 28 Jun 2014
This work focuses on the interactions between molecules and in particular on "amphiphilic" molecules, which contain two distinct parts to them. Household detergent is a good example of a...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30440 | 23 Jun 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The World Market for Sol-Gel Nanocoatings" report to their offering.
More and more manufacturers are turning to nanocoating...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30419 | 19 Jun 2014
Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company developing new and more effective therapies to treat cancer, today announced that the company's management team will present at the...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30406 | 18 Jun 2014
Microfluidic products expert Dolomite have released their Double Emulsion System for creating micron sized emulsion droplets that contain still smaller droplets inside. It enables unrivalled...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30396 | 17 Jun 2014
If you don’t want to die of thirst in the desert, be like the beetle. Or have a nanotube cup handy.
New research by scientists at Rice University demonstrated that forests of carbon nanotubes...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30361 | 12 Jun 2014
One of the defining features of cells is their membranes. Each cell’s repository of DNA and protein-making machinery must be kept stable and secure from invaders and toxins. Scientists have...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30347 | 11 Jun 2014
Biomedical engineering researchers have developed daisy-shaped, nanoscale structures that are made predominantly of anti-cancer drugs and are capable of introducing a "cocktail" of multiple...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30232 | 29 May 2014
Engineered Materials Systems, Inc. (EMS), a leading global supplier of negative photoresist materials for MEMs and IC cooling applications, introduces the DF-4017 Dry Film Negative Photoresist for use...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30041 | 6 May 2014