Article - 1 Dec 2003
Work conducted at South Africa's University of Zululand's might soon be applied in areas like energy storage and water treatment. Posted November 2003
Article - 9 Mar 2017
Antibiotics are the most widely prescribed medicine nowadays, with many finding their way into aquatic systems and causing problems due to their non-biodegradable nature and threat to water supplies.
Article - 4 Apr 2017
The antibacterial properties of nanosilver have been successfully applied for a variety of health treatments including intravenous, urinary and tracheal catheters, endotracheal tubes, bone cements,...
Article - 19 Mar 2004
Hyosung announced that it has become Korea’s first developer of nanotechnology fiber. Posted February 25 2004
Article - 2 Apr 2008
Current antibacterial drugs might become ineffective in the near future due to a phenomenon called pharmacoresistance. In this article vancomycinmodified tips were used to measure the forces and...
Article - 16 Aug 2006
Manufacturing entire objects from pure silver metal or coating them with silver is prohibitively expensive for consumer items but research has found that impregnating other materials with silver...
Article - 6 Feb 2004
Detecting pathogens, whether from natural diseases or biological weapons, is about to get faster and more convenient, thanks to a new technique that can sense harmful DNA and immediately alert a...
Article - 21 Aug 2017
Artificial micro and nanomotors have been a trending research topic within the biomedical industry as a means of transporting therapeutic materials to target organs in a rapid and efficient manner.
Article - 25 Feb 2017
This article looks at nanoparticle size determination in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries.
Article - 18 May 2010
Bacteria readily adhere on all types of surfaces and form biofilms. The biofilm protects the colonizing microorganisms and thus, bacteria in a biofilm can be several orders of magnitude more resistant...