Bio-Gate equips materials and surfaces in all areas where a high level of hygiene is needed with its antimicrobial agents, consisting out of elemental silver, to protect them against bacteria and...
Article - 1 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the medical and pharmaceutical sectors, especially in key market areas such as drug delivery and medical imaging. The ways in which...
Article - 16 Jul 2012
Nanosilver has been used to kill off bacteria for well over a hundred years. But do we understand its effects as well as we think?
Article - 17 Feb 2017
Of the most common applications for nanotechnology in food safety and quality measures, are nano-encapsulated agrochemicals, food additives and supplements, and antimicrobial active food packaging...
News - 3 Jan 2013
As Twelfth Night approaches and the Christmas decorations start to look increasingly congruous as the last crumbs of cake are swept away and the remnants of the turkey have finally been consumed,...
News - 6 Feb 2013
For over a century, each year has been marked by extraordinary progress in both medicine and biotechnology. Just one hundred years ago, Nicholay Anichkov made the earliest link between cholesterol and...
News - 12 Mar 2008
I-Flow Corporation is leading and helping to define a rapidly emerging trend of using silver as an antimicrobial agent to help reduce infections with its ON-Q® PainBuster® with ON-Q...
News - 14 Sep 2009
Treating second-degree burns with a nanoemulsion lotion sharply curbs bacterial growth and reduces inflammation that otherwise can jeopardize recovery, University of Michigan scientists have shown in...
News - 10 Jul 2017
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria that colonize medical equipment and surfaces are causing shocking annual rises in the number of patients becoming infected in clinics and hospitals. Efforts to reduce...
News - 19 Mar 2012
A research team comprising Mihaela Leonida and colleagues from the Fairleigh Dickinson University has reported a process for producing chitosan nanoparticles in the International Journal of Nano and...