News - 7 Nov 2017
Nanotechnology, the science of creating materials possessing very tiny fibers, is having an increasing influence on everyday life. Currently, researchers have demonstrated for the first time in mice...
News - 6 Mar 2017
Researchers at BRGM (the French Geological Survey in Orleans, France) study the physical, chemical, and structural properties of minerals. BRGM is a public agency which produces and disseminates...
News - 22 Oct 2015
Cars appear to produce carbon nanotubes, and some of the evidence has been found in human lungs.
Rice University scientists working with colleagues in France have detected the presence of...
News - 7 Sep 2015
Franz M. Geiger is leading a team of Northwestern University scientists involved in a multi-institutional research center that just received a five-year, nearly $20 million renewable grant from the...
News - 6 Mar 2015
Dunkin' Brands, the parent company of the Dunkin' Donuts chain, has agreed to remove titanium dioxide, a whitening agent that is commonly a source of nanomaterials, from all powdered sugar...
News - 8 Dec 2014
Oxford Instruments, the leading supplier of SEM-based particle analysis systems, has introduced its next generation particle analysis platform, AZtecFeature.
AZtecFeature can automatically...
News - 11 Nov 2014
EnGeneIC, Ltd., an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on developing its proprietary EDV™ nanocell platform for the targeted delivery of cancer therapeutics and other therapeutic...
News - 30 Oct 2014
Empa toxicologist Harald Krug has lambasted his colleagues in the journal Angewandte Chemie. He evaluated several thousand studies on the risks associated with nanoparticles and discovered no end of...
News - 23 Oct 2014
Elsevier announced the publication of five new books in the area of Nanotechnology.
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News - 16 Jan 2013
Safety fears about carbon nanotubes, due to their structural similarity to asbestos, have been alleviated following research showing that reducing their length removes their toxic properties.