Article - 22 Sep 2009
Food is not the first field that comes to mind when looking for opportunities to apply the results of nanoscience and nanotechnology.
News - 6 Mar 2014
“Now is really the perfect time in history for the university here in Tainan to jump into the field of cryo-EM (cryo-electron microscopy),” said Dr. Robert M. Glaeser, Professor Emeritus...
News - 19 Dec 2013
The University has won a £970,000 share of a £10 million grant from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) for advanced scientific research instruments designed...
News - 16 Dec 2013
From a heart-shaped cell nucleus to a 3D molecular syringe, creative scientists at the University of Bristol have revealed the beauty found in complex and technical research.
The University of...
News - 31 Aug 2010
Two new groundbreaking scientific papers by researchers at UC Santa Barbara demonstrate the synthesis of nanosize biological particles with the potential to fight cancer and other illnesses. The...
News - 8 Feb 2010
A novel strategy for engineering semiconductor materials can boost the performance of water-splitting solar cells for hydrogen production, according to a new study by researchers at the University of...
News - 22 Jan 2010
A team of researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, in Germany, led by the Spanish physicist Rubén Fernández-Busnadiego, has managed to obtain 3D images of the vesicles and...
News - 15 Nov 2009
In order to effectively fight pathogens, even at remote areas of the human body, immune cells have to move quickly and in a flexible manner. Scientists from the Max Planck Institute (MPI) of...
News - 1 May 2009
A species of slug (Arion subfuscus) produces a defensive gel it can chemically convert into a remarkably strong glue. Similar gel-based glues attach some snails firmly onto slippery rocks; tools are...
News - 14 Dec 2008
In 2004, Gunter Oberdorster and colleagues demonstrated that upon inhalation, ultrafine particles, the dimensions of which are measured in nanometers, can move from the nasal passages of rodents to...