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  • News - 26 Apr 2013
    Most TV watchers are familiar with the commercial jingle that's ingrained the notion of cotton as the 'the fabric of our lives'. In the industrial world where advanced materials reign,...
  • News - 26 May 2010
    Hailed as a "cross between a high-speed centrifuge and a cotton candy machine," bioengineers at Harvard have developed a new, practical technology for fabricating tiny nanofibers. The reference...
  • News - 14 Jul 2009
    In a feat of trickery, Dartmouth Medical School immunologists have devised a Trojan horse to help overcome ovarian cancer, unleashing a surprise killer in the surroundings of a hard-to-treat tumor....
  • Article - 23 Oct 2003
    Nano-Tex is one company becoming widely known for its nano-engineered fabrics that repel stains and control moisture levels in a way unheard of a very short time ago. But how exactly do they do such...
  • News - 9 Nov 2017
    People coming in from the heat experience a comfortable feeling in air-conditioned buildings. However, the creation of this comfort comes at a cost to personal expenditure and the environment in the...
  • News - 20 Dec 2013
    In the quest to shrink motors so they can maneuver in tiny spaces like inside and between human cells, scientists have taken inspiration from millions of years of plant evolution and incorporated, for...
  • News - 7 Jul 2012
    Novavax, the biopharmaceutical company that develops vaccines for a range of diseases, announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Gregory Glenn, M.D., presented the findings...
  • News - 8 Jun 2011
    The North Carolina State University researchers are investigating how to use conductive nanocoatings on the surface of textiles. The lead author of the research paper, Dr. Jesse Jur, stated that...
  • News - 8 Apr 2011
    Dog Gone Smart Pet Products, a pet products company that focuses on safety and healthcare of pets through the application of nanotechnology, will introduce its Aspen parka, lounger bed, a...
  • News - 8 Dec 2008
    Researchers in United States and China are reporting progress toward a simple, low-cost method to make "smart fabrics," electronic textiles capable of detecting diseases, monitoring heart...