News - 25 Mar 2014
Researchers at UCL have developed a new antibacterial material which has potential for cutting hospital acquired infections. The combination of two simple dyes with nanoscopic particles of gold is...
News - 16 Jul 2009
Scientists from UCL have created light-activated antimicrobial surfaces that could help fight the spread of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs). Professor Ivan Parkin (UCL Chemistry) and Professor...
News - 8 May 2015
Scientists have developed and combined new paper and flexible polymer substrates with special sensing devices for rapid and accurate detection of pathogens such as HIV, as well as other...
News - 10 Feb 2011
Microsponges derived from seaweed may help diagnose heart disease, cancers, HIV and other diseases quickly and at far lower cost than current clinical methods.
The microsponges are an essential...
News - 23 Mar 2009
Research and Markets has announced the addition of WinterGreen Research, Inc.'s new report "Worldwide Nanotechnology Dental Implant Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, 2009 to...
Article - 20 Jan 2006
Finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
Article - 21 May 2020
Some researchers claim nanobacteria are a new life form responsible for a wide range of diseases, while others say they are simply too small to be living organisms. This article discusses how...
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Ultrasound has been used in nature for navigation under and above water.
Article - 6 Jul 2015
The number of consumer products using nanomaterials is continuing to rise, raising significant concerns about their potential impact on the environment. In this regard, finding appropriate measures...
Article - 30 Jun 2013
Switzerland, a Central European, landlocked country located to the north of Italy and east of France, covers an overall area of 41,277 km2.