News - 30 Jul 2009
Thousands of scientists and hundreds of software programmers studying the process by which RNA inside cells normally degrades may soon broaden their focus significantly.
News - 16 Sep 2008
Nanoparticles filled with a drug that targets two genes that trigger melanoma could offer a potential cure for this deadly disease, according to cancer researchers. The treatment, administered through...
Article - 8 Nov 2017
Nanovectors are a type of targeted delivery vehicle that transports nanoscale material. Current research is exploring their use as an alternative to traditional biological vaccine methods.
News - 15 Mar 2007
The problem of efficiently delivering drugs, especially those that are hydrophobic or water-repellant, to tumors or other disease sites has long challenged scientists to develop innovative delivery...
News - 5 Jun 2018
A collaborative team of researchers from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and the Northwestern University in the United States have developed a new method to see if...
News - 19 Sep 2016
Over the past few years there has been a lot of excitement regarding cancer treatments capable of mobilizing the body's immune system to fight the disease. Checkpoint blockade is one of the...
News - 25 Oct 2012
Sponsored by the Nanodermatology Society, this art contest is designed to highlight original work of an artistic nature related to nanotechnology and especially nanotechnology in dermatology. Subject...
News - 16 Jul 2009
At a technical breakfast, Romain Quidant presented his research into the detection and treatment of cancer using gold nanoparticles illuminated with laser light. Quidant, who was recently awarded the...
Article - 3 Aug 2013
While there is some commitment to increase funding levels for R&D, Brazil is doing its best to become a serious competitor. This can be evidenced by their high levels of research publications, and the...
Article - 11 Jun 2013
A better understanding of how we age and new treatments for dermatitis are just two of the exciting developments that could be possible using an innovative technique for looking at human skin.