Article - 1 Dec 2009
Thermal Gravimetric Analysis is a thermal analysis technique used to determine changes in mass as a function of temperature for polymers, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and food.
Article - 7 Oct 2009
Liposome is attracting attention as a drug carrier for chemotherapeutic agents because of its ability to easily regulate lipid composition, particle diameter, charge, etc., and the ability to...
Article - 21 Feb 2008
Intrinsiq Materials are an IP generating applications and bespoke materials company that maintains a patented nanomaterial manufacturing platform technology and a portfolio of IP that enables us to...
Article - 8 Mar 2007
Nanoencapsulation is defined as the process of encapsulating substances with various coating materials at the nanoscale range. This technique is primarily used within the pharmaceutical, food and...
Article - 28 Jul 2005
Some nanofood products are already on the market, with many more nanotech food projects currently at R&D stage. Estimates about the worldwide value of the nanofood market, statistics for the number of...
Article - 6 May 2005
Liposomes are important new materials in the area of biotechnology, specifically drug development and cosmetics. The size of liposomes largely determines their properties. Applications, size effects...
Article - 19 Nov 2003
QinetiQ Nanomaterials and BOC have enetered into an alliance to develop nanomaterials. Both hope that the joint effort will help to realise the true potential of nanomaterials more quickly. Posted...
Article - 7 Jun 2011
Silver nanoparticles have unique optical, electrical, and thermal properties and are being incorporated into products that range from photovoltaics to biological and chemical sensors. Described herein...
Article - 21 Jul 2006
Nanotechnology has already permeated many aspects of everyday life. Many consumer items such as sunglasses, textiles and clothes, sports equipment such as tennis balls and rackets and sunscreens are...
Article - 27 Aug 2005
With carbon nanotubes set to play a key and potentially very lucrative role in many different industries, there has been a worldwide race to patent nanotubes. Which companies have led the way in...