Article - 24 Aug 2005
Dendrimers are three-dimensional, synthetic macromolecules with branching parts, formed using a fabrication process at the nanscale level. A definition and brief history of dendrimers, their use in...
Article - 26 Jul 2005
Nanotechnology is set to play an important role in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors for humans and animals. How nanoparticles, microfluidic devices, biochips, nanoshells, nanocapsules,...
Article - 8 Apr 2005
Knowledge regarding the elasticity of red blood cells infected by malaria has been improved through the use of a nanotechnology tool called ‘optical tweezers’. Adding miniscule beads of silica to a...
Article - 8 Dec 2015
Prof. Owen Guy, Director of Swansea University's Centre for Nanohealth, spoke to AZoNano about his research into graphene biosensors; which hold the promise of the rapid and accurate detection of...
Article - 23 Aug 2006
The application of micro- and nanobiotechnology in medical diagnostics can be grouped into two areas, invitro (biosensors and integrated devices) and in-vivo (implantable devices, medical imaging)...
Article - 17 Oct 2017
Microfluidics is the general term for the manipulation of nanoliter volumes of fluids through micro-channels.
Article - 23 Feb 2004
A tiny nanowire sensor could pave the way for faster, more accurate medical diagnostic tests for countless conditions and may ultimately save lives by allowing earlier disease detection and...
Article - 12 Sep 2007
Recent development and advance on nanotechnology has brought new insight towards the nanobiosenor. This paper provides latest progress in the field of Nanoparticles and Nanobiosensors for cancer...
Article - 27 Apr 2020
Nanotechnology has proved to be efficient in laboratory diagnosis of infections in general and viral detection in particular.
Article - 20 Nov 2003
Scientists at Northwestern University have developed an ultra-sensitive technology based on gold nanoparticles and DNA that can detect prostate specific antigen (PSA) when present at extremely low...