Article - 13 Apr 2004
A team at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has caged single enzymes to create a new class of catalysts called SENs, or single enzyme nanoparticles. The nanostructure...
Article - 17 Jan 2005
Using external laser light to open gold-coated nanocapsules could lead to controlled and intelligent delivery of drugs and other substances. Researchers working on drug delivery systems have...
Article - 1 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are increasingly being used in the medical and pharmaceutical sectors, especially in key market areas such as drug delivery and medical imaging. The ways in which...
Article - 5 Mar 2005
This guide explains the basic principles of nanotechnology, looking at such matters as industrial applications, new and future products, the global market, environmental potentials and concerns, types...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
Article - 5 Dec 2005
Single catalytic events of the enzyme chitosanase have been observed by measuring height fluctuations of proteins using an atomic force microscope (AFM) operated in fluid tapping mode.
Article - 10 Jul 2017
Enzymatic catalysis, using microreactors, has gathered a lot of interest within the scientific community, due to its high specific surface which allows for heat and mass transfer processes and the...
Article - 27 Nov 2003
An Israeli subsidiary to BioDelivery Sciences International Inc. (BDSI) is being created to develop nanoscale drug-delivery therapies to treat an inherited disease caused by an enzyme deficiency....
Article - 1 Jul 2010
The great promise of nanotubes as biosensing elements is the potential to develop systems where direct electron transfer between enzymes and electrodes is possible.
Article - 28 Nov 2005
Reducing drug development costs is a major issue for the pharmaceutical sector. CPI, in a collaboration with other researchers are working on an automated system for screening drug metabolism that...