News - 22 Sep 2020
A team of scientists from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) in Washington, D.C., has developed a new tool that mimics how SARS-CoV-2...
News - 26 Aug 2020
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New research suggests that nanotechnology could help protect plants against heat stress caused by soaring temperatures and lengthy heatwaves. The...
News - 21 Aug 2020
Nanoscience is a multidisciplinary area of science which enables researchers to create tools that help in understanding the mechanisms related to the interactions between nanomaterials and...
News - 23 Jul 2020
KAIST researchers used atomic force microscopy to quantitatively evaluate how acidic and sugary drinks affect human tooth enamel at the nanoscale level.
This novel approach is useful for measuring...
News - 9 Jul 2020
The discovery of green fluorescent protein (GFP), which is made by a jellyfish, transformed cell biology. It allowed scientists to stitch the GFP sequence to proteins from other organisms to trace...
News - 3 Jul 2020
Plastic pollution is a critical environmental issue facing the world today, yet the impact of all the microplastics (MPs) and nanoplastics (NPs) that have seeped into the food and beverage supply on...
News - 2 Jul 2020
A University of Central Florida researcher is developing new technology to make sure people are getting the food they think they're eating.
The work is funded by a recent $490,000 U.S. Department...
News - 2 Jul 2020
Researchers dipped their new, printed sensors into tuna broth and watched the readings.
It turned out the sensors - printed with high-resolution aerosol jet printers on a flexible polymer film and...
News - 23 Jun 2020
As concern grows among environmentalists and consumers about micro- and nanoplastics in the oceans and in seafood, they are increasingly studied in marine environments, say Baoshan Xing at the...
News - 12 Jun 2020
Miniaturization has enabled so many unfathomable dreams. Shrinking down electronic circuits has allowed us to access technology like smartphones, health watches, medical probes, nano-satellites,...