Article - 16 Jan 2004
Purdue University researchers have developed a new method to quickly and inexpensively create microfluidic chips, analytic devices with potential applications in food safety, biosecurity, clinical...
Article - 25 Jul 2005
Food packaging and monitoring are a major focus of food industry-related nanotech research and development.
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...
News - 3 Dec 2014
New research from North Carolina State University and the University of Minnesota shows that the majority of consumers will accept the presence of nanotechnology or genetic modification (GM)...
News - 13 Jun 2011
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a draft guidance to give direction to regulated industries with a higher level of certainty on the use of nanotechnology, which involves materials that...
News - 31 Mar 2011
A research team at Kansas State University led by the postdoctoral student in chemistry,India, Lateef Syed is creating a biosensor based on nanotechnology working with Jun Li, associate professor of...
News - 20 Jul 2010
The world's food system provides food for nearly seven billion people each day. But according to a new report from the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), more advances are critical for an...
News - 13 May 2010
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that its educational webinar, entitled “Preparing for Future Trends in Elemental Food Safety Analysis,” is now...
News - 5 Mar 2009
EFSA is today publishing its scientific opinion on nanoscience and nanotechnologies in relation to food and feed safety. EFSA's Scientific Committee (SC) has concluded that established...
News - 29 Dec 2008
A microscopic biological sensor that detects Salmonella bacteria in lab tests has been developed by an Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientist and university colleagues. The sensor could be...