Article - 4 Apr 2017
Gold nanoparticles are one of the most popular and widely researched types of nanoparticle. Gold nanoparticles are used for different applications ranging from the biological to the material science.
Article - 18 Oct 2016
Gold nanoparticles (GNPs) are a promising technology with applications in a wide range of fields including catalysis, electronics, materials science, and healthcare. They are of great interest to...
Article - 15 Aug 2005
Research suggests that it could be possible to produce industrial nanoparticles in genetically engineered crops, instead of in the laboratory. By looking at two recent research projects on...
News - 26 Oct 2010
Though targeted nanoparticle-based imaging agents and therapeutics for diagnosing and treating cancer are making their way to and through the clinical trials process, researchers still do not have a...
News - 12 Dec 2011
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University, Rongchao Jin and Roberto R. Gil have used nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy to study the structure of gold nanoparticles, paving the way to...
News - 16 Dec 2010
A new study from researchers at North Carolina State University sheds light on how a technique that is commonly used for making single-metal nanoparticles can be extended to create nanoparticles...
News - 1 Nov 2007
In 2002, U.S. farmers harvested 2.7 billion bushels of soybeans. Last year in Missouri, farmers harvested 194 million bushels of soybeans worth about $1.2 billion. Now, a team of researchers at the...
News - 27 Feb 2007
The future of cancer detection and treatment may be in gold nanoparticles - tiny pieces of gold so small they cannot be seen by the naked eye. The potential of gold nanoparticles has been hindered by...
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...
News - 30 Apr 2013
In recent years, metal nanoparticles have showed great application prospect in the field of biological imaging, cancer diagnosis and treatment due to its unique optical scattering and optical...