Article - 25 May 2010
The research efforts taking place within The Nanomedicine Lab are bridging the gap between fundamental nanomaterials engineering and pharmaceutical development towards the realisation of advanced...
Article - 9 Jan 2011
A new word was invented in 2002: "Nanopathology", and that name was used as the title of an FP5 European Commission Project coordinated by Dr. Antonietta Gatti aimed at verifying the "impact of micro...
Article - 8 Dec 2010
In this paper, the design of a generic in-vivo implantable biomedical device capable of detecting threshold values for targeted concentrations (i.e. detection of glucose levels) has been presented.
Article - 1 Dec 2010
The objective of Dr. Mendes' research at the University of Birmingham is to further develop the interdisciplinary surface bionanotechnology field both on a fundamental level and towards biological and...
Article - 25 Nov 2010
In Dr. Luis Moreno-Hagelsieb's laboratory, aluminum oxide interdigitated capacitors have been developed and successfully tested on DNA hybridization test as well as on bacteria.
Article - 21 Nov 2010
Novel delivery vehicles generated through nanotechnology is raising the exciting prospect for controlled and sustained drug delivery across the impenetrable skin barrier.
Article - 16 Sep 2009
RNA interference (RNAi) is a powerful strategy for suppressing gene expression in a sequence-specific manner.
Article - 6 Jul 2005
Biomimetic transport systems use molecular motors and filaments to carry vesicles inside biological cells. Cooperative behavior of molecular motors, molecular traffic jams, the uniaxial and radial...
Article - 5 Jul 2005
Biotechnology products made using nanotechnology methods are expected to command a large share of the medical market-place. Current and future markets, estimates of market value, technical challenges,...
Article - 26 May 2005
Quantum dots which are highly luminescent can be used to help scientists monitor and visualise the interactions of multiple proteins or DNA sequences present in cells or tissues. This article offers...