News - 28 Oct 2008
Carbon nanotubes have significant potential for delivering both imaging and therapeutic agents to tumors, but there is still a need to better quantify how well these rolled-up sheets of graphite can...
Article - 6 Dec 2018
This article explains how to measure the thickness of films using spectroscopic reflectance systems.
News - 5 Apr 2017
Flexible transparent conducting electrodes (FTCEs) are an essential element of flexible optoelectronics for next-generation wearable displays, augmented reality (AR), and the Internet of Things...
News - 20 Jul 2015
Researchers at Columbia University have reported a new approach to visualize glucose uptake activity in single living cells by light microscopy with minimum disturbance. In a recent study published in...
News - 2 Jun 2015
Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a leader in the development of RNAi therapeutics, today presented preliminary safety and efficacy data from an ongoing Phase 1 study of DCR-MYC in patients with advanced...
News - 12 Jul 2012
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed a flexible triboelectric generator based on the principle of generating electricity by rubbing two different plastic materials. This...
News - 24 Nov 2009
Using a small boron-based molecule, glucagon-a hormone that plays a key role in pancreatic diseases-can now be imaged in live pancreatic cells. This breakthrough discovery was made by a team led by...
News - 8 Nov 2007
Using nanoparticles tagged with both a fluorescent label and a radioactive isotope of the element copper, a team of investigators at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) has shown that...
News - 20 Jun 2019
LEDs, solar panels, and similar technologies need a cover material that repels dirt, water, and oil and, at the same time, allow a lot of light through.
By using innovative flexible materials,...
News - 7 Apr 2010
A study published in the current issue of Cell Transplantation (19:1) has found that using the FDA-approved contrast agent Indocyanine Green (ICG) to label human embryonic stem cell-derived...