News - 19 Jun 2020
Imagine if scientists could stop the coronavirus infection in its tracks simply by diverting its attention away from living lung cells.
A new therapeutic countermeasure, announced in a Nano Letters...
News - 12 Jun 2020
In the future, camera lenses could be thousands of times thinner and significantly less resource-intensive to manufacture. Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, now present a new...
News - 28 May 2020
The novel coronavirus pandemic has caused an increased demand for antimicrobial treatments that can keep surfaces clean, particularly in health care settings. Although some surfaces have been...
News - 12 May 2020
Tiny fibrils derived from plants have gained considerable attention. Such nanomaterials have exhibited great potential in outshining plastics, and even substituting them.
A scanning electron...
News - 23 Apr 2020
Alex Zaretski, the scientific founder of Grolltex, examines a layer of graphene. Image Credit: Grolltex
Research teams worldwide are working on innovations to tackle the global...
News - 7 Apr 2020
People cannot differentiate with their naked eye whether the cold-chain food products received by them have actually become spoiled.
The change of the readability of the sticker attached with...
News - 7 Apr 2020
Cellulose nanofibers derived from spent coffee grounds were carefully analyzed by scientists from Yokohama National University (YNU), who have identified them as a viable new source of raw...
News - 1 Apr 2020
The brain is one of our most vulnerable organs, as soft as the softest tofu. Brain implants, on the other hand, are typically made from metal and other rigid materials that over time can cause...
News - 25 Mar 2020
DNA cancer markers passing through the blood or serum of a patient can potentially be detected through graphene-based biosensors, which could usher in a period of liquid biopsy. Conversely, plenty of...
News - 24 Mar 2020
According to a study performed by Sweden-based Chalmers University of Technology and published in the Small journal, graphite nanoplatelets embedded in plastic medical surfaces can prevent infections...