Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AOI) develops and manufactures advanced
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Today, finely divided particulate materials are incorporated in objects everywhere. This article looks at how particle size is measured.
News - 25 Nov 2010
Infestation by bacteria and other pathogens result in global crop losses of over $500 billion annually.
A research team led by the Carnegie Institution's Department of Plant Biology developed a...
News - 20 Oct 2010
Plants play an important role as producers of sugar and carbohydrates. Scientists from the University of Würzburg are conducting research in this area – with the long-term goal of...
News - 4 Sep 2014
Sugars are an essential source of energy for microrganisms, animals and humans. They are produced by plants, which convert energy from sunlight into chemical energy in the form of sugars through...
News - 19 Oct 2009
Researchers have previously been able to analyse which sugar structures are to be found on certain proteins, but not exactly where on the protein they are positioned. This is now possible thanks to a...
News - 9 Nov 2018
Protein nanopores are found in cell membranes and serve as biological gateways. This means that they can also be used for detecting specific bioactive molecular chains, like sugar chains, such as...
News - 20 Jun 2017
Until now there is no gold standard for the way in which orthopedic spine surgeons stimulate new bone growth in patients. Recently, Researchers from Northwestern University have designed a bioactive...
News - 31 Mar 2014
In the future, the clothes you wear could be made from sugar. Researchers at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) have discovered a new chemical process that can convert adipic...
News - 28 Nov 2013
Finger pricks may soon be a thing of the past for diabetics. Researchers at Western New England University have created a breathalyzer that may help control blood sugar by measuring the amount of...