Particular® is a start-up company based in Hannover, northern Germany, that produces nanoparticles using a new innovative method. Particular stands for high purity, applicational safety, and the...
Article - 2 Aug 2005
Nanomaterials and nanoparticles are being used in chemical synthesis, especially in the areas of catalysis, separations and remediation. The different types of nanomaterials and nanoparticles being...
Article - 13 Dec 2004
The medical and pharmaceuticals sector will benefit from advances in nanotechnology, with diagnostics, drugs delivery and tissue regeneration being three of the main areas of development. This article...
Article - 13 Sep 2006
Quantum Dots (QDs) have unique optical and electronic properties that make them suitable for breakthrough treatments such as the detection and destruction of cancer cells.
News - 14 Mar 2007
MIT researchers have created an inexpensive method to screen for millions of different biomolecules (DNA, proteins, etc.) in a single sample--a technology that could make possible the development of...
News - 18 Sep 2013
Separating target molecules in biological samples is a critical part of diagnosing and detecting diseases. Usually the target and probe molecules are mixed and then separated in batch processes that...
News - 16 Jan 2009
Antibodies that target epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) have proven themselves as potent anticancer drugs. Now, a team of investigators led by Shuming Nie, Ph.D., and Lily Yang, Ph.D., both at...
News - 23 Sep 2009
Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago Medical Center's Brain Tumor Center have developed a way to target brain cancer...
News - 28 Aug 2009
For cancer drug developers, finding an agent that kills tumor cells is only part of the equation. The drug also must spare healthy cells, and ideally its effects will be reversible to cut short any...
Article - 7 Mar 2013
If the success of NanoMech is an indicator of what can happen in Arkansas, it seems logical that research into the use of nanotechnology in energy efficient technologies could be a hot topic in that...