News - 27 Sep 2007
Using enzymes from E. coli bacteria, Duke University chemists and engineers have introduced a hundred-fold improvement in the precision of features imprinted to create microdevices such as...
News - 26 Sep 2007
By placing quantum dots on a specially designed photonic crystal, researchers at the University of Illinois have demonstrated enhanced fluorescence intensity by a factor of up to 108. Potential...
Article - 30 Jul 2018
This article covers an overview of the background and properties of the different types of nanoparticles.
Article - 5 Dec 2017
Here AZoNano looks at graphene and its uses in biomedical applications.
News - 10 Aug 2007
The delivery, manipulation and assembly of functional materials such as metal nanoparticles into predefined architectures and patterns is of great interest in nanotechnology. Nanoscale patterns of...
Article - 8 Nov 2017
Biosensor technology can detect a biological event by the production of a measurable signal. The process of detection combines a recognition element for a type of biomolecule or chemical reaction with...
Article - 24 Oct 2017
Advances in nanotechnology are increasingly being utilized in the life sciences. Designs and structures at the nanometer scale are being applied to fields such as pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and...
News - 19 Jun 2007
Deep inside a flooded mine in Wisconsin, scientists from several institutions including the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have discovered a world...
Article - 15 Jun 2015
Nathan Gianneschi, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at UC San Diego, talks to AZoNano about the visualization and growth of “nanoscale” chemical complexes in real time.
News - 2 May 2007
For the first time, MIT researchers have found a way to measure the mass of single cells with high accuracy.
The new technique, which is based on a micromechanical detector, could allow researchers...