News - 19 Nov 2013
In developing nations, rural areas, and even one's own home, limited access to expensive equipment and trained medical professionals can impede the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Many...
News - 8 Oct 2012
A University of Michigan biophysical chemist and his colleagues have discovered the smallest and fastest-known molecular switches made of RNA, the chemical cousin of DNA. The researchers say these...
News - 7 Sep 2011
Malvern Panalytical and the Birck Nanotechnology Center at Purdue University will jointly host a one day symposium on 21st September 2011 examining the application of light scattering techniques in...
News - 10 Aug 2010
Biomolecules such as peptides and nucleic acids can nowadays be synthesised relatively quickly and inexpensively. In addition, great progress has been made in the development of methods enabling the...
News - 29 Oct 2009
A team of investigators from the University of Toronto have used nanomaterials to develop an inexpensive microchip sensitive enough to quickly determine the type and severity of a patient's cancer...
News - 4 May 2009
Most cellular processes are carried out by molecular machines that consist of many interacting proteins. These protein complexes lie at the heart of life science research, but they are notoriously...
News - 20 Nov 2008
To detect cancer as early as possible, dozens of research groups are developing methods to detect trace levels of cancer-related proteins and genes in blood or other biological samples. Those efforts...
News - 3 Sep 2008
Dr. Marcus Conrad of the Institute of Clinical Molecular Biology and Tumor Genetics at the Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen has decrypted the molecular mechanism through which the death of cells is caused by...
News - 27 Sep 2007
The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota is sending Debabrata Mukhopadhyay, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Biomedical Engineering, to report on his findings at...
Article - 25 Jan 2017
This article discusses using electrospun nanofiber for pharmaceutical applications