News - 26 Jun 2020
Led by the Ikerbasque professor Luis Liz-Marzán, researchers at the Centre for Cooperative Research in Biomaterials CIC biomaGUNE have developed a mechanism by which gold atoms are deposited by...
News - 22 Jun 2020
Human life relies on exceptional arrays of biochemical reactions. Thus, gaining insights into the functions of biomolecules necessitates real-time tracking of such reactions.
An artistic impression...
News - 5 May 2020
Since Robert Hooke's first description of a cell in Micrographia 350 years ago, microscopy has played an important role in understanding the rules of life.
However, the smallest resolvable...
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 - 6 Aug 2019
Researchers at the University of Illinois speculated how microscopic, step-like defects produced at the time of fabrication could be utilized to enhance molecule transport.
The researchers did...
News - 18 Jun 2019
Researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital are making the most of an exclusive phenomenon of nanoparticles to design a test for early detection of various types of diseases, including cancer....
News - 6 Jun 2019
Around 20% of breast cancers produce unusually high levels of a protein known as human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2), reports the Mayo Clinic.
When presented on the surface of cancer...
News - 13 May 2019
Earlier in 2016, the Faculty of Science and Technology at Aarhus University and Novo Nordisk entered into a strategic collaboration contract known as the ‘Aarhus Novo Nordisk Science and Talent...
News - 6 May 2019
For the first time, scientists have shown the creation of a beam of nanodroplets that can deliver a range of biological samples, from cell organelles to single proteins, nearly free from any...
News - 25 Apr 2019
Scientists at Tokyo Tech’s Laboratory for Chemistry and Life Science have produced a micelle-type nano-container that can be toggled between assembled and disassembled states through simple...