Article - 27 Feb 2007
The serious health risks posed by workplace exposure to nanomaterials share some striking similarities to those presented by asbestos. As with exposure to asbestos or other toxic dusts, workplace...
Article - 31 May 2018
Future of Nanotechnology is an active topic of discussion among researchers, futurists, industrialists, technologists, engineers as well as people of non-scientific backgrounds. Since nanotechnology...
Article - 12 Sep 2017
Within the design of such scaffolds, the materials undergoing a serious amount of research are hydrogels, as they can produce realistic tissue constructs resembling living tissues.
Article - 10 Jan 2020
Many industries rely upon techniques that provide accurate information on substances and products being tested. One set of techniques that have importance for research and development in several...
Article - 21 May 2018
Nanotechnology deals with materials on a nanometer scale, which is a thousand times smaller than the micrometer scale. This is comparable in size to biomolecules and biomaterials, rather than to the...
Article - 25 Jan 2017
This article discusses using electrospun nanofiber for pharmaceutical applications
Article - 23 Feb 2004
A Pennsylvania organization put together to help local nanotechnology research and commercialization efforts has helped local researchers secure around $60 million in federal grants. Posted February...
Article - 17 Jan 2005
Using external laser light to open gold-coated nanocapsules could lead to controlled and intelligent delivery of drugs and other substances. Researchers working on drug delivery systems have...
Article - 5 Apr 2004
Engineers from Duke University have described progress building so-called "smart nanostructures," including billionths-of-a-meter-scale "nanobrushes" that can selectively and reversibly sprout from...
Article - 11 Feb 2004
Researchers at the Institute of Theoretical and Applied Information Technologies in Poland are working on the development of trees that don’t produce wood but make plastic, metals, metal alloys and...