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2014-04-08 08:32:22

DUBLIN, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6zvj74/nanobiotechnology) has announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech's new report "Nanobiotechnology Applications, Markets and Companies" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6zvj74/nanobiotechnology ] to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Nanotechnology is the creation and utilization of...

2013-07-30 23:04:21

Transparency Market Research adds new "Nanobiotechnology Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/nanobiotechnology-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Nanobiotechnology is an emerging field in healthcare which encompasses the applications of two fields - nanotechnology and biotechnology - in the field of...

2012-02-17 11:06:39

While there have been major advances in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of tumors within the brain, brain cancer continues to have a very low survival rate in part to high levels of resistance to treatment. New research published in BioMed Central's open access journal Journal of Nanobiotechnology has used Sendai virus to transport Quantum Dots (Qdots) into brain cancer cells and to specifically bind Qdots to epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) which is often over-expressed and...

2010-08-31 21:16:03

Two new groundbreaking scientific papers by researchers at UC Santa Barbara demonstrate the synthesis of nanosize biological particles with the potential to fight cancer and other illnesses. The studies introduce new approaches that are considered "green" nanobiotechnology because they use no artificial compounds. Luc Jaeger, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at UCSB, explained that there is nothing short of a revolution going on in his field "“"“ one that...

2010-08-25 14:17:52

Scientists and engineers seek to meet three goals in the production of biofuels from non-edible sources such as microalgae: efficiency, economical production and ecological sustainability. Syracuse University's Radhakrishna Sureshkumar, professor and chair of biomedical and chemical engineering in the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science, and SU chemical engineering Ph.D. student Satvik Wani have uncovered a process that is a promising step toward accomplishing these three...

2009-06-16 17:20:00

Triad-Based Center of Innovation To Commercialize NC's Nanobio Ideas RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Biotechnology Center has approved a four-year, $2.5 million grant for the Center of Innovation in Nanobiotechnology (COIN) to develop the commercial potential of nanobiotechnology research from universities across the state. "Nanobiotechnology is an exciting new discipline that has the potential to change everything from textiles to...

2008-09-15 03:00:10

By Hagadone, Zach Anyone familiar with cancer treatment knows about the struggles associated with chemotherapy, but a team of researchers at Boise State University has made a discovery that may lead to advances which could significantly lessen its debilitating effects. By introducing microscopic quantities of zinc-oxide (ZnO) to human blood samples containing cancerous and healthy cells, Boise State physics professor Alex Punnoose and biology professors Denise Wingett and Kevin Feris have...

2007-11-13 06:00:22

By Jain, Kewal K Background: Nanobiotechnologies are being applied to molecular diagnostics and several technologies are in development. Methods: This review describes nanobiotechnologies that are already incorporated in molecular diagnostics or have potential applications in clinical diagnosis. Selected promising technologies from published literature as well as some technologies that are in commercial development but have not been reported are included. Results: Nanotechnologies enable...


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