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2014-03-03 15:25:51

Researchers from UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have developed an innovative cancer-fighting technique in which custom-designed nanoparticles carry chemotherapy drugs directly to tumor cells and release their cargo when triggered by a two-photon laser in the infrared red wavelength.

2014-02-28 12:24:08

DUBLIN, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3546wd/nanocomposites) has announced the addition of the "Nanocomposites

Frank Kjeldsen
2014-02-28 08:17:46

Endocrine disrupters are not the only worrying chemicals that ordinary consumers are exposed to in everyday life. Also nanoparticles of silver, found in e.g. dietary supplements, cosmetics and food packaging, now worry scientists.

2014-02-27 12:31:24

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2014-02-27 12:31:19

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World's First Acoustic Field Rotator May Help Improve Imaging Capabilities Of Medical Ultrasound Devices
2014-02-26 15:35:43

A Chinese-U.S. research team is exploring the use of metamaterials -- artificial materials engineered to have exotic properties not found in nature -- to create devices that manipulate sound in versatile and unprecedented ways.

2014-02-25 23:01:12

Perpetuus Carbon Technologies enters graphene supply market. Ammanford Wales UK (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Perpetuus Carbon Technologies, a part of the

2014-02-25 14:11:33

A tabletop device invented at Rice University can tell how efficiently a nanoparticle would travel through a well and may provide a wealth of information for oil and gas producers.

2014-02-25 12:25:36

The World's First Acoustic Field Rotator, Described in Applied Physics Letters, May Help to Improve the Imaging Capabilities of Medical Ultrasound Devices WASHINGTON, Feb.

microscale thermogravimetric analysis
2014-02-25 06:25:25

Researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have demonstrated that they can make sensitive chemical analyses of minute samples of nanoparticles by, essentially, roasting them on top of a quartz crystal.


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