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Many Common Household Products Contain DNA-Damaging Nanoparticles: Study

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Some nanoparticles commonly added to thousands of consumer products can significantly damage DNA, according to a new study by researchers at MIT and the Harvard School of Public Health...

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2014-04-16 23:03:03

New research report “Nanosensor Markets 2014” worked out by NanoMarkets is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the applications for nanosensors are forecast to increase at a considerable rate in the forthcoming years. London, UK (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 At present, nanosensors (special devices capable of detecting nanoparticles) are already extensively used in the medical diagnosis sector, but are predicted to be commercialized in domestic security,...

2014-04-16 14:11:59

A University of Texas at Arlington physicist working to create a luminescent nanoparticle to use in security-related radiation detection may have instead happened upon an advance in photodynamic cancer therapy. Wei Chen, professor of physics and co-director of UT Arlington's Center for Security Advances Via Applied Nanotechnology, was testing a copper-cysteamine complex created in his lab when he discovered unexplained decreases in its luminescence, or light emitting power, over a...

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...

2014-04-04 12:35:32

Using magnetically controlled nanoparticles to force tumor cells to 'self-destruct' sounds like science fiction, but could be a future part of cancer treatment, according to research from Lund University in Sweden. "The clever thing about the technique is that we can target selected cells without harming surrounding tissue. There are many ways to kill cells, but this method is contained and remote-controlled", said Professor Erik Renström. The point of the new technique is that it is...

2014-03-31 23:04:17

The report claims that the demand for sensors will be driven by the latest trends in healthcare and national security needs, as well as the trend toward an Internet-of-Things (IoT). Glen Allen, Virginia (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 The market for nanosensors will grow from $13.1 million in 2014 to $485 million in 2019, according to a new report by the industry analyst firm NanoMarkets. The report titled, "Nanosensor Markets—2014" report is the latest market study from this firm,...

2014-02-27 23:24:56

Recognizing the potential of microscopic nanotechnology to revolutionize the field of medicine, the University of Virginia has recruited one of the nation’s top experts to serve as co-director of the Institute for Nanoscale and Quantum Scientific and Technological Advanced Research (nanoSTAR). Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Recognizing the potential of microscopic nanotechnology to revolutionize the field of medicine, the University of Virginia has recruited one of the...

2014-02-25 23:28:13

This report identifies where and how the commercial opportunities presented by nanosensors will appear and provides detailed projections of the size of these opportunities over the coming eight years. (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Glen Allen, VA: Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets today announced the addition of a new report to the firm’s schedule titled, “Nanosensor Markets 2014” (Nano-701) that the firm will release in March of 2014. NanoMarkets has released a preview of the report...

2014-02-21 12:24:59

DUBLIN, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/v92vqz/nanomedicine ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Nanomedicine Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The emergence of nanomedicine and the application of nanomaterials in the healthcare industry will bring about groundbreaking improvements to the current therapeutic and...

Fighting Heart Disease With Sticky Nanoparticles
2014-02-19 06:53:07

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at Clemson University have developed a promising, non-invasive way to fight heart disease by using nanoparticles coated with a sticky protein to deliver drugs to clogged or damaged arteries. The researchers, led by Clemson bioengineering professor Naren Vyavahare, hope their breakthrough could someday supplement, or even replace, traditional heart disease treatments such as vascular stents, which hold blood vessels...

2014-02-18 23:32:16

ResearchMoz include new market research report "Nanosensor Markets - 2014: Industry Size, Shares, Growth, Trends And Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports. View all reports in nanotechnology - http://www.researchmoz.us/nanotechnology.htm. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Nanosensors-devices capable of detecting nanoparticles-are already in use in the medical diagnosis field, but are expected to see near-term commercialization in military, domestic security and...