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2013-04-23 08:33:14

SALT LAKE CITY, UT, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - American Biotech Labs (ABL) has just released what is believed to be the first ever human-ingestion safety study on both a silver supplement, and also a nano-particle.  The published abstract for the study states that ingestion of the patented ABL nano-silver particle showed no negative effects on any tested system in the body. The study included 3-, 7-, and 14-day exposures to American Biotech Labs 10-ppm (15 ml/day) silver...

2013-04-22 11:28:59

In a new study performed at the Center for Nanoscale Materials at the U.S. Department of Energy´s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, researchers have for the first time seen the self-assembly of nanoparticle chains in situ, that is, in place as it occurs in real-time. The scientists exposed a tiny liquid “cell” or pouch that contained gold nanoparticles covered with a positively charged coating to an intense beam of electrons generated with a transmission electron...

2013-04-22 04:20:27

SALISBURY, England, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoSight, leading manufacturers of unique nanoparticle characterization technology, are pleased to announce that the company has been selected to receive the Queen's Award for Enterprise - Innovation in 2013. Following on from their 2012 Queen's Award for Enterprise for International Trade, NanoSight is pleased to announce further recognition for their market-leading nanoparticle characterization technology. NanoSight...

2013-04-09 11:34:01

Cuts in federal funding of nanotechnology research threaten to slow progress toward some of the field's greatest promises, including commercialization of sustainable new energy sources that do not contribute to global warming, an international authority in the field cautioned here today. Speaking at the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society, A. Paul Alivisatos, Ph.D., expressed concern that the cuts come when...

2013-04-09 11:18:31

Earlier efforts to determine the health and environmental effects of the nanoparticles that are finding use in hundreds of consumer products may have produced misleading results by embracing traditional toxicology tests that do not take into account the unique properties of bits of material so small that 100,000 could fit in the period at the end of this sentence. That was among the observations presented here today at the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical...

2013-04-06 23:01:05

Researchmoz.us include new market research report"Global Nanotechnology And Nanomaterials Market Stage Of Development, Global Activity And Market Opportunities" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY (PRWEB) April 06, 2013 New Market Research Report Added In Researchmoz.us Reports Database Global Nanotechnology And Nanomaterials Market Stage Of Development, Global Activity And Market Opportunities. Nanotechnology applications and nanomaterials are being applied across a raft...

2013-03-14 23:04:33

Research and Markets presents this report on the Global Market for Nano Silver which attempts to uncover some of the characteristics, features and benefits of this revolutionary product which can help change the prospects of most of the industries. Dublin, Ireland (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 Nanomaterials have enormous potential and are slated as materials for the future technologies. There are several specific type of nanomaterials already developed in the marketplace and Nano Silver is one...

2013-03-13 20:20:53

SINGAPORE, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoMaterials Technology Private Limited ("NMT") wins Special Award in the 12th Japan International Nano Exhibition & New Technology Exhibition & Conference from 30(th) January to 1(st) February 2013. The three-day exhibition was held in Tokyo Big Sight, Japan. The event had garnered about 600 exhibitors and approximately 47,000 visitors, both locally and globally. NMT was recognized for its excellence in technology and product innovation....

Nanoparticles Carrying Bee Venom Deliver Death Blow To HIV Virus
2013-03-08 12:17:41

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new report in the journal Antiviral Therapy, researchers from the Washington University in St. Louis have found that nanoparticles loaded with bee venom are capable of destroying the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) while leaving the body´s cells unharmed. In a radical departure from traditional attempts to treat HIV, the research team says that the nanoparticles could be used to develop a prophylactic gel capable of...

Mussels Adhesive Power May Hold Cure To Cancer And More
2013-03-07 17:16:51

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In all advances in science and technology, researchers must first look back before looking forward. And there´s something about the natural shape and form of living creatures which have long been residents of Earth which cannot be improved upon, only mimicked. Hongbo Zeng, a chemical and materials engineering researcher at the University of Alberta, has been studying one creature in particular to find clues for new drugs...