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Latest Nanoshell Stories

2014-06-09 14:18:52

Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have designed a nanoparticle that has a couple of unique — and important — properties.

2013-04-29 14:20:45

In recent years, metal nanoparticles have showed great application prospect in the field of biological imaging, cancer diagnosis and treatment due to its unique optical scattering and optical absorption properties.

2013-01-03 18:11:18

Plasmonic gold nanoparticles make pinpoint heating on demand possible.

2012-02-07 21:14:41

Visitors to Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol Building may have experienced a curious acoustic feature that allows a person to whisper softly at one side of the cavernous, half-domed room and for another on the other side to hear every syllable.

2011-02-01 22:09:29

Rice University bioengineers and physician-scientists at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital have successfully destroyed tumors of human brain cancer cells in the first animal tests of a minimally invasive treatment that zaps glioma tumors with heat.

2010-10-28 11:43:01

Using tiny gold "nanoshells" to deliver just a little heat to breast tumor cells already treated with radiation boosts the killing potential of the treatment – not just shrinking the tumor but killing the cancer stem cells.

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2010-05-28 08:12:46

Self-assembly method yields materials with unique optical properties.

2010-03-04 13:00:00

MIAMI, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The rapidly growing field of nanotechnology and its future use in cosmetic products holds both enormous potential and potential concern for consumers.

2010-02-03 22:32:24

Photothermal technique provides new way to track nanoparticles.

2009-12-14 15:57:51

Nanoparticle could allow diagnosis, treatment in one visit.


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