Latest Nanoshell Stories
Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have designed a nanoparticle that has a couple of unique — and important — properties.
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.
Plasmonic gold nanoparticles make pinpoint heating on demand possible.
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.
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.
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 â€“ not just shrinking the tumor but killing the cancer stem cells.
Self-assembly method yields materials with unique optical properties.
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.
Photothermal technique provides new way to track nanoparticles.
Nanoparticle could allow diagnosis, treatment in one visit.
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