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Many Common Household Products Contain DNA-Damaging

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...

2014-04-14 08:40:31

CNO-TSX VENTURE CERRITOS, CA, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - California Nanotechnologies Corp. ("Cal Nano" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that revenues in the first quarter of the fiscal year to date (March 1st to April 15) have increased to over $67,000 US ($74,000 CDN) from approximately $17,900 US ($18,400 CDN) in the prior period. In US dollar terms, this represents an increase in revenues of approximately 274 percent over the same period last year. "This increase is...

2014-04-11 12:21:30

DUBLIN, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x3mz6c/global_chemicals) has announced the addition of the "Global Chemicals for Cosmetics and Toiletries Market Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x3mz6c/global_chemicals ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Chemicals for Cosmetics and Toiletries market to...

2014-04-11 08:27:10

DUBLIN, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdgg4j/nanomaterials_for) has announced the addition of the "Nanomaterials for Solar Cells, Displays, Sensors, Lighting and RFID Market Analyses and Driving Forces" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdgg4j/nanomaterials_for ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The use of...

2014-04-10 12:23:02

DUBLIN, Apr. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n8f6wz/microfluidics ) has announced the addition of the "Microfluidics Market By Materials, Pharmaceuticals, Drug Delivery Devices, IVD - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The microfluidics market is segmented based on materials, products, and applications. This report studies market trends for the...

2014-04-10 08:23:09

SAN MARCOS, Texas, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Materials Corp. (OTCQB:QTMM) announced today shipping size-optimized metallic oxide particles to a major Asian electronics conglomerate. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121120/DA16554LOGO QMC believes that this initial shipment will meet or exceed all the intended design goals and anticipates receiving favorable materials assessment for project advancement. For this project, and other current engagements with...

2014-04-09 12:23:34

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7xqbnv/advanced) has announced the addition of the "Advanced Functional Material Market For Low Carbon Applications - Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7xqbnv/advanced ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) AFM (Advanced Functional Material...

2014-04-09 08:22:27

CNO-TSX VENTURE CERRITOS, CA, April 9, 2014 /CNW/ - California Nanotechnologies Corp. ("Cal Nano" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that, pursuant to its previously announced non-brokered private placement of units, the Company has issued 5,290,296 units at a price of $0.135 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $714,189.96. Each unit consists of one common share in the capital of the Company (a "Common Share") and one-half of one common share purchase warrant. Each...

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...