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2014-02-25 06:25:25

Researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have demonstrated that they can make sensitive chemical analyses of minute samples of nanoparticles by, essentially, roasting them on top of a quartz crystal.

2011-10-31 22:42:59

From detecting pathogens in blood samples to the study of protein synthesis, Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) sensors have many uses in modern biology.

2010-04-29 06:45:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan recognizes MS Tech Ltd and its Sensor R&D Center with the 2010 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation for its patented High-Frequency Quartz Crystal Microbalance (HF-QCM) sensor technology.


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pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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