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Antimicrobial edible films inhibit pathogens in meat

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Antimicrobial agents incorporated into edible films applied to foods to seal in flavor, freshness and color can improve the microbiological safety of meats, according to researchers in Penn State's Co...
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Iranian, Finnish Scientists Present New Model to Determine Nanocomposites Properties

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology in association with Finnish researchers from Alto University presented a micromechanical model that is able to predict mechanical properties o...
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Production of Nanocapsule from Sea-Buckthorn Extract in Iran

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Pharmaceutical Sciences Branch of Islamic Azad University used sea-buckthorn extract to produce nanocapsules which are able to protect the drugs located in them and have appli...
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Shining a light on heart disease

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
A study to investigate how nanoparticles could be used to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease has received £3 million funding.
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Edgy Look at 2D Molybdenum Disulfide: Berkeley Lab Researchers Observe 1D Edge States Critical to Nanoelectronic and Photonic Applications

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
The drive to develop ultrasmall and ultrafast electronic devices using a single atomic layer of semiconductors, such as transition metal dichalcogenides, has received a significant boost. Researchers...
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High Quality Three-Dimensional Nanoporous Graphene

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Three-dimentional (3D) nanoporous graphene with preserved 2D Dirac electronic characters was successfully synthesized by Dr. Yoshikazu Ito and Prof. Mingwei CHEN at Advanced Institute for Materials Re...
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Battelle Develops Self-Healing Smart Beads That Detect and Repair Corrosion

Nanotech-Now - May 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Battelle scientists have developed a tiny bead, the Battelle Smart Corrosion Detector™ bead, that not only detects corrosion but delivers a payload to help heal the microscopic cracks that rust create...
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Buzz Aldrin, Elon Musk Lead List of Luminaries at NSS International Space Development Conference in Los Angeles: May 14-18 Event is Open to the Public with Paid Registration

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
The 33rd Annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC 2014) kicks off on Wednesday, May 14, for five days of presentations, panels, exhibits, lunches and dinners celebrating this year's the...
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Dolomite Microfluidics and Sphere Fluidics partner to deliver world leading droplet based technology

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Sphere Fluidics and The Dolomite Centre Ltd. have now signed an exclusive distributor agreement for Sphere Fluidics' trademarked range of unique biochips, surfactants and other specialist chemicals fo...
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TenasiTech secures investment to ‘toughen up’ acrylic glass

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
TenasiTech Pty Ltd is pleased to announce that it has secured almost a million dollars in investment to drive the commercialisation of its range of plastics nanoadditive products. A consortia of Angel...
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Arrowhead to Present at Deutsche Bank 39th Annual Health Care Conference

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that Bruce Given, M.D., Chief Operating Officer, will present at the D...
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Mass Spectrometer tracks fast gas pulses

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Hiden Analytical announce a new gas analyser - the HPR-20 TMS system - specifically configured for analysis of fast transient pulses and rapid compositional changes in gaseous processes. Initially dev...
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Researchers find the accelerator for molecular machines

Nanotech-Now - May 3, 2014 - 7:45am
How hard can it be to make a wheel rotate in a machine? Very hard actually, when the wheel sits in one of those nano-small molecular machines that are predicted to be running our future machines. But...
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