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21st International Conference on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

January 7, 2018 - 7:45am
The 21st International Conference on Advanced Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is scheduled on June 21-23, 2018 at London, UK. Nanoscience Conference will be organized around the theme “Revealing the i...

Novel MOF shell-derived surface modification of Li-rich layered oxide cathode

January 7, 2018 - 7:45am
Rapid development of portable electronics and electric vehicles requires lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) to have high energy/power density, low cost, good safety and long lifespan. In a commercial LIB, t...

SNUH team develops new nanomaterial for thermal cancer therapy

January 5, 2018 - 12:02pm
The Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said Friday it has developed a new nanomaterial that can improve the therapeutic benefits of the thermal cancer therapy.

Viewing atomic structures of dopant atoms in 3-D relating to electrical activity in a semiconductor

January 5, 2018 - 7:47am
Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) and their research team involving researchers of JASRI, Osaka University, Nagoya Institute of Technology, and Nara Institute of Science and Tec...

Development of a nanowire device to detect cancer with a urine test

January 5, 2018 - 7:47am
Researchers centered at Nagoya University develop a nanowire device able to detect microscopic levels of urinary markers potentially implicated in cancer.

Ocean Optics Grows Sales Organization with Executive Appointments: Henry Langston promoted, Christine Stannard joins spectral sensing product developer

January 5, 2018 - 7:47am
Ocean Optics (oceanoptics.com) has appointed two new executives to its sales and marketing team. Henry Langston has been promoted to Vice President of Strategic Marketing, and Christine Stannard has b...

Electronically-smooth '3-D graphene': A bright future for trisodium bismuthide: Electronically-smooth nature of trisodium bismuthide makes it a viable alternative to graphene/h-BN

January 4, 2018 - 7:45am
Researchers have found that the topological material trisodium bismuthide (Na3Bi) can be manufactured to be as 'electronically smooth' as the highest-quality graphene-based alternative, while maintain...

Paving the way for a non-electric battery to store solar energy: UMass Amherst scientists say a polymer chain organized like a string of Christmas lights assists energy storage

January 4, 2018 - 7:45am
Materials chemists have been trying for years to make a new type of battery that can store solar or other light-sourced energy in chemical bonds rather than electrons, one that will release the energy...

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Files for Regulatory Clearance to Begin Phase 1/2 Study of ARO-HBV

January 1, 2018 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced that it filed a regulatory submission to begin a Phase 1/2 study of ARO-HBV, which is being developed as a potentially curative therapy fo...

Study resolves controversy about electron structure of defects in graphene

January 1, 2018 - 7:45am
Researchers in Brazil calculated the overall electron structure of the vacancy region of a crystal lattice through the unprecedented use of a hybrid functional method, which yielded results compatible...

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Files for Regulatory Clearance to Begin Phase 1 Study of ARO-AAT

January 1, 2018 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced that it filed a regulatory submission to begin a first-in-human study of ARO-AAT, a second-generation investigational medicine for the tre...

'Quantum material' has shark-like ability to detect small electrical signals

December 30, 2017 - 7:47am
ABSTRACT Perovskite Nickelates as Electric Field Sensors in Salt Water Zhen Zhang1,*, Derek Schwanz1,*, Badri Narayanan2, Michele Kotiuga3, Joseph A. Dura4, Mathew Cherukara2, Hua Zhou5, John W...