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Biomedical breakthrough: Carbon nanoparticles you can make at home

June 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers have found an easy way to produce carbon nanoparticles that are small enough to evade the body's immune system, reflect light in the near-infrared range for easy detection, and carry paylo...
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Stanford engineers find a simple yet clever way to boost chip speeds: Inside each chip are millions of tiny wires to transport data; wrapping them in a protective layer of graphene could boost speeds by up to 30 percent

June 20, 2015 - 7:45am
A typical computer chip includes millions of transistors connected with an extensive network of copper wires. Although chip wires are unimaginably short and thin compared to household wires both have...
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Solegear Further Strengthens its Product Development Team: New Hire Seeks to Create New, Disruptive, Sustainable Materials

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Solegear Bioplastic Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SGB) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Sadaf Shafiei Sabet to its biopolymer engineering team.
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A new look at surface chemistry: Technique for studying the atomic structure of material surfaces holds promise for catalysis, corrosion and other critical reactions

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
For the first time in the long and vaunted history of scanning electron microscopy, the unique atomic structure at the surface of a material has been resolved. This landmark in scientific imaging was...
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Toward nanorobots that swim through blood to deliver drugs (video)

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Someday, treating patients with nanorobots could become standard practice to deliver medicine specifically to parts of the body affected by disease. But merely injecting drug-loaded nanoparticles migh...
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On the Surface of Polymers

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Henniker Plasma, a UK based supplier of plasma surface treatment equipment and processes, document the advantages of plasma treatment to improve adhesion on a wide range of engineering polymers.
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Deben reports on how the University of Portsmouth use in situ µXCT compressive testing to help answer how materials respond to complex loading conditions

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for electron microscopy, report on the µXCT in situ testing being carried out in the School of E...
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Arrowhead Receives Regulatory Clearance to Begin Additional Phase 2b Studies of Hepatitis B Candidate ARC-520

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that its Clinical Trial Application for ARC-520, its clinical candidat...
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High-tech nanofibres could help nutrients in food hit the spot

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
New research outlines how the creation of ‘nanofibres’ could provide new and improved products and delivery systems for supplementary foodstuffs.
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Dyesol Joins Solliance as an Industrial Partner

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Dyesol Limited (ASX: DYE), world leader in the industrialisation of Perovskite Solar Cell (PSC) technology, and Solliance are pleased to announce they have signed an agreement formalising Dyesol's ent...
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Cellulose from wood can be printed in 3-D

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
A group of researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have managed to print and dry three-dimensional objects made entirely by cellulose for the first time with the help of a 3D-bioprinter. They...
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Graphene heat-transfer riddle unraveled

June 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers have solved the long-standing conundrum of how the boundary between grains of graphene affects heat conductivity in thin films of the miracle substance -- bringing developers a step closer...
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New Sensors Measure Blood Anti-Coagulation Drug

June 17, 2015 - 8:36am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology produced a highly sensitive and accurate sensor which can measure a type of blood anti-coagulation drug.
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Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Congratulates Key Customer for Winning Energy Conservation Awards: Paper Manufacturer Recognized for Lowering Energy Costs and Carbon Emissions

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC-PINK INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology based energy saving solutions, is pleased to congratulate their long-time customer, Seshasayee Paper and Boards Limited, a...
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Advanced Plasma Diagnostic for the Researcher

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
The Hiden EQP mass spectrometer system is a pure research tool specifically derived and enhanced for the plasma researcher, providing mass and energy analysis of both positive and negative process ion...
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Representatives of 8 South American Countries Visit Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
The ambassadors and charge d'affaires of 8 South American countries of Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, Cuba, Venezuela, Uruguay and Mexico paid a visit to Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (...
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Harris & Harris Group CEO to Speak on Bringing Early-Stage Innovations to Market at TechConnect Conference

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, will continue its support of innovation in technology and venture investing through it...
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World's thinnest lightbulb -- graphene gets bright! Columbia engineers and colleagues create bright, visible light emission from one-atom thick carbon

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institut...
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A protective shield for sensitive catalysts: Hydrogels block harmful oxygen

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
An international research team has found a way of protecting sensitive catalysts from oxygen-caused damage. In the future, this could facilitate the creation of hydrogen fuel cells with molecular cata...
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First full genome of a living organism assembled using technology the size of smartphone

June 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers in Canada and the U.K. have for the first time sequenced and assembled de novo the full genome of a living organism, the bacteria Escherichia Coli, using Oxford Nanopore's MinIONTM device,...
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