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Iranian Scientists Measure Blood Sugar through Patient's Expiration

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran succeeded in the production of a sensor that finds the amount of blood sugar of diabetic patients by measuring acetone concentration in their expiration. ...
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Titania Nanocoating Helps Surface Modification of Artificial Bones

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran in association with their counterparts from University of Malaya, Malaysia, studied the modification of properties of human body implants by using titania...
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Nanotechnology in Energy Applications Market Research Report 2014-2018: Radiant Insights, Inc

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
RadiantInsights.com include new market research report "Nanotechnology in Energy Applications Market Research Report 2014-2018: Radiant Insights, Inc" to its huge collection of research reports.
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Biosenta Inc. Announces a New Disinfectant, Called "True"

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Biosenta Inc. (Biosenta) (CSE:ZRO) is pleased to provide an update of both the continuing laboratory testing of its new retail disinfectant, to be called "True", and the regulatory approval process in...
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Tumor micro-environment is a rough neighborhood for nanoparticle cancer drugs: Researchers look at area around tumors to help personalize treatment for triple-negative breast cancer

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanoparticle drugs--tiny containers packed with medicine and with the potential to be shipped straight to tumors--were thought to be a possible silver bullet against cancer. However new cancer drugs b...
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Materials - Efficient catalysts...

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Reduction of pollution from vehicles and power plants relies, in large part, on how effectively catalysts can oxidize nitric oxide (NO).
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Materials - Next-generation insulation ...

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
A composite foam insulation panel being developed by Oak Ridge National Laboratory and partners could reduce wall-generated heating and cooling loads in buildings by 38 to 50 percent, potentially savi...
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Nano - "Green" metal oxides ...

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Water and nano-sized particles isolated from trees, plants and algae are the ingredients of a new recipe for low-cost metal oxides that are widely used in displays, smart windows, magnetic memories an...
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Zinc oxide materials tapped for tiny energy harvesting devices: New research helps pave the way toward highly energy-efficient zinc oxide-based micro energy harvesting devices with applications in portable communications, healthcare and environmental moni

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
Today, we're surrounded by a variety of electronic devices that are moving increasingly closer to us - we can attach and wear them, or even implant electronics inside our bodies.
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Photonic crystal nanolaser biosensor simplifies DNA detection: New device offers a simpler and potentially less expensive way to detect DNA and other biomolecules through changes in surface charge density or solution pH

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
A simple method to sense DNA, as well as potential biomarker proteins of cancer or other diseases such as Alzheimer's, may soon be within reach - thanks to the work of a team of Yokohama National Univ...
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Researchers from MIPT predict properties of surface

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
An article in Physical Review Letters, which was written by a group of researchers led by Qinggao Wang from MIPT's Laboratory of Computer Design of New Materials, investigates the surface of titanium...
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Researchers develop novel multiferroic materials and devices integrated with silicon chips

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
A research team led by North Carolina State University has made two advances in multiferroic materials, including the ability to integrate them on a silicon chip, which will allow the development of n...
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SUNY Board Appoints Dr. Alain Kaloyeros as Founding President of SUNY Polytechnic Institute

January 14, 2015 - 7:45am
In support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's education-driven economic growth agenda for New York State, SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) today announced the SUNY Board of Trustees has appointed Dr...
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Iran Designs Magnetic Nano-Absorbents Cleaning Chemical Pollutants

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers at Shaheed Beheshti University designed Nano-absorbent separating chemical pollutants by high percentage.
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Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Announces AFM Image Contest Winners

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research is pleased to announce the winners of its AFM Image Contest. Congratulations to the Grand Prize winners Jessica Bickel and Kathy Aidala of Mount Holyoke College for...
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DNA-Based Biosensor Helps Better Designing of Anticancer Drugs

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology produced a DNA-based biosensor to better understand the performance of anticancer drugs.
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Linear Dimensions to Offer Joint Analog Solution For Fast-Growing Wearables and MEMs Sensors Markets

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES, a leading provider of advanced semiconductor manufacturing technology, and Linear Dimensions Semiconductor Inc., a semiconductor company specializing in low power analog and mixed sig...
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Iranian Researchers Prolong Life of Steel Armatures in Concrete Structures

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran used nanocomposite coatings to increase the strength and life of concrete structures.
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Iranian, Argentine Scientists Produce Biosensor from Graphene

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers in cooperation with their Argentinean counterparts succeeded in the production of a biosensor by using graphene sheets.
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Toward quantum chips: Packing single-photon detectors on an optical chip is a crucial step toward quantum-computational circuits

January 12, 2015 - 7:45am
A team of researchers has built an array of light detectors sensitive enough to register the arrival of individual light particles, or photons, and mounted them on a silicon optical chip. Such arrays...
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