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Diamond Defect Boosts Quantum Technology

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
New research shows that a remarkable defect in synthetic diamond produced by chemical vapor deposition allows researchers to measure, witness, and potentially manipulate electrons in a manner that cou...
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In vitro innovation: Testing nanomedicine with blood cells on a microchip

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Designing nanomedicine to combat diseases is a hot area of scientific research, primarily for treating cancer, but very little is known in the context of atherosclerotic disease. Scientists have engin...
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Off-the-shelf materials lead to self-healing polymers

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Look out, super glue and paint thinner. Thanks to new dynamic materials developed at the University of Illinois, removable paint and self-healing plastics soon could be household products.
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Arrowhead Reports Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Financial Results - Conference Call Today at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapeutics, today announced financial results for its fiscal 2014 first quarter ended December 31, 2013...
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Arrowhead to Participate in Panel Discussions at 16th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics, today announced that members of management will be panelists on two panel discussions...
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Imec Supplies Hyperspectral Imaging Sensor Technology for Commercial Camera Solutions

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
New strategic partnerships will expand the ecosystem around imec's hyperspectral image sensor technology to enable its successful commercialization into machine vision, medical imaging, remote sensing...
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Patterns of particles generated by surface charges: Disorder turns into order: scientists at the Vienna University of Technology can show how intricate structures can emerge from inhomogeneously charged particles

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Tuning the material structure at the nanoscale level can be really hard to achieve - but what if we had small particles, which assemble all by themselves, creating the required structure? At the Vienn...
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Nanostructured Coatings with Controlled Thickness Produced in Iran

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
Materials engineering and metallurgic researchers of University of Tehran succeeded in the creation of a dense nanostructured coating made of titania by combining sol-gel and electrophoresis methods.
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Leti Day Paris Will Be Held During Techinnov 2014 on Feb. 13

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
CEA-Leti will hold its annual Leti Day in Paris on Feb. 13 in Paris Orly, during Techinnov 2014, the B2B meetings dedicated to innovation in Europe. In addition to its booth at the event, Leti will ho...
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XEI Scientific appoint Eclipse Technologies as Distributors for the Northwest USA

February 5, 2014 - 7:45am
XEI Scientific Inc, maker of the popular EVACTRON® De-Contaminator™ Plasma Cleaning System for electron microscopes and other vacuum chambers, has appointed Eclipse Technologies to be the distributing...
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Modified Nanozeolite Boost Efficiency of Nickel Removal from Wastewater

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Islamic Azad University, Shahreza Branch, increased the efficiency of the removal of nickel (II) toxic ion from aqueous solutions by modifying clinoptilolite nanozeolite.
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Quicker method paves the way for atomic-level design

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
A new X-ray method will enable the development of more efficient catalysts. The method opens up new opportunities to work on atomic level in a number of areas of materials science. Researchers from Lu...
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Harper Government Strengthens Opportunities for Commercialization and Innovation at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Small- and medium-sized businesses across a range of sectors will soon have access to state-of-the-art prototyping and product validation services, thanks to a federal investment announced today by th...
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Iranian Researchers Produce Drug Nano Carriers for Liver, Spleen

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers used nanoparticles for the production of drug carriers that have high adsorption ability inside the liver and spleen but have low adsorption in other body organs.
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Iranian Scientists Take New Step towards Intelligent Analogue Processors at Nanometric Scale

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Sharif University of Technology used memristor nanostrcutures as programmable analogue memories to save parameters of phase calculation methods.
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Researcher Turns Sights on Prostate Cancer, Tissue Engineering, and Blood Vessel Repair

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
When biology and materials science converge, the results can be new materials that can be used to deliver targeted drugs, repair damaged arteries or rebuild failing tissues, such as the anterior cruci...
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Samsung invests in XG Sciences, to co-develop graphene-based batteries

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
XG Sciences announced that Samsung Ventures placed a strategic investment in the company. XGS did not disclose the terms of the investment, but they said that it will be used to "fund additional resea...
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Cancer research: New US patent to Swedish researchers

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Alf Månsson and Sven Tågerud, professors at Linnaeus University in Sweden, have been granted a patent in the US for their research on nanodiagnostics. Their ideas will, among other things, improve dia...
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Rice lab clocks ‘hot’ electrons: Researchers time plasmon-generated electrons moving from nanorods to graphene

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
Plasmonic nanoparticles developed at Rice University are becoming known for their ability to turn light into heat, but how to use them to generate electricity is not nearly as well understood.
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Edison electrifies scientific computing: NERSC Flips Switch on New Flagship Supercomputer

February 3, 2014 - 7:45am
The National Energy Research Scientific Computing (NERSC) Center recently accepted "Edison," a new flagship supercomputer designed for scientific productivity.
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