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Sunscreen ingredient may prevent medical implant infections

November 13, 2015 - 7:45am
A common ingredient in sunscreen could be an effective antibacterial coating for medical implants such as pacemakers and replacement joints.

QD Vision Closes New Funding Round Adding Tsing Capital and BASF Venture Capital as Investors: New JDA with BASF Group Will Accelerate Path to Rec. 2020 Color

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
QD Vision, the leader in quantum dot technology for QLED displays, today announced a new round of investment led by Tsing Capital and BASF Venture Capital, prominent venture capital entities in Europe...

Ceapro Presents Unique Advantages of Its Disruptive Pressurized Gas Expanded Technology (PGX) at 2015 Composites at Lake Louise

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Ceapro Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CZO) ("Ceapro" or the "Company"), a growth-stage biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of active ingredients for healthcare and cosmetic indus...

University of Leeds Expands Structural Biology with Purchase of Multiple Titan Krios TEMs from FEI

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
The new microscopes in the Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology will enable transformation of research at the University of Leeds, and building of new collaborations in cryo-EM with academi...

New electron microscopy method sculpts 3-D structures at atomic level

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Electron microscopy researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a unique way to build 3-D structures with finely controlled shapes as small as one to two bil...

A new way to look at MOFs: International study challenges prevailing view on how metal organic frameworks store gases

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
An international collaboration of scientists led by Omar Yaghi, a renowned chemist with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), has developed a technique they dubbed "gas adsorption...

Nanopores could take the salt out of seawater

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
University of Illinois engineers have found an energy-efficient material for removing salt from seawater that could provide a rebuttal to poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s lament, “Water, water, every wh...

Bruker Introduces Ultima Investigator Microscope for In Vivo Imaging: Economical New Multiphoton Imaging System Provides Superior Sensitivity and Speed

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Today Bruker announced the release of the Ultima Investigator Multiphoton Microscope for high-performance in vivo imaging. Ultima Investigator utilizes a streamlined design that incorporates many of t...

Simple Method Emerged to Produce Titanium Dioxide Nanostructures

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Application of titanium dioxide nanostructures have significantly increased in the past few decades due to their various uses, including production of dye sensitized solar cells (DSSCs), hydrogen stor...

Conducting gels -- from waste to wealth

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Research by scientists at the University of York has demonstrated an innovative way of using a gel to extract precious metals such as silver and gold from waste and convert them into conducting nanopa...

Experiment records extreme quantum weirdness: An experiment in Singapore has pushed quantum weirdness close to its absolute limit

November 11, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers from the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) at the National University of Singapore and the University of Seville in Spain have reported the most extreme 'entanglement' between pairs of...

Thousands Visit SUNY Polytechnic Institute Sites in Albany, Utica, and Rochester for Annual Community Day Activities: Signature ‘NANOvember’ event highlights New York State’s pioneering nanotechnology-centered corridor as part of the eighth annual month-l

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Demonstrating extensive and sustained interest in Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s high-tech investment strategy which has made New York State a global leader in technology innovation, SUNY Polytechnic Inst...

Tomatoes get boost in growth, antioxidants from nano-sized nutrients

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
With the world population expected to reach 9 billion by 2050, engineers and scientists are looking for ways to meet the increasing demand for food without also increasing the strain on natural resour...

CE & Mobile, ADAS Makers Look to MEMS/Sensors Industry for Enhanced User Experiences at MEMS Executive Congress US 2015 --Smartphone, wearables, ADAS, VR Companies Engage with MEMS/Sensors Suppliers at MEMS & Sensors Industry Group’s annual executive even

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
MEMS & Sensors Industry Group’s MEMS Executive Congress® US 2015 -- held November 4-5 in Napa, CA -- gave some of the world’s leading manufacturers of virtual reality (VR), mobile handsets, wearables...

1st China-Iran Nanotech Matchmaking Event Held in Suzhou

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
The first China-Iran Nanotech Matchmaking event was held at Suzhou International Exhibition Hall on 29 October 2015, as a part of the Sixth CHInano Conference and Expo in cooperation with Iran Nanotec...

New Model Presented to Design, Produce Electronic Nanodevices

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers presented a new model to design and produce electronic switches.

Efforts to Obtain Drug Carrier Nanofibers to Treat Wounds

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers produced and studied laboratorial samples of nanofibers that have application in the treatment of wound and infection thanks to their antibacterial properties and ability to preve...

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Achieves 14nm FinFET Technology Success for Next-Generation AMD Products: Leading-edge foundry’s proven silicon technology poised to help enable significant performance and power efficiency improvements for AMD’s next-generation products

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced it has demonstrated silicon success on the first AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) products using GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ most advanced 14nm FinFET process technology. As a result of this mil...

Nanoparticle delivery maximizes drug defense against bioterrorism agent: UCLA team develops method for improving drug’s efficacy while reducing side effects

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Scientists from the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA have developed a nanoparticle delivery system for the antibiotic moxifloxacin that vastly improves the drug’s effectiveness against pneumon...

Using hydrogen to enhance lithium ion batteries

November 9, 2015 - 7:45am
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists have found that lithium ion batteries operate longer and faster when their electrodes are treated with hydrogen.