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Too-few proteins prompt nanoparticles to clump: Rice scientists: Blood serum proteins must find balance with therapeutic nanoparticles

February 1, 2016 - 7:45am
Blood serum proteins have been observed combining one-to-one with gold nanoparticles and prompting them to aggregate, scientists at Rice University reported.

Cellulose nanogenerators could one day power implanted biomedical devices

February 1, 2016 - 7:45am
Implantable electronics that can deliver drugs, monitor vital signs and perform other health-related roles are on the horizon. But finding a way to power them remains a challenge. Now scientists have...

Simplifying solar cells with a new mix of materials: Berkeley Lab-led research team creates a high-efficiency device in 7 steps

February 1, 2016 - 7:45am
An international research team has simplified the steps to create highly efficient silicon solar cells by applying a new mix of materials to a standard design. Arrays of solar cells are used in solar...

Israel: A Nanotech Superpower: Did you know that Israel is a hotbed for nanotechnology research and development?

February 1, 2016 - 6:16am
Israel has already established itself as a key player in the cybersecurity, networking, social media and telecommunications sectors. But did you know that Israel is also a hotbed for nanotechnology re...

Novel nanotechnology technique makes table-top production of flat optics a reality

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a simplified approach to fabricating flat, ultra-thin optics. The new approach enables simple etching without the use of...

Nano-coating makes coaxial cables lighter: Rice University scientists replace metal with carbon nanotubes for aerospace use

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Common coaxial cables could be made 50 percent lighter with a new nanotube-based outer conductor developed by Rice University scientists.

An alternative to platinum: Iron-nitrogen compounds as catalysts in graphene

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Fuel cells convert the chemical energy stored in hydrogen (H2) into electrical energy by electrochemically "combusting" hydrogen gas with oxygen (O2) from the air into water (H2O), thereby generating...

New record in nanoelectronics at ultralow temperatures

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
The first ever measurement of the temperature of electrons in a nanoelectronic device a few thousandths of a degree above absolute zero was demonstrated in a joint research project performed by VTT Te...

Scientists build a neural network using plastic memristors: A group of Russian and Italian scientists have created a neural network based on polymeric memristors -- devices that can potentially be used to build fundamentally new computers

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Scientists from the Kurchatov Institute, MIPT, the University of Parma (Italy), Moscow State University, and Saint Petersburg State University have created a neural network based on polymeric memristo...

Scientists provide new guideline for synthesis of fullerene electron acceptors

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
Organic/polymer solar cells represent the most important direction for green energy in the future. Fullerene electron acceptors have been widely used in organic/polymer solar cells as well as perovski...

IBS report electric transport across molybdenum disulfide grain boundaries: Scientific team from CINAP/IBS identifies previously undiscovered differences in grain boundaries

January 30, 2016 - 7:45am
The Center for Integrated Nanostructure Physics (CINAP) within IBS has reported results correlating the flake merging angle with grain boundary (GBs) properties, and proven that increasing the merging...

Tesla NanoCoatings Gains Talents of Joe Davis as Vice President-Sales Engineer

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
Tesla NanoCoatings, the world leader in nanotechnology for corrosion protection, announced a significant addition to its team. Joseph Davis has joined as vice president-sales engineering.

I-Minerals Receives Roskill Mineral Market Report

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
I-Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: IMA) (OTCQX: IMAHF) (the "Company") announces it has received a market study report from Roskill Consulting Group Ltd. (the "Roskill Report") that generally validates pr...

PEN Inc. Announces 1-for-180 Reverse Stock Split

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) (OTCQB: PENCD) ("PEN" or "the Company"), a global leader in developing, commercializing and marketing enhanced performance products enabled by nanotechnology, today announced a...

Therapeutic Solutions International Licenses Dexosome Clinical Stage Cancer Immunotherapy Product From Gustave Roussy European Cancer Centre: FDA Cleared Immuno-Oncology Technology to Resume Clinical Development for Solid Tumor Patients

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
Therapeutic Solutions International, Inc., (OTC PINK: TSOI) announced today the signing of an exclusive intellectual property license agreement with Gustave Roussy Transfert of Villejuif, France for a...

Researchers from the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA have created a new technique that greatly enhances digital microscopy images

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
The development is significant because digital imagery has led to many advances in microscopy, but digital microscopic imaging can sometimes result in blurry, pixelated images.

Designing a pop-up future: Simple origami fold may hold the key to designing pop-up furniture, medical devices and scientific tools

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
What if you could make any object out of a flat sheet of paper? That future is on the horizon thanks to new research by L. Mahadevan, the Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, O...

Scientists synthesize nanoparticles that can deliver tumor suppressors to damaged livers

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
UT Southwestern Medical Center chemists have successfully used synthetic nanoparticles to deliver tumor-suppressing therapies to diseased livers with cancer, an important hurdle scientists have been s...

QD Vision Named to the 2015 Global Cleantech 100 Under the Radar List: Quantum Dot Leader Recognized for Clean Technology Innovation

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
QD Vision, the global leader in quantum dot display technology, today announced it was named to the 2015 Global Cleantech 100 Under the Radar list, produced by Cleantech Group.

Digital Surf launches revolutionary SEM image colorization

January 28, 2016 - 7:45am
The Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) is widely used in various fields of industry and science because it is one of the most versatile imaging and measurement instruments. SEMs allow users to see det...