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Mayo Clinic researchers develop new tumor-shrinking nanoparticle to fight cancer, prevent recurrence

May 8, 2017 - 7:45am
A Mayo Clinic research team has developed a new type of cancer-fighting nanoparticle aimed at shrinking breast cancer tumors, while also preventing recurrence of the disease. In the study, published t...

Ultracold atom waves may shed light on rogue ocean killers: Rice quantum experiments probe underlying physics of rogue ocean waves

May 8, 2017 - 7:45am
By precisely controlling the quantum behavior of an ultracold atomic gas, Rice University physicists have created a model system for studying the wave phenomenon that may bring about rogue waves in Ea...

Looking for the quantum frontier: Beyond classical computing without fault-tolerance?

May 6, 2017 - 7:45am
A team of researchers from Australia and the UK have developed a new theoretical framework to identify computations that occupy the 'quantum frontier' -- the boundary at which problems become impossib...

Metal nanoparticles induced visible-light photocatalysis: Mechanisms, applications, ways of promoting catalytic activity and outlook

May 4, 2017 - 7:45am
In the quest to solve solar energy conversion as well as environmental remediation issues, photocatalysis using sunlight have been attracting tremendous attention. Various semiconductors with large ba...

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals to Webcast Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Results

May 4, 2017 - 7:45am
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced that it will host a webcast and conference call on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. EDT to discuss its financial results for the fisc...

Video captures bubble-blowing battery in action: Researchers propose how bubbles form, could lead to smaller lithium-air batteries

May 4, 2017 - 7:45am
With about three times the energy capacity by weight of today's lithium-ion batteries, lithium-air batteries could one day enable electric cars to drive farther on a single charge.

New Product Nanoparticle preparation from Intertronics with new Thinky NP-100 Nano Pulveriser

May 4, 2017 - 7:45am
In the impressive world of nanotechnology, getting to even smaller scale is increasingly important. For example, pharmaceutical companies who want their drugs to be faster acting on patients are consi...

Gold & Graphene Make Brain Probes More Sensitive Read more from Asian Scientist Magazine at: https://www.asianscientist.com/2017/05/tech/graphene-gold-brain-probe/

May 3, 2017 - 10:34am
A team from the Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST) has designed a small, flexible electrode that can read brain signals clearly. Their findings have been published in ACS Applie...

California Research Alliance by BASF establishes more than 25 research projects in three years

May 2, 2017 - 7:45am
BASF and UC Berkeley extend alliance for five years Anniversary Symposium marks progress of industry, university research collaboration Advancement made in intermetallic nanomaterials research

Affordable STM32 Cloud-Connectable Kit from STMicroelectronics Puts More Features On-Board for Fast and Flexible IoT-Device Development

May 2, 2017 - 7:45am
The new high-connectivity STM32L4 IoT Discovery kit (B-L475E-IOT01A) from STMicroelectronics gives unrivalled flexibility for developers building IoT (Internet of Things) nodes by supporting multiple...

Bar-Ilan University to set up quantum research center

May 1, 2017 - 1:04pm
Israel’s Bar-Ilan University is positioning itself to be a national leader in the field of quantum science and will soon open a center for research and development of quantum technology. The QUEST...

Geoffrey Beach: Drawn to explore magnetism: Materials researcher is working on the magnetic memory of the future

April 30, 2017 - 7:45am
Geoffrey Beach has been tinkering and building things most of his life, including some 50 model rockets that he built and launched while in high school in Oklahoma. But it wasn’t until his undergradua...

Using light to propel water : With new method, MIT engineers can control and separate fluids on a surface using only visible light

April 30, 2017 - 7:45am
A new system developed by engineers at MIT could make it possible to control the way water moves over a surface, using only light. This advance may open the door to technologies such as microfluidic d...

Graphene holds up under high pressure: Used in filtration membranes, ultrathin material could help make desalination more productive

April 28, 2017 - 7:45am
A single sheet of graphene, comprising an atom-thin lattice of carbon, may seem rather fragile. But engineers at MIT have found that the ultrathin material is exceptionally sturdy, remaining intact un...