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NanoBio Announces Corporate Name Change to BlueWillow Biologics and Closes $10M Series A Financing: Move Reflects Focus on Advancing Several Intranasal Vaccines to Human Studies

May 16, 2018 - 7:45am
NanoBio Corporation, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has changed its corporate name to BlueWillow Biologics® in conjunction with the closing of a $10 million Series...

Nanoscale measurements 100x more precise, thanks to improved two-photon technique

May 16, 2018 - 7:45am
The precision of measuring nanoscopic structures could be substantially improved, thanks to research involving the University of Warwick and QuantIC researchers at the University of Glasgow and Heriot...

Hematene joins parade of new 2D materials: Rice University-led team extracts 3-atom-thick sheets from common iron oxide

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
In the wake of its recent discovery of a flat form of gallium, an international team led by scientists from Rice University has created another two-dimensional material that the researchers said could...

Results To Date Of Keystone Nano’s Ceramide Nanoliposome Clinical Testing

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano, Inc. announces that clinical testing of Ceramide NanoLiposome (CNL) has cleared many hurdles and is at an important phase of discovery. CNL has been extremely well tolerated in patient...

Engineered polymer membranes could be new option for water treatment

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
The world's freshwater resources are in short supply. According to the United Nations, water scarcity affects an estimated 1.9 billion people and 2.1 billion people live with drinking water services t...

A designer's toolkit for constructing complex nanoparticles

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
A team of chemists at Penn State has developed a designer's toolkit that lets them build various levels of complexity into nanoparticles using a simple, mix-and-match process. "Researchers in areas as...

Scientists Pinpoint Energy Flowing Through Vibrations in Superconducting Crystals: Interactions between electrons and the atomic structure of high-temperature superconductors impacted by elusive and powerful vibrations

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
Manipulating the flow of energy through superconductors could radically transform technology, perhaps leading to applications such as ultra-fast, highly efficient quantum computers. But these subtle d...

Leti and Cellmic Join Forces to Speed Market Adoption of Lens-Free Imaging and Sensing Techniques

May 12, 2018 - 7:45am
Leti, a research institute at CEA Tech, and Cellmic LLC, a company dedicated to improving patient healthcare with smartphones and biophotonics, today announced that they joined forces to accelerate th...

Harvesting clean hydrogen fuel through artificial photosynthesis

May 10, 2018 - 7:45am
A new, stable artificial photosynthesis device doubles the efficiency of harnessing sunlight to break apart both fresh and salt water, generating hydrogen that can then be used in fuel cells.

Nanobiotix and Weill Cornell Medicine Partner on Pre-Clinical Research Inbox x

May 10, 2018 - 7:45am
NANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO – ISIN: FR0011341205), a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering new approaches to the treatment of cancer, announced today that it is launching a research colla...

Mining for gold with a computer: Texas A&M team gleans new insights on key material

May 8, 2018 - 7:45am
Engineers from Texas A&M University and Virginia Tech report important new insights into nanoporous gold--a material with growing applications in several areas, including energy storage and biomedical...

A powerful laser breakthrough: Lehigh research team demonstrates terahertz semiconductor laser with record-high output power

May 8, 2018 - 7:45am
The ability to harness light into an intense beam of monochromatic radiation in a laser has revolutionized the way we live and work for more than fifty years. Among its many applications are ultrafast...

National Space Society Applauds NASA's Support for Commercial Low Earth Orbit Space Stations

May 6, 2018 - 7:45am
On March 30th, 2018, NASA delivered to Congress the "International Space Station Transition Report" taking the first step toward a gapless transition from the government owned and operated Internatio...

Scientists verify a way of how to improve resolution of most powerful microscopes: The resolution and intensity of powerful nanoscopes could be enhanced by over 30% via non-spherical particle lenses

May 6, 2018 - 7:45am
Researchers from Tomsk Polytechnic University (Russia) and Bangor University (UK) have experimentally verified anomalous amplitude apodization for non-spherical particles for the first time. This phen...

Nanometrics Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results: Record Revenues, Gross Margin and Earnings; Outlook Strengthens for FY 2018

May 4, 2018 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018.

'Exceptional' research points way toward quantum discoveries: Rice University scientists make tunable light-matter couplings in nanotube films

May 4, 2018 - 7:45am
Rice University scientists are known for exceptional research, but a new paper led by physicist Junichiro Kono makes that point most literally.

Research gives new ray of hope for solar fuel

May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
The quest to develop the 'Holy Grail' of affordable, viable and environmentally-friendly fuels using sunlight has taken an exciting new twist.

The first PE blown films with nanotubes hit the Chinese market

May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
The first anti-static polyethylene films containing graphene nanotubes are being launched in China by a manufacturer of packaging for electronic products. Just 0.008% of TUBALL nanotubes in the film e...

Watching nanomaterials form in 4D: Novel technology allows researchers to see dynamic reactions as they happen at the nanoscale

May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
Technology takes multi-frame videos of nanoparticles as they form in space and time Being able to watch the particles form gives researchers insight into how nanoparticles self-assemble Knowing how...