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Optical tweezers grab nanometre-sized objects

March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Optical "nanotweezers" that can grasp and move objects just a few tens of nanometres in size have been created by researchers in Spain and Australia. The new tool is gentle enough to grasp tiny object...
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Anti-counterfeit 'fingerprints' made from silver nanowires

March 22, 2014 - 7:45am
Unique patterns made from tiny, randomly scattered silver nanowires have been created by a group of researchers from South Korea in an attempt to authenticate goods and tackle the growing problem of c...
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Waterloo, Technion Partner to Advance Research, Commercialization

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Two of the world's top innovation universities hope to accelerate breakthroughs in research and commercialization with a new agreement signed during a joint conference in Israel today, Tuesday, March...
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NanoDiode launches Survey to examine Citizens’ Views on Nanotechnologies

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
The NanoDiode project has made available an online survey in 10 different languages that aims to generate in-depth knowledge of public preferences for nanotechnologies in order to enable responsive po...
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FibeRio® to Present “Polyester Nanofibers for Oil and Fuel Filtration" at AFS Spring 2014 Conference

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
FibeRio® Technology Corporation, the developer and manufacturer of ground breaking Forcespinning® nanofiber production systems, today announced that Leonard R. Castellano will be presenting "Polyester...
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Carl Zeiss Microscopy to support BBC Cloud Lab Scientists: Bugs, bats, and air cultures to be examined as blimp travels across the USA

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
The world's largest airship, the Skyship 600, made its way through the clouds on a month long journey across the United States. A team of British scientists made the air trek in a blimp as part of a B...
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Graphene industry takes further step towards commercialisation with Haydale IPO listing

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Haydale has announced plans to raise up to £10 million ($16.6 million) via an IPO on the UK's AIM. This is a demonstration of the financial confidence in the steps the industry, led by Haydale, is tak...
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No-refrigeration, spray vaccine could curb diseases in remote areas

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Title Pathogen mimicking nanovaccine platform technology: A new paradigm Abstract The design of vaccines and therapeutics to address infectious diseases is fraught with challenges ranging fro...
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Catching the early spread of breast cancer

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Title "Nano-flares" for the analysis of circulating cancer cells Abstract Cancer metastasis is the leading cause of mortality among cancer patients. Indeed, most traditional methods for diagn...
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Inventor of AFM-IR technique to receive the prestigious Ernst Abbe Memorial Award for pioneering field of nanoscale IR Spectroscopy

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
- Anasys Instruments is pleased to announce that the inventor of the AFM-IR technique, Professor Alexandre Dazzi from the Université Paris-Sud, is to receive the Ernst Abbe Memorial Award. The award i...
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First methodology to analyse nanometer line pattern images

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
To meet the increasing demand for smaller, faster, and more powerful devices, a continued decrease in the dimensions of active parts of devices is required.
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Toward 'vanishing' electronics and unlocking nanomaterials' power potential

March 20, 2014 - 7:45am
Brain sensors and electronic tags that dissolve. Boosting the potential of renewable energy sources. These are examples of the latest research from two pioneering scientists selected as this year's Ka...
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Agilent Technologies to Demonstrate New PXI Functional Test System at IPC APEX EXPO

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) will demonstrate its latest PXI Functional Test System, plus boundary scan and in-circuit test systems, at the IPC APEX EXPO, March 25-27, at the Mandalay Bay Reso...
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Iran Ranks 8th in World in Publication of Nanotechnology Articles

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iran stood 8th among the world states in publishing nanotechnology articles, showing a 13.4% growth in comparison with the previous year.
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Fabrics Resistant to Growth of Microbes Produced in Iran

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Islamic Azad University, Yazd Branch, used the advantages of nanotechnology to produce cotton clothes with high antibacterial properties.
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Scientists Produce Self-Cleaning Coatings on Glass Substrate

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers succeeded in the production of silica/titania/silica three-layer self-cleaning coating (SiO2/TiO2/SiO2) on glass substrate.
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TED Selects Nanotech for Branding and Security on 30th Anniversary Conferences: Nanotech and TED collaborate to create a custom security feature using nano-imaging

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Nanotech Security Corp. (TSX-V: NTS) (OTCQX: NTSFF) is pleased to announce that it has been selected to design and produce an exclusive event access ID and branding solution for the TED2014 and TEDAct...
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Acid folic was used in the production of the nanogel as targeting agent in drug delivery. The nanogel can be used in the treatment of cancer as a stable nanocarrier. Stability of nanocarriers is an important issue in target delivery mechanisms. Most of n

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:TINY), reported today that, as of December 31, 2013, its net asset value and net asset value per share were $122,701,575 and $3.93, respectively. The Company's Annu...
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Iranian Chemists Build Smart Armored Nanocarriers

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian chemical researchers used nanotechnology to produce smart nanogels with active targeting capability.
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Iran Produces 1st Anti-Cancer Nano Drug

March 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Iranian scientists have developed the country's first anti-cancer drug using nanotechnology, an official announced.
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